Grades: PK-6 | 637 students
Boys love to compete and problem-solve. Today, 4th graders worked in teams to build the tallest tower from paper and tape.
Boys are idea-makers, problem-solvers, solution-seekers and sometimes they are even bridge-builders!
- Presbyterian Day School strives to glorify God by developing boys in wisdom and stature and in favor with God and men.
- An all boys school serving PK-6th grade, PDS creates a culture of thinking where the students learn to think creatively and critically with a global perspective.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
National Coalition of Boys' Schools
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-6|
|Total Students||637 students|
|Student Body Type||All-boys|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 17%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||78 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(khaki pants, collared shirts, belts)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$16,310|
|% on Financial Aid||
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Rachel Bishop|
|Admissions Associate||Brooke Clement|
|Total Sports Offered||6 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketball, Cross Country,
Soccer, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||1 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||5th & 6th Grade Band 5th & 6th Grade Band,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
MemphisGrades: PK-8 | 228 students
30 Avon Road
Memphis, TN 38117
MemphisGrades: PK-12 | 861 students
1381 W Massey Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
MemphisGrades: NS-8 | 348 students
5217 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38119
MemphisGrades: NS-K | 22 students
2755 Appling Rd
Memphis, TN 38133
MemphisGrades: NS-8 | 218 students
5296 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN 38119
PDS provides a loving and nurturing environment for our boys where they can grow academically, emotionally, and spiritually. The curriculum is challenging and engaging. PDS realizes that no two boys are alike, and our boys are provided with a safe environment where they can not only be themselves, but learn to be proud of the man they are becoming and the man God created them to be. The faculty and staff at PDS love our boys and truly care about them. They care about the "whole" boy, academically, emotionally, and spiritually. PDS is an amazing school, and we wouldn't have our boys anywhere else.
- Posted by Parent - amand
PDS provides my son with a loving and nurturing environment while encouraging him to strive for excellence in academics, music/art, sports and most importantly, life. The time the teachers and administrators spend building his confidence is priceless. As a fifth grader, he is fully prepared for the challenges that lie ahead in the next steps of his education.
- Posted by Parent - aae_0
February 23, 2017
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