This year, in lieu of our newspaper, two 6th graders - Aidan E. and Calvin K. - took it upon themselves to create the Enlightning Podcast to bring Laurence news to our community. Click on "Read More" to listen to the first episode!
LAURENCE IN THE NEWS
NBC's "California Live" featured Laurence's 4th Grade class, who performed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. The segment includes interviews with several students.
ABC 7 "Eyewitness News" featured this segment about Laurence's unique Kids' Court mock trial program. Sixth Grade students try famous literary, fairy tale, historical and other figures for crimes, while students in the lower grades serve as jurors.
Fox 11 news coverage of Laurence's STEAM program, which teaches coding, engineering, robotics, design skills, and more to prepare students for future success.
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Students in 3rd through 6th grade had the pleasure of visiting with Dr. Terrence Roberts, one of the Little Rock Nine. He was one of the nine Black students who enrolled at Little Rock Central High School, a formerly all-white school in Little Rock, Arkansas. Click on "Read More" for student reflections on this incredible visit.
Another post, another change -- this time, in-person learning! While this is a very exciting time for many of us, so much change still causes unsteadiness and unpredictability, which, in turn, can make it hard to manage even the smallest of things. To that end, I wanted to pass along some recent articles to review that might help the return to school process go a bit more smoothly.
Our entire yearbook is due next month. This week is your last chance to submit photos for the grade-level candids pages and any outstanding content for reserved dedication pages MUST be submitted by the end of the week or we cannot guarantee your page. Click on "Read More" for important details.
Mrs. Stange is hosting a virtual Improv Club for students in 3rd-6th grades! The 3rd-4th grade club will take place on Mondays and the 5th-6th grade club will take place on Wednesdays, starting the week of March 8th. Join the fun! Click "Read More" for details on what each club will entail.
Join us for a wellness-themed month in March! Get calm and treat your mind and body at a virtual sound bath experience on March 7th, or celebrate the start of spring with a morning full of health and wellness on March 20th. Click "Read More" for more details and to sign up!