First Presbyterian Day School is an independent, Christian, elementary school that serves approximately 675 students in grades K3 through sixth.
With a mission that began in 1965 and continues today, FPDS strives to plant seeds of Christlikeness in the hearts of children; pursue excellence in academics; and prepare students for future service in God’s kingdom in their homes, churches, and professions.
Quick Facts About First Pres.
75% of Our Students
Stay for after-school care.
70% of 6th Graders
Qualify For The Duke Talent Identification Program
FPDS has raised more than $100,000 Dollars for Local and Global Missions
Students attend Bible Class daily and Chapel services weekly.
Our students represent 25 communities in the metro Jackson area.
Our families represent at least 10 different church denominations.