Where We Are Located

Durham Location

We are located at 706A 9th Street, Durham, NC 27705, on the second floor above Francesca’s Dessert Caffe. Free two-hour on-street parking is available, and there is a $1 per hour City of Durham parking lot directly across the street.

Dimensions Family School

At our Durham location, we have:

  • three teen classrooms and a teen-only lounge space
  • a family common room for all members
  • art tinkering area for all members
  • two Foundations (elementary) classrooms
  • a dedicated space for our Discovery students aged 4-6


Chatham Location

 Serving ages 4-19, DFS Chatham, located at 15 Nota Road, Moncure, NC 27559, provides an outdoor early school, elementary, middle and high school program. Offerings include academic courses in math, science, reading, writing, and history, as well as project-based courses in creek and ecosystem monitoring, growing, cooking, and selling crops, animal husbandry, engineering, construction, woodworking, metalworking, and glass fusing.

DFS Chatham is nestled in a small, vibrant community near Pittsboro with several homeschooling families and neighbors with various backgrounds, resources, and skills to share. Located on a 150 acre campus of forest, trails, ponds, creeks, animal and vegetable farms, orchards, a playing field, and a wood, glass, and metalworking shop. DFS facilities also include classrooms, a common area, and a full kitchen.

Located at the southern tip of Jordan Lake, it is a 10 minute drive to Pittsboro, a half hour to Cary and Chapel Hill/Carrboro, and 45 minutes to DFS Durham.

Dimensions Family School