I was so anxious about getting my son into PDS, but the school was so friendly and put me at such ease during the admission process.
Leigh Ann Rogers
Mother of Thomas, Class of '14
The admission process begins in Fall 2012 when 2013-14 applications are available online to those interested in admission.
We prefer that you apply online; however there are down-loadable forms available below as well as hard copies available in the admission office. Please submit your application to PDS with the $75 application fee (waivers are available to those who qualify).
Admission Steps for 2013-14 School Year
Please take the following steps:
Step 1: Complete an application for admission:
$75 Application Fee via Credit Card
Note: Follow the instructions on at the beginning of the application process.
Please complete these forms and return them to PDS for processing.
- Early Childhood Information/Observation Release (for PK, JK, SK applicants)
- Transcript Release Form (for 1st-6th grade applicants)
- Parent Questionnaire
Please download and complete the forms listed below. All forms are set up so that you can complete them on your computer before printing them.
$75 application fee via check.
Early Childhood (PK, JK, SK) Applicants
(PK applicants only)
(JK applicants only)
Elementary Division (Grades 1-6) Applicants
After completing these forms, return them to PDS for processing:
Presbyterian Day School
4025 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38111-6022
Step 2: Visit PDS
Schedule a personal tour and appointment with the Director of Admission and Enrollment or attend an Open House.
Step 3: Testing
The admission office schedules all testing and Early Childhood screening during the spring and summer as applications are received. Please call 842-4618.
Download Records Release Forms
(right click to download)
Step 4: Records Release Form
Return Records Release Form (found with the online applicaton or in your son’s application packet) to PDS as soon as possible. This form is required by your son’s school to release records and/or recommendations.
Admission for 2014 and Beyond
Please fill out an inquiry
and your son will be added to the admission database to be contacted for future application, or you may fill out an online application for the year you wish to apply Be sure to keep your contact information current.