Winston Baccus Written by  May 09, 2018

Happygrams - Good News 5/9/18 - Alumni Elected to MUS Student Council, DI State Tourny

MUS Student Council

Congratulations to our alumni who were recently elected to the student council at Memphis University School:

Rising Ninth Grade Student Council representatives:

  • James Allen
  • Brooks Croone
  • Edward Grinder
  • Will Jenks
  • K.J. Milan
  • Fred Schaeffer

Rising Eighth Grade Student Council representatives in alphabetical order:

  • President, Curtis Givens
  • Vice-President, Van Abbay
  • Jack Cousins
  • DeWitt Shy
  • William Tayloe
  • Tanner Williams
  • Andrew Xu

Destination Imagination State Tournament Results

All of our Destination Imagination teams had a strong showing at the state tournament:

DI of the Tiger- 3rd Place Finish

  • William Levy
  • Henry Lindeman
  • Lee Couloubaritsis
  • Wallace Bell
  • Sai Madasu
  • Ihsan Omer
  • Parth Patel

Flaming Fajitas- 4th Place Finish

  • Owen Gooch
  • Wills Frazer
  • Charlie Bragg
  • Sam Scull
  • Whitt Stockburger
  • Matthew McKay
  • Davis Rudd

Nerd Herd- 4th Place Finish

  • Kevin McCullers
  • Henry West
  • Will Ballard
  • George Calzada

Titanium Speedsters- 6th Place Finish

  • John Norfleet
  • Trey McDonald
  • Charles Doughtie
  • Aadil Omer
  • Sohum Verma
  • Tread Kiser

MemKids- 2nd Place Finish

  • Jack Fowler
  • Stephen Nash
  • Elston Liles
  • Amrik Chakravarty
  • Marcus McCullers
  • West Lewis
  • Carson Smith

Talented Boys!

On May 1st, we held our first-ever After-School Talent Show:


Children's Author David Greenberg Visits PDS

Boys learned about poetry and Civil Rights history on April 30 when children's author David Greenberg visited. Mr. Greenberg’s father, Jack Greenberg, was the leading Civil Rights attorney for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during the 1960’s.

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Bowling with Mentors

Mentoring is a crucial component of our Building Boys, Making Men character education program. To celebrate the end of a great year, Fifth-grade boys and their mentors went bowling on Tuesday, May 8.


Sixth-Grade Boys and Their PK Buddies

Our boys don't just receive mentoring, they pass it on. Each year, our sixth-grade boys meet with a PK buddy throughout the year.


PDS Bands in Concert

Now in its third year under the direction of Stephanie Hancock, our Beginning Band and Crusader Bands performed in concert on April 26 and again on April 27 at an assembly for PDS students.

Winston Baccus

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