Durham Public Schools has some of the best student-athletes and athletic programs in the state! Our middle and high schools offer numerous opportunities for students to participate in a wide range of sports. Preliminary information is here, and we recommend you contact your school directly for more detailed information. A list of the school athletic directors can be found below.If your child attends a magnet school that does not offer any athletic programs, your child may be eligible to play sports at his or her base school instead.Middle School Sports
The Durham Athletic Conference comprises the middle schools in this school district. All sports are not offered at all middle schools. Please check with your middle school to find out if a certain sport is offered at that school.
Students in our middle schools can play the following sports:
Fall Winter Spring Cross Country Basketball Baseball Football Wrestling Soccer (Girls) Soccer (Boys) Softball Volleyball Track & FieldDurham Athletic Conference (DAC)All middle schools are a part of the Durham Athletic Conference.High School Sports
All sports are not offered at all high schools. Please check with your high school to find out if a certain sport is offered at that school.
Fall Winter Spring Cross Country Basketball Baseball Football Indoor Track Womens' Soccer Mens' Soccer Swim Softball Volleyball Wrestling Track & Field Field Hockey Cheerleading Lacrosse Womens' Tennis Mens' Tennis Womens' Golf Mens' Golf Gymnastics Cheerleading
Durham’s high schools are members of different state conferences, based on their size.
DAC-VII (4A) Northern Lakes 3A Hillside DSA Jordan Southern Northern Southern