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

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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

News & Media

Below are stories and news items about Providence Day School and/or the PDS community that originated from the school or have appeared in various media outlets.

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Art Department Chair Richard Dewey Receives Brian Eichenbrenner Master Teacher Award

Art Department Chair Richard Dewey has been named this year’s Brian Eichenbrenner Master Teacher Award recipient. He will use this award to travel to Kyoto, Japan over the summer and experience the traditional arts of Sumie ink wash paintings and Shodo calligraphy as well as study the works of Mark Tobey and Isamu Noguchi.

Middle School Teachers Win Pamela C. Wilson Endowed Teacher Enrichment Award

Middle School history teachers Bobby Thompson and Sarah Handy have been named this year’s Pamela C. Wilson Endowed Teacher Enrichment Award recipients, and will use the professional development honor to visit the National September 11 Memorial & Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City this summer.

PD History teacher's new YA novel hits shelves today

Alicia D. Williams, a middle-school U.S. History teacher, is receiving rave reviews for her debut novel, "Genesis Begins Again," which publishes today from Simon & Schuster's Atheneum house for young adult readers.

Providence Day Completes Largest Capital Campaign in its History, Exceeding Goal

Providence Day School's leadership is celebrating the conclusion of its largest and most comprehensive capital campaign in the school's nearly 50-year history - and has announced that the five-year campaign exceeded its $27 million goal, tallying $27.8 million. The campaign has also resulted in the first Endowed Chair position at the school.

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