Why Donate?

_mg_5541Our school is not tuition driven, but completely dependent on private donation. Every dollar donated to Durham Nativity School allows us to continue our mission.

  • $25,000: Covers high school tuition costs for our entire graduating class
  • $15,000: Covers the cost of uniforms, meals, student testing, and graduation
  • $10,000: Covers transportation costs
  • $5,000:   Covers the cost of instructional software
  • $3,000:   Covers the cost of sending a student to summer camp
  • $2,500:   Covers the cost of technology used in the classrooms
  • $1,500:   Covers the cost of our sports programs
  • $1,000:   Covers the cost of student field trips
  • $500:      Covers the cost of providing current reading materials for the student library

Aside from money, we’re always searching for supplies, sponsorships and other special ways to enrich our students’ experience at DNS. Our Wish List includes:

School/Office Supplies:

  • Books on CD
  • Educational Games: Chess Boards, Mancala, Puzzles, etc.
  • Spanish Pocket Dictionaries
  • Handheld pencil sharpeners
  • School Supplies
  • Postage Stamps
  • Books for the library (middle school appropriate)
  • White or colored copier paper
  • Paper (lined)
  • Notebooks
  • Art Supplies
  • Tickets for Events & Shows (middle school appropriate)
  • Subscriptions to magazines (middle school appropriate)
  • Cleaning Supplies


  • Digital Projector
  • Graphing Calculators
  • Memory Sticks
  • Projector Screen
  • Computers (Google Chromebooks)
  • Laser Printers (black & white and color)
  • Sports Equipment (basketball, soccer)
  • Tool Box /Tools


  • Student Scholarship
  • High School Scholarship Assistance
  • Summer Camp
  • Newsletter
  • Annual Report
  • Team Sponsor (Basketball, Soccer)