2019-2020 EVENTS

PALETAS Y PROFESORES

AUGUST 2019

DURHAM ELEMENTARY

HOSTED BY THE SCHOOL

 

BOO HOO YAHOO BREAKFAST

AUGUST 2019

DURHAM ELEMENTARY

Join us in the library after drop off for breakfast, if you are boo hooing or yahooing!!

 

SPOTTY FUN RUN

SEPTEMBER 2019

DURHAM ELEMENTARY

EVENT CHAIR: STACY MOORE | DURHAMPTAFIT@GMAIL.COM

FUNDRAISING SITE: COMING SOON

Get ready for the most fun fundraiser of the year – Spotty Fun Run! Students will complete 30-35 laps (35 laps max) around a Fun Run track on campus to raise funds for Durham. The event is kicked off with a pep rally in the cafeteria and then students gather pledges (flat rate and per lap options available) via the Boosterthon website. More details coming soon.

 

SOIREE IN THE SHADOWS GALA

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2019 | 6:30-11PM

SPJST LODGE 88 | 1435 BEALL STREET, HOUSTON, TEXAS 77008

EVENT CHAIR/ CO-CHAIR: LAURA TRACY/ KRISTEN BURNS | DURHAMPTAGALA@GMAIL.COM

Raise your wallets from the dead for our biggest fundraiser of the year. Soiree in the Shadows, an adult-only gala, will be hosted on Friday, October 25 at the SPJST Lodge. Come in costume and show your support for Durham when you buy your admission tickets, participate in the silent and live auctions, or participate in spooky activities and games like aura and tarot card readings. Proceeds help make meaningful improvements to the school as well as support important programs for our students. Dinner is provided with all admission tickets, and you can sponsor your favorite teacher or staff member attending with a discounted teacher ticket. Child care for Durham students is provided by After3 for an additional charge.Venue is BYOB for wine and spirits, beer, water and sodas can be purchased on site. If your business is interested in sponsoring or you would like to volunteer contact durhamptagala@gmail.com.

 

BOOK FAIR

NOVEMBER 2019 & APRIL 2020

DURHAM ELEMENTARY

EVENT CHAIR: ALISA TACKETT | DURHAMPTABOOKS@GMAIL.COM

Hosted in the fall and spring semesters, Book Fair is an awesome way for student's to purchase new books while supporting the on campus library. Students will preview the Book Fair early in the week to make their shopping lists, and then attend a shopping session with their class later in the week. Class shopping times will be communicated via Living Tree. Before school and after school shopping is available as long students are accompanied by a parent or guardian.

IFEST

DECEMBER 2019

DURHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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Tell customers more about you. Add a few words and a stunning pic to grab their attention and get them to click. This space is ideal for writing a detailed description of your business and the types of services that you provide. Talk about your team and your areas of expertise. 

 

SPOTTY MART

DECEMBER 2019

DURHAM ELEMENTARY

EVENT CHAIR: COMING SOON

Spotty Mart is an on campus, week-long holiday mart geared towards Durham student's holiday shopping lists! Students will attend a shopping session with their class during the week to buy holiday gifts for their families, friends, and teachers. Class shopping times will be communicated via Living Tree. Items range in price from $0.25 to $10.00. Items are gift wrapped free of charge and sent home with the students.

 

SPRING FLING

APRIL 2020

DURHAM ELEMENTARY

EVENT CHAIR: GLORIA BOUNDS | EMAIL COMING SOON

TICKETS: COMING SOON

Celebrate spring at Durham with Spring Fling! Hosted on campus on a Saturday, students and their families are invited to a festival including rides, activities, and concessions. Tickets are required.

 

FAMILY DANCE

MAY 2020

LOCATION: COMING SOON

EVENT CHAIR: COMING SOON

TICKETS: COMING SOON

Current Durham students and their adult date(s) are invited to dance the night away. Couple and single tickets are available for purchase, and tickets are required to attend.

 

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