Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Space Dates

The 4th grade Space vocab quiz will be on 1/24 and the unit test will be on 1/31.  The quizlet and study guides are on the right sidebar of the blog.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Fourth Grade Solar System Lab

Wonder why these 4th graders look so surprised? They spent the day in Science Lab Friday learning just how HUGE our solar system and making 2 different space models...outer space is AMAZING!

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Items Needed


30 Brown Paper Towel Tubes Please send in to the Elementary Office any empty paper towel and aluminum foil rolls you may have on hand. Thanks!

Friday, January 11, 2019

Mrs. Putnal's January Newsletter

January 2019
Lower School Newsletter …. From Wade Putnal
Welcome to the second semester of this school year. I hope you all enjoyed family time and making some special memories. We are so happy to have the children back on campus. It seems they have all grown at least an inch or two over the holidays! 2019 will be an exciting year as we prepare to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of First Presbyterian Day School.
As a school we have so much to celebrate every day…. a mission focused school, outstanding accreditation, phenomenal teachers and staff, fabulous facilities, and multitudes of opportunities for your children. The faculty and staff are committed to all the great things that go on at FPDS every single day. Thank you for choosing FPDS so we can celebrate with you as your children grow. Please keep our school in your prayers.
Time to sign up for NEW Center for Discovery Classes!!! We have so many new ones… Sign Language, Robot Power, Engineering, Detectives, Mercy Watson along with Tennis Academy, Chess, Music and Ballet Lessons, AND Elementary Cross Country! We will continue to offer Make and Take it Tuesdays as well as Stay and Play Thursdays with Viking Clubhouse and Crew. Invite a friend and sign up online now! 😊
A few dates you may want to put on your calendar:
·       Chapel dates: Jan 15, 29- 12:05 in Fine Arts…all are welcome to join us.
·       January 21-MLK Holiday/ School holiday/Offices closed
·       Jan. 22 - Jan. 25~~~Spirit Week~~Themes for 3k- 5th grade:
            Tuesday- Favorite color…Head to Toe Day
            Wednesday- Wacky Tacky Day
            Thursday-Sports Team Day
             Friday- VIKING Super Spirit Day- red and black
             ** Elementary will bring in donations of school supply items for the Campus Club ministry.                   (crayons, markers, notebooks, glue sticks, etc.)
~~PREVIEW DAY 2019 – Sunday, January 27th – 3:00-5:00pm~~

Thursday, December 13, 2018


Sing-a-long and 4th grade chapel presentation will be tomorrow at 10:30 in the auditorium.  Join us if you can!  Merry Christmas!!!

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Brookdale Memory Care Trip

Our FPD 4th graders spread love and joy to the residents of Brookdale Memory Care today.  It was a wonderful morning of carols, visiting, smiles, and happy tears!

We hope you can join us Friday at 10:30 as we lead off the sing along with our 4th grade presentation about the important symbols of Christmas!