Thu, Oct 19, 2017

Boys in 4th and 5th grade should wear long khaki pants and the assigned shirt color (polo style, collared shirt) with a belt, socks, and school shoes.

5A Kim Pruitt5B Marshall Hatcher5C Windy May5D Marie Duncan
Arnold, Mikey
NAVY
Brundick, Louis
NAVY
Arthur, Charlie
RED
Allen, Gray
RED
Brown, Griffin
RED
Coleman, Benjamin
RED
Billups, Bryan
WHITE
Bragg, Charlie
WHITE
Bruce, Andrew
NAVY
Frazer, Bennett
RED
Childress, Colt
WHITE
Burke, Patrick
WHITE
Chapman, Milling
RED
Frazer, Wills
RED
Crabtree, Hyde
RED
Chakravarty, Amrik
NAVY
Craft, William
RED
Gooch, Owen
WHITE
Donato, Houston
NAVY
Davis, Tucker
NAVY
Ford, Jackson
NAVY
Gowen, Wilkes
RED
Fowler, Jack
NAVY
Davis, Turner
RED
Gerhart, Charlie
NAVY
King, Chrishton
WHITE
Ganguli, Sohan
RED
Liles, Elston
RED
Godwin, John LoganLightman, Aidan
WHITE
Lewis, West
RED
Lowery, Palmer
NAVY
House, Henry
NAVY
Mabie, Kyle
RED
Mariencheck, Grant
WHITE
Martin, Jack
NAVY
Kimmel, Coleman
NAVY
Marek, Paul
WHITE
Martin, Wesley
RED
McEwan, Luke
NAVY
Laughlin, Edwin
NAVY
McKay, Matthew
WHITE
Maurette, Jude
NAVY
Moore, Marcus
NAVY
McDonnell, Hays
NAVY
Peters, Jackson
WHITE
McCullers, Marcus
RED
Parker, Owen
NAVY
Mednikow, Parker
RED
Ray, Michael
NAVY
Miller, Stanton
RED
Patel, Kushal
WHITE
Moore, Wils
RED
Scull, Sam
NAVY
Nash, Stephen
WHITE
Richards, Bo
RED
Renovich, William
WHITE
Smith, Alex
WHITE
Redd, John
RED
Rudd, Davis
WHITE
Schroerlucke, Samuel
WHITE
Smith, Carson
RED
Steffens, George
RED
Schell, Baker
WHITE
Snider, Bradley
WHITE
Solberg, Cooper
RED
Stockburger, Whitt
RED
Spear, Watson
RED
Yarbro, Michael
WHITE
Thompson, Hall
NAVY
Tashie, James
RED
Winstead, Samuel
RED
Fri, Oct 13, 2017

REGISTRATION AND FEES:

Please register your son online by Friday, October 20th.

The cost to play Intramural Basketball is $225.00 and will be billed to your PDS account. This fee will help pay for the league expenses, referees, team pictures, and uniforms that the boys will keep. Any boy who has not previously submitted a physical and the necessary concussion and cardiac arrest forms needs to do so before the first practice. All forms can be turned in to the school nurse.

LEAGUE

After everyone has signed up, the players will be divided up evenly and put on a team with one of the PDS coaches. They will play only PDS teams. There will be three separate leagues (4th Grade League, 5th Grade League, and 6th Grade League).

SCHEDULES

The complete schedule for all practices and games, with all times and dates, will be out soon. Each team will have one or two activities a week beginning mid-November.

The 4th Grade League will participate on most, but not all, Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The 5th Grade League and the 6th Grade League will participate on most, but not all, Wednesdays and Fridays.

PRACTICES

Practices scheduled on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday will start at 3:25pm and all boys should be picked up in front of the main PDS lobby at 4:30pm. Wednesday practices will start at 2:55pm and all boys should be picked up in front of the main PDS lobby at 4:15pm.

GAMES

Games scheduled on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday will start at 3:25pm and all boys should be picked up in front of the main PDS lobby at 4:30pm. There will be double-headers on Wednesdays. The first games will start at 3:00pm and all boys should be picked up in front of the main PDS lobby at 4:00pm. The second games will start at 4:00pm and all boys should be picked up in front of the main PDS lobby at 5:00pm. All boys participating in Wednesday double-header games will dress out together immediately after school. Boys participating in the second games will sit in the bleachers and watch the first games.

DRESS CODE:

Boys must wear their uniforms and basketball/tennis shoes at all practices and games.

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions please call me at the Athletic Department, 842–4626.

