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Annual Iditarod Races and ELA Unit

Our 6th grade English/Language Arts classes followed the annual Alaskan...

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Info Night for New Honors Program at CDMS

Learn about the exciting new middle school honors program at the...

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News & Announcements

There is a scheduled Emergency Early Dismissal drill on Friday, April 21. All students will be dismissed 15 minutes early. Middle/high school students will be dismissed at 2 p.m., and elementary students will be dismissed at 3:05 p.m. [Read more]
We are very interested in the perspective of our district families and believe it is an important part of our planning. Our family/school partnership is central to our students’ successes. [Read more]
REQUIRED SCHOOL CALENDAR CHANGES April 6, 2017 Dear Cairo-Durham School District Families, [Read more]
Help ignite the creativity and a student interest in STEM by donating to the Camp Invention registration fees! [Read more]
Do you know an organization or individual who should be recognized for their efforts?  The Cairo-Durham CSD Board of Education has established a Distinguished Service Award and a Mustang Excellence Award to recognize and show appreciation to individuals, groups, businesses and/or students who have worked to support public education in the Cairo-Durham Central S [Read more]
Our 6th grade English/Language Arts classes followed the annual Alaskan Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race during their Survival Unit, in which they selected and followed a musher (sled driver) while reading “Guts” and “Woodsong” by Gary Paulsen. The latter is an autobiographical account of Paulsen's 1983 Iditarod run. Throughout the unit, students worked on many gro [Read more]
Learn about the exciting new middle school honors program at the CDMS Honors Informational Night on Monday, April 10, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Cairo-Durham Middle School auditorium.  We recommend that parents/guardians and students in Grades 4-8 attend, though the event is open to anyone who wants to know more about honors classes at the middle school level.  [Read more]