Articles tagged STEAM
  • Robotics Team Competes in West Tennessee Competition

    February 8, 2023

    PDS would like to congratulate our Robotics teams on a successful competition this weekend. The Robotics teams competed against 25 other teams from the West Tennessee region. These boys worked very hard and walked away with two awards! These awards are not just for having the fastest robot and highest points. These awards are given based on a

  • Derby Days '21 - STEAM-Infused Learning Experience

    November 11, 2021

    We’re bringing Derby Days back again!

    The Elementary Division will break away from our regular schedule on November 22 and 23 to engage in two days of STEAM-infused learning.

    This year the boys will become race car designers and race their creations down a custom track inspired by ...

  • Video - Derby Days - Fall Breakaway 2019

    October 9, 2019

    The Elementary Division breaks away from our regular schedule on the two days leading into Fall Break to engage in two days of STEAM-infused learning.

    This year the boys become race car designers and raced their creations down a custom track inspired by and built by PDS alum, Parker Joyner and his team at

  • Fall Breakaway 2018 - Da Vinci Days

    October 11, 2018

    On Tuesday and Wednesday, October 3 and 4, the elementary division held the 2nd Annual Fall Breakaway days event. Boys explored science, technology, engineering, art, and math projects through the lens of Leonardo da Vinci.

  • Thinkers and Tinkerers Show Off Projects at PDS Maker Faire

    May 2, 2017

    On April 20, PDS was introduced to the “Greatest Show and Tell on Earth” at our first ever Maker Faire, a celebration of innovation and creativity. PDS boys were encouraged to embrace the maker movement and make a project at home to showcase on this night. Whether the project involved science, engineering, art, technology, food, games, or

  • Video: PDS Golf and Games - Fall Breakaway 2016 - a STEAM Experience

    October 4, 2016

    How do you get over 400 elementary school boys focused on learning when it’s 2 days until Fall Break?

    How about a 2-day STEAM experience: PDS Golf and Games!

    Boys built their own carnival games and a miniature golf course.

    Special thanks to Golf and Games Family Park for partnering on this STEAM


Presbyterian Day School (PDS) is a private, Christian preschool and elementary school serving boys from 2-years-old through 6th grade for almost 75 years.

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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