Textbooks & Physical Education Clothing
On-Campus 2013 Book Buy Back will be held May 24 for seniors, June 3-4 for grades 9-11,
and May 29-31 for Middle School.
Preparation is required. Visit Middle and/or Upper School News & Information for details.
Middle and Upper School textbooks are available for purchase from MBS Direct beginning July 1 prior to each school year.
PCDS contracts with MBS Direct, one of the largest mail-order textbook suppliers in the country, to provide online access for purchasing textbooks. The company stocks more than 7 million books in its Columbia, Missouri facility and offers a menu of services that will make it more convenient to purchase textbooks.
Here's how it works:
- MBS Direct maintains a current list of our courses and the books for each of those courses.
- Fall Semester books are available after July 1.
- You may pay by Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express.
- Orders will be shipped within 24 hours
- Textbooks may be sold back to MBS Direct in the Spring through the Campus EZ Drop program for both Middle and Upper Schools.
- Customer service is available at 1.800.325.3252
For textbook-related questions, please contact Jennifer Evans, in the PCDS Business Office, at email@example.com or 602-955-8200 x2485.
While we suggest you use MBS for the ease and convenience of one-stop shopping, we continue to encourage you to look at other textbook providers and resources to ensure that you receive the best prices possible. We will provide a list of Middle and Upper School textbook ISBN numbers for the upcoming school year when it becomes available. If you decide to look elsewhere, we recommend the following procedures to ensure that you purchase the correct textbooks:
PCDS cannot be responsible for any incorrect textbook purchases.
Physical Education Clothing • 2013-14
P.E. clothing is required for all students in grades 5-8. The required clothing consists of any style gray PCDS shirt purchased from the online PCDS spirit store (link below) and dark blue shorts purchased from any store.
Please note that a one-piece swimsuit and a towel also are required. (The school does not provide towels.)
For questions, please contact Shane Lewis in the Athletic Office by email or at 602.955.8200 x4391.