6th Grade and Small Group Concert

This Tuesday, December 3rd is the 6th Grade and Small Group Concert. Please read the following for your respective concert attire and report time.
Concert Attire -6th grade: Grey polo, black pants, and black shoes -Small Group: Jeans and small ensemble shirt  Report Times -Report time for 6th grade Brass and Percussion is 6:00PM. Concert will begin at 6:30PM. -Report time for Durham Winds and Jazz Band is 6:30PM. Concert will begin at 7:00PM -Report time for 6th grade Woodwinds and French horns is 7:00PM. Concert will begin at 7:30PM. 
Once your student is done performing, they are free to go. If you choose to stay, our other ensembles would appreciate your support. 
Parent Volunteers!! If you are interested and available to help supervise students before and during concerts, please email us at
Yay Band!!

Future Allatoona Buccaneers

8th Grade Parents,  If your child is interested in being in the Allatoona Marching Band, there is an informational meeting Tuesday, November 12. The meeting will be held in the band room at Durham Middle Schooland will begin at 6:00PM. See the link below for more information:

Yay Band!

Costume Concert

7th and 8th Grade Bands will have their annual Costume Concert on Tuesday, October 29 starting at 6:30 pm.  Please, have students at Durham by 6 pm to get ready for the concert.  All costumes for the concert should be school appropriate and please refrain from any masks or facepaint as it hinders the ability to play the instruments.  Any students not wearing a costume please wear a collared shirt and jeans.

Fundraiser Party

Tonight we will have our Fundraiser Party for everyone who sold 5 items or more in the Fundraiser.  The party will be from 4:30-6 pm.  The students will stay after school to attend the party.  Please, be sure to be here at 6 to pick up your students.

Formal Uniform Fitting

7th and 8th Grade,

We will have our formal uniform fitting next week on August 27th from 4:30-6:30.  All 7th grade students will need to get sized for their formal uniform, 8th graders only need to be fit if they are new to Durham or have outgrown their uniform from last year.

Open House

Parents and Students,

This Tuesday we have 6th Grade Open House and Thursday we have 7th/8th Grade Open House.  Both will start at 7 pm.

6th grade students will also find out their instruments this week and will start playing on Monday August, 19th.