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5th Grade

  • The Humble Hero - Virtue Breakfast - Friday, October 13

    September 11, 2023

    Our Virtue breakfasts help boys learn more about what it means to be a man while spending time with an adult that is teaching them about manhood. So, we are hosting a monthly breakfast focusing on the 7 Virtues of Manhood at school.

    Our 7 Virtues of Manhood Breakfasts are for elementary grade

  • Sign-Up For Crusader Band

    September 11, 2023

    Calling all 5th and 6th graders! It’s time to join the PDS Crusader Band! Our band director, Mr. Terry Himebook, has met with the boys and invites all boys to consider joining the band this year.

    Fifth-grade students involved in the PDS band will

  • Crusader Cafe is Back - November 3 - Sign-Up to Perform!

    September 6, 2023

    Hey Parents,

    Crusader Café is back for another year. For those of you who do not know, Crusader Café is an opportunity for a boy to showcase his musical talents to his peers and others during lunchtime. We will be dining and entertaining everyone from the Fellowship Hall.

    Below are the dates for the Crusader

  • PDS Launches Outdoor Cultural Expeditions Trip for 5th-6th Grades

    August 31, 2023

    Our Cultural Expeditions program is now fully launched with the addition of a summer 2024 trip for our 5th and 6th grade boys.

    This year’s PDS Outdoor trip will be a five day excursion through two of our nation’s most beautiful national parks: Yellowstone and Grand Teton. The boys will enjoy scenic views of wildlife, geysers,

  • Elementary Parent Night - This Thursday

    August 28, 2023

    We are excited to have Elementary Parents on campus this Thursday, August 31 for Parent Night! Parents will have an opportunity to visit classrooms and hear from teachers. The evening will begin at 6pm. This evening is just for parents; boys shouldn’t attend.

    1st-3rd Grade Parents:
    Please plan to report directly to your

  • Palmer Albertine

    August 7, 2023
    Position: Dean of Students
    Last Name: Albertine
    First Name: Palmer
    Division: 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, Elementary, Admission, Support
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4630
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Dean of Students
  • VR Breakaway for 5th and 6th Grades

    August 7, 2023

    Dear 5th and 6th Grade Parents –

    In an effort to build greater teamwork, camaraderie and service among our fifth and sixth grade boys, we will again be taking them off campus to Victory Ranch for what promises to be fun-filled and spirit-filled days of challenge and adventure.


    • 6th Grade Breakaway –
  • Sign-Up for the PDS Lunch Program

    July 17, 2023

    We offer a complete menu of hot lunches cooked on campus for 1st-6th grades. The cost for the 1st Semester Lunch Plan is $575. The cost for the 1st Semester Drink Plan is $110.

    Menu items are made from fresh and wholesome ingredients. There are many options available and each boy should be able to choose a balanced meal even if he does

  • Summer Learning

    May 24, 2023

    Dear Parents,

    Today, every boy in 1st – 5th grade received a red folder containing his required summer reading and math assignments.

    The folder contains all the information your son will need in order to complete his required summer work. Just as last year, all required math assignments are contained within the red

  • Tuesday - Field Day for 1st-6th

    April 20, 2023

    Grades 1 – 3 (8:30 – 11:30am)
    Grades 4 – 6 (12:00 – 3:00pm)

    Dear PDS Parents,

    It is time once again for our annual Field Day filled with team play and fun activities for everyone. To encourage sportsmanship, camaraderie, and a team concept, our format will be class versus class for each grade