Elementary

  • Checkout Books from the PDS Library This Summer

    May 16, 2021

    The PDS library is excited to announce that we be electronically checking out books again this summer! Please use this form to request a book.

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  • Elementary Parent Night - Thursday, September 3

    August 26, 2020

    Our annual Elementary Parent Night will be held on Thursday, September 3. All meetings will be held via Zoom. Links to access the meetings will be emailed out next week.

    • 1st and 2nd Grade, 6pm
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  • Elementary Back-to-School Zoom Meetings

    August 13, 2020

    Mark Fruitt and I look forward to having you join us for an in-depth discussion of your son's upcoming school year! Meeting links were emailed to parents this morning and they are available below. You can expect the meeting to last for an hour. If you are unable to attend, a recording will be made available. You can request the recording by

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  • Sign-Up for the PDS Lunch Program

    August 7, 2020

    It is time to sign-up for the PDS Lunch Program! We will be offering a complete menu of hot lunches cooked on campus. The cost for the 1st Semester Lunch Plan is $505. The cost for the 1st Semester Drink Plan is $95.

    Erin Greer is the point person for the lunch program.

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  • Gerrin Murray

    August 5, 2020
    Position: Technology Fellow/4th Grade Homeroom
    Last Name: Murray
    First Name: Gerrin
    Division: 4th Grade, Elementary, Technology
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Technology Fellow/4th Grade Homeroom
  • AR Testing from Home - Updated URL

    June 18, 2020

    PDS upgraded the Renaissance program the last week of May, and AR is now open for students to take tests from home.

    The update has given us a new URL (web address) and looks a bit different. You may still use the link in your son's summer work folder to access AR, but it will redirect you to our ...

  • Lydia Butler

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Senior Kindergarten Teacher
    Last Name: Butler
    First Name: Lydia
    Division: Senior Kindergarten, Early Childhood
    Phone - Work: 901-507-3496
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.A., M.Ed.
    Senior Kindergarten Teacher
  • Tosha Smith

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Senior Kindergarten Teacher
    Last Name: Smith
    First Name: Tosha
    Division: Senior Kindergarten, Early Childhood
    Phone - Work: 901-507-3492
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.S.
    Senior Kindergarten Teacher
  • VIDEO: Elementary Talent Show!

    May 1, 2020
    YouTube:

    Singers, Musicians, Martial Arts and even some Engineering, we have a great show for you today! Kick back and enjoy nearly an hour worth of the talents of PDS boys!

  • Waddell Bobo

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Custodian
    Last Name: Bobo
    First Name: Waddell
    Division: Housekeeping, Maintenance
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Custodian
  • Jackson Boyd

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Fifth and Sixth Grade Science Teacher
    Last Name: Boyd
    First Name: Jackson
    Division: 5th Grade, 6th Grade, Elementary
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: BS in Biology, Mississippi State University; MAT, University of Memphis.
    Fifth and Sixth Grade Science Teacher
  • Diann Belote

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Fifth Grade Teacher
    Last Name: Belote
    First Name: Diann
    Division: 5th Grade, Elementary
    Phone - Work: 901-507-3483
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.S.Ed. University of Memphis; M.Ed. University of Memphis
    Fifth Grade Teacher
  • Alice Ball

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Nurse
    Last Name: Ball
    First Name: Alice
    Division: Early Childhood, Elementary, Support
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4627
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.A. Psychology, Southern Methodist University; B.S.N., University of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Nurse
  • Elizabeth Bell

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
    Last Name: Bell
    First Name: Elizabeth
    Division: Pre-Kindergarten, Early Childhood
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4662
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.S. in Early Childhood, The University of Memphis
    Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
  • Kim Bridgforth

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Director of Annual Giving
    Last Name: Bridgforth
    First Name: Kim
    Division: Advancement
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4606
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.A., The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

    Director of Annual Giving

  • Ginny Brundick

    March 27, 2020
    Position: First Grade Teacher
    Last Name: Brundick
    First Name: Ginny
    Division: 1st Grade, Elementary
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    First Grade Teacher
  • Shari Caruthers

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Junior Kindergarten Teacher
    Last Name: Caruthers
    First Name: Shari
    Division: Junior Kindergarten, Early Childhood
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4659
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.S. University of Tennessee at Martin
    Junior Kindergarten Teacher
  • Sherry Creasman

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Fourth Grade Teacher (Math)
    Last Name: Creasman
    First Name: Sherry
    Division: 4th Grade, Elementary
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4638
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.A., M.Ed., P.Z. Harvard
    Fourth Grade Teacher (Math)
  • Vonzell Cribbs

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Head of Security
    Last Name: Cribbs
    First Name: Vonzell
    Division: Security
    Phone - Work: 901-603-5687
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Head of Security
  • Cynthia Cross

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Director of Special Events and Parents' Association Liaison
    Last Name: Cross
    First Name: Cynthia
    Division: Advancement
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4691
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.S., Vanderbilt University
    Director of Special Events and Parents' Association Liaison
  • Beverly Crutcher

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Housekeeping
    Last Name: Crutcher
    First Name: Beverly
    Division: Housekeeping
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Housekeeping
  • Christine Driskill

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Reading, 4th Grade
    Last Name: Driskill
    First Name: Christine
    Division: 4th Grade, Elementary, Special Areas
    Phone - Work: 901-507-5002
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111

    Reading, 4th Grade

  • Tom Edwards

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Counselor
    Last Name: Edwards
    First Name: Tom
    Division: Special Areas
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4645
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Counselor
  • Ann Clark Elmore

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Elementary Administrative Assistant
    Last Name: Elmore
    First Name: Ann Clark
    Division: 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, Elementary, Support
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4607
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: BBA in Managerial Finance, University of Mississippi
    Elementary Administrative Assistant
  • LaWanda Fields

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Child Development Center
    Last Name: Fields
    First Name: LaWanda
    Division: Early Childhood, Support
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4600
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Child Development Center
  • Lili Frye

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Mandarin Chinese (3rd-6th Grades)
    Last Name: Frye
    First Name: Lili
    Division: 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, Elementary, Special Areas
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4696
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.A., East China Normal University
    Mandarin Chinese (3rd-6th Grades)
  • Ashley Garner

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Sixth Grade Teacher
    Last Name: Garner
    First Name: Ashley
    Division: 6th Grade, Elementary
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4664
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.A., University of Tennessee at Martin, M. Ed., Union University
    Sixth Grade Teacher
  • Nancy Gentry

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Learning Specialist - SK
    Last Name: Gentry
    First Name: Nancy
    Division: Senior Kindergarten, Special Areas
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4623
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.A., M.Ed.
    Learning Specialist - EC
  • Lynley Goddard

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Senior Kindergarten Teacher
    Last Name: Goddard
    First Name: Lynley
    Division: Senior Kindergarten, Early Childhood
    Phone - Work: 901-832-6372
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111

    Senior Kindergarten Teacher

  • Brooke Haley

    March 27, 2020
    Position: Third Grade Teacher
    Last Name: Haley
    First Name: Brooke
    Division: 3rd Grade, Elementary
    Phone - Work: 901-842-4687
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Work Address: 4025 Poplar Avenue
    Work City: Memphis
    Work State: TN
    Work Zip: 38111
    Degrees: B.S. Ed.
    Third Grade Teacher
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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.

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