Providence Day School started the production of 3D printed face shields in the PD Makerspace derived from an original design developed by Prusa Printers. The file will allow doctors and medical professionals to use any elastic strap to hold the mask to their heads.
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.
Steve Martin – actor, comedian, writer, musician, and writer/composer of “Bright Star” – delivered a personal word of praise to Providence Day School student participants.
Two Providence Day School students are recipients of the North Carolina Outward Bound Scholarship for 2020: Shaan Bose, a current 8th grader; and Samantha Melton, a current 10th grader.
Providence Day School students Lily Mae Cochell '22, Riley Gist '21, and Sofia Rinaldi '21 will attend Governor's School of North Carolina, a 5½-week summer residential program for gifted and talented high school students.
After more than 35 years of hosting summer camp traditions on its campus, Providence Day School has now unveiled a new summer offering with Camp Spirit.
In advance of North Carolina’s Super Tuesday primary on March 3, Providence Day School students had the opportunity to participate in an “Iowa style” caucus simulation for the 2020 presidential election on Monday. AP Government students led a group of juniors and seniors in the experience during lunchtime.
Providence Day School participated in the 2020 Charlotte Regional Finals for the History Bee, Academic Bee, and Geography Bee at Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy on February 22, 2020. Fifty percent of the Providence Day students who attended qualified for nationals.
Providence Day School honored Upper School students in a World Language Awards Ceremony recognizing the Seal of Biliteracy Awards and National Honor Society inductions.
Providence Day School student Sarah Allison ‘20 received the President’s Volunteer Service Award Gold Medal for over 100 hours of service in a year.
Providence Day School has installed two prints by Charlotte-born artist Romare Bearden (1911-1988) and two rare photos of the artist. The artworks will remain on view to the campus and community through May 1, 2020.
Leigh Dyer, Director, Strategic Marketing & Communications
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