LPS District Wide

Graduates holding certificates

LPS parents and adult learners were recognized on June 6, for completeing a 9 month para educator training program. This program supports individuals of the Lawrence to pursue a career in education. 

three female leadership team at Harvard workshop

Leadership Teams from UP Academy Oliver and Oliver Partnership School spent a week at Harvard Graduate School of Education learning more about how to plan student support with a data informed approach.  The study was rigorous and allowed these teams time to plan for individualized intervention and increased achievement for all scholars.  

Winter concerts are upon us this season! Come out and watch your favorite LPS singers, instrumentalists and musicians play their hearts out at their school.

December 12th - Leahy School - 9:00 am and 5:30 pm

December 13th - Guilmette Elementary - 5:30 pm

December 13th - LHS Upper School - 6:00 pm

December 18th - Tarbox School - 5:30 pm

December 19th - Oliver Partnership - 5:00 pm

December 20th - Hennessey School - 9:30 am and 1:30 pm

December 20th - South Lawrence East - 8:30 am and 11:30 am

December 20th - LHS Lower School - 6:00 pm

December 20th - Wetherbee School - 9:00 am and 10:00 am

superintendent engaging with parent and student

Another great turnout for the November Presidents' Council. Superintendent Paris gave a presentation on
chronic absenteeism and the group talked about ways to promote regular attendance in school..

students and instructors in a classroom

This year, 22 LPS schools are providing students and teachers with access to high-quality, standards-aligned science curriculum and resources.  Know Atom is an inquiry program that is supporting 7000 students to think, explore, and learn like scientists and engineers.  More than 60 educators have been named "Science Champions" in a program where they visit each other's schools, observe practice, and collaborate to improve practice.