District Events

student having breakfast

This Kindergarten student is starting off the first day with a healthy breakfast thanks to the Nutrition Services Department. More than 7,000 daily breakfasts were served around Lawrence Public Schools at the last count. Details here about the Benefits of Breakfast in the Classroom. Have a healthy and successful school year everyone!

Mother and Daughter with new purple bookbag

This past Saturday new families from across the district joined the LPS Family. Special presentations by bucket drummer and dancers welcomed new families. Community partners from across Lawrence also came to give book bags, supplies, and information on opportunities in Lawrence. Welcome new families, we're glad to have you!

student actors

In case you didn't catch the live version of theater, dance, music, stepping and more... here are some photos from Opening Day! Welcome back and have a great year, everyone!

Teachers and staff across Lawrence Public Schools gathered at the High School Campus for the annual Kick Off celebration filled with exciting performances from students across all grade levels. Teachers cheered as the new school year got started in style. Performance photos here

New student holding their welcome bag
 There was a great turnout at a special event where 120 families new to the Lawrence Public Schools received information about the School District and other local agencies serving our families. The Community, Family and Student Engagement Department coordinated this effort.