Our School Mission

DN Mission Statement

We believe that it is our responsibility to create a warm welcoming environment where positive interactions through respect, responsibility, safety, and perseverance are valued, modeled and encouraged by all. Communicating as a collaborative team, the faculty and staff of Durham Nockamixon Elementary School put children first as they are at the center of everything we do.


  • We strive for academic excellence by utilizing a variety of differentiated instructional techniques in order to provide our students the instruction they deserve.
  • Through the implementation of School wide positive behavior interventions and supports, we strive to develop and define consistent student expectations and accountabilities.
  • As a school community, we strive to build relationships by engaging families and stakeholders in renewed school activities and outreach programs.