Register for Basketball

Wed, Sep 27, 2017

Steve Hancock - Advancing Our Mission

Welcome to the Crusader Cafe: Amidst the chicken sandwiches, chips, classical and classic rock music, and cheers, classroom lessons are stashed when no one’s looking.

Read The Gift of Music - Crusader Cafe, for a primer on Presbyterian Day School's Crusader Cafe:

The Gift of Music

Crusader Café is back for another year!
Crusader Café is held during lunchtime and is a time where a boy can showcase his musical talents to his peers and others. Again, we will be dining and entertaining everyone in the Fellowship Hall.

Dates for the Café

  • Thursday, October 19
  • Thursday, January 25
  • Thursday, April 19

There are 2 requirements your son must meet in order to play at Crusader Café.

  1. He must be taking lessons (If he is not taking lessons, he must audition for Mrs. Southerland)
  2. He must be practicing regularly

“Practice isn’t the thing you do once you’re good. It’s the thing you do that makes you good.” Malcolm Gladwell Outliers

Please use the spreadsheets linked below to view available time slots (each date can have 5 boys maximum per grade signed up).  Please enter your child's first and last name and his homeroom teacher's name on the date you would like.

1st Grade2nd Grade 3rd Grade4th Grade5th Grade 6th Grade

Fri, Sep 22, 2017

If you attended the Costa Rica informational meeting, please remember to email Mark Fruitt by THIS TUESDAY, September 26th, to let him know if your son will be attending the trip this summer.

If you were unable to attend and are interested in your son going, see attached document and contact Mark Fruitt for more information. 

Plans will be finalized by Thursday, September 28th.

 

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5th LA - Duncan

  • Monday

    Reading: Read 20 pages; complete 1 "fix-up" strategy by Friday.

    Writing: Any incomplete writing done during class time becomes homework.
    Grammar: Watch the TWO tutorials over adjectives phrases and adverb phrases.  Take notes.
    Vocab: Practice Membean for 15 minutes on 3 different nights this week. Make sure that it is completed by Thursday night.

    Spelling: Spelling 4 quiz will be given on Friday.

    Upcoming Test: Preposition Unit Test Wednesday, Oct. 25th

    Tuesday

    Reading: Read 20 pages; prepare for a context clue quiz tomorrow.
    Writing:  Any incomplete writing done during class time becomes homework.

    Grammar: prepare for a checking-in tomorrow.; the checking-ins will spiral and contain questions about all you have learned so far.

    Vocab: Practice Membean for 15 minutes on 3 different nights this week. Make sure that it is completed by Thursday night.

    Spelling: Spelling 4 quiz will be given on Friday.

    Wednesday

    Reading: Read 20 Pages.
    Writing: Any incomplete writing done during class time becomes homework.

    Grammar:  Begin creating a study guide in preparation of next week's prepositional phrase test; it will be due on Tuesday, Oct 24. Finish incomplete reflections and extra practice for below 70 on the checking-in.

    Vocab: Practice Membean for 15 minutes on 3 different nights this week. Make sure that it is completed by Thursday night.

    Spelling: Spelling 4 quiz will be given on Friday.

    Thursday

    Reading: Read 20 pages.
    Writing: Any incomplete writing done during class time becomes homework.

    Grammar: Work on your study guide in preparation of the Preposition Unit Test. It is due on Tuesday, Oct. 24.

    Vocab: Practice Membean for 15 minutes on 3 different nights this week. Make sure that it is completed by Tonight.

    Spelling: Spelling 4 quiz will be given on Friday.

    Friday

    Reading: Read 20 pages.

    Grammar: Work on your study guide in preparation of the Preposition Unit Test. It is due on Tuesday, Oct. 24.

    Spelling: Complete the spelling write offs 20x for each misspelled word if you make below 70.

5th Math

  • Monday
    • Practice Problems  (Due on Tuesday)

     

    Due: Tuesday, 17 October 2017
    Task(s)

    Complete class work.

    Study for test on Unit 5

    Test on Unit 5 is on Friday. 

    Due: Wednesday, 18 October 2017
    Wednesday

    Complete class work.

    Study for test on Unit 5

    Test on Unit 5 is on Friday. 

    Due: Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Task(s)

    Complete class work.

    Study for test on Unit 5

    Test on Unit 5 is on Friday. 

    Due: Friday, 20 October 2017
    Friday

    Unit 6 day 1 -- Take Notes

    Due: Monday, 23 October 2017
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