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Back-to-School - Sign-Ups, Dates, and Information for Parents

The new school year is upon us! Don’t miss these important dates and details that will help us start the school year smoothly.


First Day of School


Class Rosters

Class Rosters were emailed today. If you did not receive the rosters email, please use this form to report it.


Parent Meetings

  • Early Childhood: Tuesday, August 13 at 8:30am in the Fellowship Hall 2PC Chapel

  • 1st Grade: Monday, August 12 at 8:00am in the Hussey Commons

  • 2nd Grade: Monday, August 12, 1:00pm in the Hussey Commons

  • 3rd Grade: Monday, August 12, 2:30 pm in the Hussey Commons

  • 4th Grade: Tuesday, August 13, 1:00pm in the Hussey Commons

  • 5th Grade: Tuesday, August 13, 2:30pm in the Hussey Commons

  • 6th Grade: Tuesday, September 10, 8:00am in the Hussey Commons

  • Elementary Parent Night (1st–6th), Thursday, August 29 at 6:00pm in the Fellowship Hall


Lunch Program

For the 2019-2020 school year, PDS is returning to preparing fresh food on campus.

Read more: PDS Lunch Program for 2019–2020

Sign-Up for lunch by August 8.


Summer Reading and Math Assignments (1st–6th Grades)

Reminder: All summer reading and math assignments for 1st–6th are due on the first day of school.


AfterCare / Sibling Stay

Sign-Up for AfterCare and/or Sibling Stay

Read the Student Handbook Entry for AfterCare


Student Handbook

Please review the PDS Student Handbook which can always be found via the Parent menu on the website.

You can find academic policies and procedures, carpool maps, lunch schedules and more in the handbook.

Early Childhood Handbooks

YK, PK, JK, and SK also have handbooks with additional information specific to each grade. Parents will receive information about these handbooks at the Early Childhood meeting.


Carpool Maps

Consult the carpool entry in the Student Handbook for carpool rules and procedures.


Spirit Sale

Don’t miss the Parents’ Association’s annual Back-To-School Spirit Sale beginning Monday, August 12 at 8:00am in the PDS Lobby.

Spirit Sale Hours

Date Hours
Monday, Aug 13 8:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday, Aug 14 8:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday, Aug 15 8:15am - 2:00pm


Subscribing to Class Calendars

You can add your son’s classroom calendar to your device. Learn More


Email Newsletters

All parents have been subscribed to the 2 main lists we use to communicate:

List Description
A grade-level "Emergencies and Updates" list Used sparingly for major news, weather-related information, etc.
A class-level “News” list Used for The weekly PDS Express newsletter, the weekly newsletter from your son’s teacher, and any important information from the classroom during the week

If you would like to opt-out of either of these lists, follow the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of any email you receive from the school.

Homework Emails

1st–6th grades also have an optional homework email. To sign-up for homework emails, visit the Communication Preferences page.


Parents' Association Volunteer Form

By virtue of being a parent of a PDS student, all parents are members of the Parents’ Association. There is no membership fee or charge for belonging to the Parents’ Association.

The Parents’ Association seeks to provide support to the school through volunteer assistance and service. Each year, the Parents’ Association works closely with the administration to assist the school.
Familiarize yourself with our upcoming events, mark them on your calendar, and use the Volunteer Form to plug yourself in!

Volunteer Now

AfterCare Registration for 2019-2020

Happy Summer to everyone!

It’s that time of year to talk AfterCare registration. We need to know if your son is going to be with us this year!

Emergency Medical Permission Form - Required for All Boys

A permission form for emergency medical treatment is required for all students. It will be kept on file with the school nurse.

Important: All parents must complete this form as soon as possible. This will ensure the safety and well-being of your son in case of illness or injury.

Emergency Medical Permission Form

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