The Shield — A Monthly News Show by Students - Episode 2

Fri, Feb 2 in News

Parents' Association Nominations for 2020-2021

Wed, Feb 2 in News

Help PDS "Share the Love" with Advance Memphis

Tue, Feb 2 in Strategic Parenting Blog

PDS Maker Faire - Thursday April 16

Tue, Feb 2 in News

The Premiere of "The Shield" — A Monthly News Show by Students

Fri, Jan 1 in News

A Reminder of Our Inclement Weather Communications Procedures

Mon, Nov 11 in News

Student Directory App for Mobile Phones

Tue, Aug 8 in News

Birthday Book Club - Honor Your Son on His Birthday

Sat, Aug 8 in News

The Fall 2019 Issue of PDS Spirit is Here

Tue, Jul 7 in News

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Tips for Selecting the Perfect Private School for Your Child

Selecting an independent school for your child is a big decision. Therefore, it can seem overwhelming and a bit daunting. Here are a few tips to help make the admission process to an independent school a little less stressful.

PDS Named Apple Distinguished School

Presbyterian Day School (PDS) is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2014–2016.

Headmaster Steve Hancock will announce the honor at a special school assembly on Friday, January 21, 2015. Apple representative Jennifer Saunier will be on hand to make the official presentation.

Answering Boys' Questions about the Journey to Manhood

Can you answer these questions? Will you?

I asked this question to seven boys this morning:

If you could have one question answered about the journey ahead, what would it be?

 

Here are their questions:

A Customized Approach to Math

Adapting to the Learner + Adjusting the Curriculum

A changing world creates design opportunities for the smart and flexible school like PDS. “Historically, learning is one size fits all, yet classrooms have very diverse learners. Some students master concepts and skills relatively quickly and are rarely challenged, while other students need extra direct instruction and practice time on various skills and concepts,” says PDS Headmaster Lee Burns. “Smart schools are designing learning environments that adapt or adjust the curriculum on a daily basis to the needs of each learner rather than the learner being expected to plow through a set curriculum at a set pace.”

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Visit Presbyterian Day School

Presbyterian Day School (PDS) is a private, Christian preschool and elementary school serving 500 boys from 2-years-old through 6th grade.

With our mission of striving to glorify God by developing boys in wisdom and stature and favor with God and man, we take a holistic approach to education, nurturing the heart, soul, mind, and body of each boy.