Phoenix Country Day School

Phoenix Country Day School Student a State Champion

Olivia LeBlanc, a PCDS 4th-grader, is part of a state championship gymnastics team and is preparing again to compete at the state level in a few weeks. Last fall, Olivia’s Level 4 team of only six girls from Rebound Gymnastics West won the state championship against approximately 35 other teams, some of which had more than 30 team members. (The second place team …

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SMoCA Exhibit Inspired by Art Bike Movement

A bike. Something that seems so obviously simple; so simple, in fact, that we might take advantage of this unique inventions beauty. There are some who have tried to spread the enchantment of the bike, perhaps they’ve leaned it against a faded brick wall or posted it on a hipsters Pinterest page. But is this really living up to the …

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Volunteerism Pays Off for Jonathan Rooney

Have you ever wanted to spend an afternoon nuzzling an umbrella cockatoo? Perhaps desired to watch a hedgehog burrow its way under your leg? Or even just spend a generous amount of time playing with kittens? Since 2008, I have lived this dream. I work at the Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA, and I can honestly say there is …

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Staley Lane and Amelia Meyer, Juniors at PCDS, Get Showcased at Shemer Art Center

Phoenix Country Day School Junior, Amelia Meyer and Staley Lane , talk to Zona about their art being displayed at Shemer Art Center in Phoenix. Here is what is what they had to say: Zona: How did you get chosen to represent PCDS at the Shemer Art Center? Amelia: Our art teacher selected 2 artists to represent the school for the …

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Entrepreneurs Create Fundraising Opportunity at PCDS

Four Phoenix Country Day School students made a bright idea happen, and it’s helping other students in more than one way. The Upper School Business Club put a snack vending machine in Hormel Arts Center on campus. The club’s officers – Junior Ben Whitmore, and Seniors Adam Sidi, Aashay Sanghvi, and Sam Ax – recently received the first income from …

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