About Us

Durham High School is recognized as a 2019 California Distinguished School for its outstanding education programs and practices.


To prepare students for independent, responsible, successful lives after high school, and to foster self-worth, a love for lifelong learning, and a commitment to global responsibility for all students, we at Durham High School will provide an environment and experiences that will encourage each individual to achieve full potential in these areas:

  • Physical health

  • Emotional maturity and wellbeing

  • Academic preparation

  • Intellectual development

  • Social responsibility

  • Ethical values