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Providence Day School exists to inspire in its students a passion for learning, a commitment to personal integrity, and a sense of social responsibility.

An independent, college preparatory school, grades Transitional Kindergarten through 12

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Posted Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 
Five Providence Day School strings and band students have been selected for the 2017 Senior Western Regional Orchestra.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 
Providence Day School 9th-graders took part in their second "Be the Change" day Feb. 21, part of a yearlong service-learning program to study poverty in Mecklenburg County and obtain hands-on experience with different area organizations.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 
Providence Day School's 8th-grade class took part in a Character Education Day Feb. 21, designed to encourage students to reflect on the traits of perseverance, integrity, self-motivation and empathy.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 
Both the Providence Day School varsity girls and boys basketball teams won Charlotte Independent School Athletic Association conference titles Feb. 10.
Posted Monday, Feb 13, 2017 
Providence Day School senior Janelle Bailey received her McDonald's All American recognition after the varsity girls basketball game in the Mosack Athletic Center Feb. 10.
Posted Friday, Feb 10, 2017 
Nine Providence Day School student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent during a celebration in the McMahon Fine Arts Center theater Feb. 10.
Posted Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 
Providence Day School once again partnered with Joined in Education (JIE) to host "How to Raise an Adult" with New York Times best-selling author Julie Lythcott-Haims Feb. 8.
Posted Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 
Providence Day School is one of five recipients of the Southern Association of Independent School's 2017 Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grants to support its collaboration with NewGen Peacebuilders, a global youth leadership development and peace education program.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 
Providence Day School Transitional Kindergarten classes took part in Global School Play Day Feb. 1, which promotes the importance of unstructured play in schools without adult direction.
Posted Monday, Jan 23, 2017 
Four Providence Day School students have been selected for the 2016 All-District Bands Clinic sponsored by the South Central District Bandmasters Association.
Posted Monday, Jan 23, 2017 
Five Providence Day School students were recognized by the American Association of Teachers of French for their essays promoting the learning of the French language.
Posted Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 
The Upper School literary magazine Pendragon's 2015-16 edition received an "excellent" rating from the National Council of Teachers of English.
Posted Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 
Providence Day School Athletics Director Nancy Beatty has been inducted into Pinewood Preparatory School's Panther Hall of Fame. Her multiple "Coach of the Year" awards and 210-97 record coaching the girls' basketball team are just a few of her noteworthy accomplishments.
Posted Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 
Dr. Amy Jordan, an Upper School biology teacher at Providence Day School, will conduct research in Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia in June.
Posted Friday, Jan 13, 2017 
Providence Day School will honor the life and beliefs of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a full slate of programs and classroom lessons Jan. 17.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 
Providence Day School kindergarten teachers Maria Blackburn and Dawn Osborn traveled to Italy and Switzerland this fall to study a method of active and collaborative early childhood education.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 
A Providence Day School team of 4th- and 5th-grade students qualified for the state competition of the F.I.R.S.T. LEGO League robotics tournament.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 
Providence Day School collected and donated more than 2,000 books to a Louisiana school affected by recent flooding.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 
Providence Day School invites all members of the PDS community to participate in #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving on Nov. 29.
Posted Monday, Nov 21, 2016 
Providence Day School 9-graders are taking an up-close and in-depth look at poverty in Charlotte this year through their yearlong "Be the Change" service-learning program.
Posted Monday, Nov 14, 2016 
Providence Day School's Upper School theatre and World Language students earned awards at the 2016 North Carolina Theatre Conference (NCTC) High School Play Festival.
Posted Monday, Nov 14, 2016 
Providence Day School celebrated five student-athletes as they signed National Letters of Intent Nov. 14.
Posted Friday, Nov 11, 2016 
Providence Day Middle School science teacher Sarah Goodman has been named an Outstanding Science Teacher by the North Carolina Science Teachers Association.
Posted Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 
Eighty-nine students were inducted into the National Honor Society at Providence Day School Nov. 7.
Posted Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 
Providence Day School junior and viola player Katie Groenhout and sophomore and violin player Victor Chu were selected to perform with the 2016 Honors All-State Orchestra.
Posted Monday, Nov 7, 2016 
A presentation by Providence Day Upper School Spanish teacher Jay Barron was voted as one of the 10 best at the Foreign Language Association of North Carolina's annual fall conference.
Posted Friday, Nov 4, 2016 
Providence Day School's 7th-grade class took part in a Character Education Day Nov. 3, designed to allow students to reflect on several of Middle School's Character Education traits.
Posted Friday, Oct 21, 2016 
Sixteen members of Providence Day School's Class of 2017 have been Commended in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016 
Providence Day School has been named the 2016 recipient of the Melba D. Woodruff Award for Exemplary Elementary Foreign Language Program.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016 
The Middle School Boys Cross Country team won the GCMSAA Championship for the third consecutive year in a row while the Middle School Girls Cross Country team finished in second place which is their highest finish since 2012.

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