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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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Performing Arts Shines in a Pandemic

Choral Director and Performing Arts Chair Libby Tilson recently encountered a time like no other during her 17 years with Providence Day School. While every department at PD has successfully adapted to the world of virtual learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, performing arts has shown exceptional creativity and innovation.

Introduction to Personal Finance Elective Earns Compound Interest

This year, the robust Middle School curriculum added a popular eighth-grade semester-long elective Introduction to Personal Finance taught by 17-year PD veteran Brian Li. This course focuses on real-world applications of personal finance that create opportunities for students to engage, understand, and discuss financial concepts while developing strong financial literacy.

Women's History Month Panelists Share Advice and Encouragement

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Providence Day School Office of Equity and Inclusion in partnership with the Upper School Affinity Group Students Advocating for Gender Equality (SAGE) hosted a virtual panel of four women leaders in Charlotte, three of whom are current or alumni parents.

Upper School Student Entrepreneurs Share Their Talents

In the spirit of Providence Day School’s commitment to growing our students’ business acumen and their entrepreneurial skills, the PD Parents’ Association, in conjunction with Upper School faculty and administrators, kicked off the Student Entrepreneurs campaign highlighting not-for-profit and for-profit businesses owned, run, and led by our Upper School students.

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Leigh Dyer, Director, Strategic Marketing & Communications 704.887.7515

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