Presbyterian Day School
5.00 (2 reviews)
Presbyterian Day School Photo #3 - We know that boys aren't afraid to get hands-on — even when dissecting a heart!
Presbyterian Day School Photo #4 - We know that every boy is unique — from his personality to his learning style to his socks!
Presbyterian Day School Photo #7 - Boys love to compete and problem-solve. Today, 4th graders worked in teams to build the tallest tower from paper and tape.
Presbyterian Day School Photo #8 - Boys are great at channeling their natural energy into becoming better makers and problem solvers.
Presbyterian Day School Photo #9 - 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 2 year olds-6th grade, PDS creates a culture of thinking where the students learn to think creatively and critically with a global perspective.
Presbyterian Day School places among the top 20% of private schools in Tennessee for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- Student Body Largest student body
- School History Oldest founding date
|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 Nursery/Preschool-6|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||519 students|
|Student Body Type||All-boys|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 16%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||78 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||16 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(khaki pants, collared shirts, belts)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$20,490|
|% on Financial Aid|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Rachel Bishop|
|Admissions Associate||Emily Lequerica|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketball, Cross Country,|
Track and Field
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||4 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Destination Imagination, Robotics Club
Arts and Music Programs:
5th & 6th Grade Band
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Memphis Grades: NS-8 | 189 students
30 Avon Road
Memphis, TN 38117
(901)435-5801 1.5 NS-8
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
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