We are proud to announce that 12 Laurence students are published poets in the national poetry anthology, A Celebration of Poets, Grades K-6, Fall 2020 edition. Panels of educators viewed entries from thousands of students from across the country to select the top submissions for publication in this anthology. Laurence School was also listed in the "Poetic Achievement Honor School." Click on "Read More" to see which students had their poems published!
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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To celebrate the Class of 2021, we are including their artwork in an installation in the new Village of Dreams area of campus by the 6th grade classrooms. Click on "Read More" for a sneak peek at what the installation will look like.
This week we held our Annual Sports Ceremony, virtually celebrating our 4th through 6th grade athletes. Sports looked different this year, like everything else, but our students played hard during PE and had fun competing in our first ever After School Kickball League! Coachie and his team were honored to continue this important tradition! Click on "Read More" to access the recording.
The In-N-Out Truck is returning to Laurence! We will be providing In-N-Out lunch as a special end of year treat for all students, faculty, and staff on Friday, June 4th! The truck will provide vegetarian options and can accommodate most food allergies as well. Students will be asked to select from a variety of menu choices in class. All students should bring a snack and their water bottle on Friday. If your child does not enjoy In-N-Out, please be sure to pack them a lunch. Please contact Melissa Walkes with questions.
Registration is now open for Summer Camp and August Camp! We hope your children will spend the summer with us at Laurence. Our full Summer Camp calendar and lunch schedule is now available. Click "Read More" for camp details, to view the calendars, and for registration information.
Summer is almost here, and that means it's time to catch up on some good reading! Avoid the summer slide by reading a book mentioned in the Summer Reading Suggestions pamphlet. Click "Read More" to view the reading lists for K-1, 2-3 and 4-6 today! Each student will receive a printed pamphlet, loaded with some terrific titles, before the end of the school year.