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Spring Band Concert: Thursday April 25

Wed, Apr 4 in News

Strategic Dads - Training World Changers • Wed., April 24

Mon, Apr 4 in News

Social Media, Smart Phones, and Gaming: What is Right For Your Family?

Tue, Apr 4 in Strategic Parenting Blog

Grandparents' Day 2019 - October 25 - Save the Date

Wed, Apr 4 in News

Parent Book Club: Raising Grateful Kids in an Entitled World

Wed, Apr 4 in News

The Spring 2019 Issue of PDS Spirit is Here

Wed, Mar 3 in News

Summer Camps 2019!

Wed, Mar 3 in News

Calendar at a Glance - 2019-2020

Thu, Jan 1 in News

Want to Be a Better Dad? Announcing the 2019 Spring Sessions for Strategic Dads

Wed, Jan 1 in News

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Tyler Massey '02 who was playing baseball in a Class High-A game on one of the fields at the Colorado Rockies' complex was needed in a big league exhibition game for the Colorado Rockies.  Entering the game in the fifth inning, Massey drilled a home run breaking his bat on a 1-0 pitch in his first at-bat!  Congratulations Tyler and best wishes for continued success!

Saturday's edition of The Commercial Appeal includes an article on our customized approach to math.

Student Learning Thrives in High-Tech Classroom CA-article-photoPhoto by Jim WebberEarly afternoon math class at Presbyterian Day School looks unusually like a think tank.

Wifi work stations are scattered around a large room. Boys of all ages are working individually or in groups. Some are sprawled across vinyl-upholstered cubes, others are lounging in black rubber "bungee chairs." At one station, Philip Wunderlich, 12, is Skyping with a virtual tutor so familiar, he calls him Uncle Mark.

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Presbyterian Day School's recent announcement about PDS and The Martin Institute for Teaching Excellence being selected to host the Harvard Graduate School of Education's Project Zero Conference in 2014 was featured in today's Commercial Appeal:

Harvard partners with Presbyterian Day School to offer conference in Memphis

Harvard University will be conducting a teacher-training conference at Presbyterian Day School next winter, focused on the work of Project Zero, a research team in the university's graduate school of education.

"A lot of work is done with schools, but also museums and other nontraditional sites of learning," said Project Zero education coordinator Jim Reese. "We're looking at how do you think creatively and push thinking to a new level."

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Congratulations to PDS Alum Wil Rainer '07 who has signed with Sewanee to play Lacrosse in the fall.  Best wishes for a great upcoming season as well.

On theCalendar

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Apr
Monday

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Apr
Tuesday

24
Apr
Wednesday
Fellowship Hall at Presbyterian Day School
6:45 am - 8:00 am
For all dads • Breakfast or lunch sessions available • More Info

24
Apr
Wednesday
B100 (Church)
8:15 am
Meets on 2nd and 4th Wednesdays. Join other moms in praying for our boys, families, faculty, and school.

24
Apr
Wednesday
Fellowship Hall at Presbyterian Day School
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
For all dads • Breakfast or lunch sessions available • More Info

25
Apr
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 am

25
Apr
Thursday
Fellowship Hall
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

26
Apr
Friday

Thank you to all the PDS faculty, boys, and parents for clipping Box Tops. Enjoy a Dress Down Day on Friday, April 26 for all your efforts this school year.

Since the inception of the program 10+ years ago, PDS has received over $29,600 from Box Tops for Education. That’s A LOT of Box Tops!

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