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

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From the Horse's Mouth
The "Spirited" official podcast of Providence Day School

Welcome to "From the Horse's Mouth," bringing you informative and entertaining conversations from the global PD community. Our host is a familiar face - and voice - on our campus: World Language Teacher Jay Barron.

NOW AVAILABLE: 
Episode 2: The coolest name at Providence Day?

Hear from three people whose names sound similar, but who each offer a different perspective on our school. Leigh, Lee, and Lee are leading the way! Leigh Cook, Lee Taylor, and Lee Tappy dish on topics including what they learn from their kids; what they think should go in the West Wing graveyard; and their thoughts on the PD dress code. 

COMING SOON:  
Episode 3: Freedom School

What is a Freedom School, and why is Providence Day the only independent school in the nation to host one? What do our own students learn from it? Hear from PD teacher Katie Carmichael, who directs the program, and two PD alumni who worked last summer at our Freedom School site: Jackson Sicard '19 and Marisa Alam '18. 


With more great guests to come!

Episodes are now available via Apple Podcasts/iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and anywhere else you find your favorite podcasts. Listen in the ferryboat, on your commute to school, or anywhere else you get your podcast fix.

Have an idea for an upcoming episode? Please contact leigh.dyer@providenceday.org.

Episode Archive:

Episode 2: Leigh Cook, Lee Taylor, and Lee Tappy

Click HERE to listen.

Hear from three people whose names sound similar, but who each offer a different perspective on our school. Leigh, Lee, and Lee are leading the way! Leigh Cook, Lee Taylor, and Lee Tappy dish on topics including what they learn from their kids; what they think should go in the West Wing graveyard; and their thoughts on the PD dress code. 

 

Episode 1: Glyn Cowlishaw

Click HERE to listen.

Our Head of School discusses campus master planning, our Freedom School site, innovation, the BBC comedy "Blackadder"....and what it means to be a truly global school. And of course, cricket.