Students learned all about Israel at last week's Global Perspectives presentation. We would like to extend a big thank you to the Elson and Skulsky families for such a wonderful presentation on the beauty of Israel. Click on "Read More" to learn about the talk and see photos.
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The Laurence Math Club girls wrapped up our year of competitive math in style this past Saturday while competing at the Orange County All-Girls Math Tournament. Click on "Read More" to see photos and learn about the tournament.
Laurence's 4th and 5th Grade Math Clubs represented the "L" beautifully this past Saturday while competing at the Culver City Math Olympiad. Click on "Read More" to see photos and learn more about our Mathletes' most recent competition.
We are proud to announce that 15 Laurence 4th Graders had poems published in the fall 2017 issue of A Celebration of Poets Anthology, K-6 Edition (www.poeticpower.com). Click on "Read More" to see which students were published and learn more about their achievement.
Our 3rd - 5th Grade students had a great time speaking with author Janet Tashjian about her books, writing process, and collaboration with her son on some of her series. Click on "Read More" to learn about Janet's visit and see photos.
Fourth Grade appreciates your support of our recycling program, which has raised nearly $800 so far this year. Please continue to bring your plastic bottles and aluminum cans to the Woodman and Victory gates on Friday mornings. Funds raised will support Laurence's composting program, as well as L.A. Family Housing, which helps people transition out of homelessness.
Beat the "summer slide" and join us for a summer full of enrichment, games, water slides, dress up days, and more! We have new STEAM, art, design, and performing arts electives, including Storyboarding and Green Screen Movie Making, Choreography, Gif-y Animation, and Rock the Uke. Third through 6th Graders can spend the summer improving their skills in Sports Camp, and Summer Tutoring is also available again for students in 1st - 7th Grades. Click on "Read More" for additional information and the registration link.
We hope you enjoyed our 2017-2018 Parent Education Series. As we plan for next year, we would love your feedback. Please click on "Read More" to give us your input about this program.
Laurence parents are invited to attend two free off-campus parent education events: “Cyberbullying & Beyond: Myths and Truths of Online Safety Today” on Tuesday, May 3rd, hosted by Common Sense Media; and “Parent Voices” on Saturday, May 5th, hosted by Southern California People of Color in Independent Schools. For more information about these events and to register, please click on “Read More.”
The Global Garden Committee is excited to welcome you to the annual Global Faire during Open House on Sunday, May 6th. From 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., the PAC will be transformed into an impressive display of Global Education at Laurence, featuring projects with our network of sister schools, a global feast, and fun, hands-on interactive projects. Click on "Read More" for event highlights and additional information.