We are thrilled and humbled to have been awarded one of the top 10 work places in the Dallas/Fort Worth area—third best small-sized—by the Dallas Morning News for 2016.
The Providence Athletic Banquet for athletes in Classes Six-Eight and their parents will be held on Wednesday, May 10, at 6:00 p.m. in the Providence Gym. The evening will include dinner and an awards ceremony.
Come see Peter Pan, the boy who would not grow up; Wendy Darling; the Lost Boys; and the infamous pirate, Captain Hook, as they have exciting adventures in Neverland. Performances by students in Classes Six-Eight are at 7:30 p.m. on April 28 and 29 in the Great Hall. Tickets ($10 adults/$5 students) at the door.
After twelve years of incredible service and leadership at Providence, Dr. Jeffrey will retire as Headmaster. After an extensive search, we are thrilled to announce Jeff Hendricks as the new Headmaster. Providence New Headmaster Press Release
This year’s Spring Family Festival will be held on Saturday, April 22, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. We will have a bounce house, a zip line, field games, a cake walk and face painting. This year, we have added Ruthie’s Food Truck for those who wish to purchase a meal.
On Wednesday, April 19, Providence will be flooded with visitors from America’s past and present. Students will see Rosie the Riveter, hear Bing Crosby and the Andrew Sisters sing, and even learn to jitterbug. All this to reinforce the American history they have studied all year in Class Four.
On Thursday, April 13, Class Three students will put on their boots and jeans and hit the trail for Heritage Farmstead Museum in Plano. There they will spend the day reliving Texas history.
On Wednesday, April 12, students in Class One will don period costumes and travel back in time to colonial days. They will spend the day learning from hands-on demonstrations about how the colonists lived. The day’s plans include a presentation by George and Martha Washington and a demonstration of the minuet. What fun!
Class Seven fathers and their daughters will don their Sunday best attire and dancing shoes for a dinner dance at the Dallas Country Club on Sunday, April 9, beginning at 6:30 p.m. This special event will feature Mr. and Mrs. Netherland leading the evening’s dance portion of the program.
We have an exciting itinerary coming together for this year’s Washington, D.C. trip! The week includes a day trip to Gettysburg, a visit to Arlington National Cemetery, and a program at Ford’s Theatre. We will also stop at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello on our way to Williamsburg, Virginia.