LPS District Wide

Two guilmette students making mosaic of sea creatures

The Guilmette Elementary and middle school were awarded a grant to have mural artist David Fichter to to their school to do an installation piece. Students created drawings of Lawrence wildlife which then transferred into a mural size mosaic.

 
 
Group meeting with Susan Paradis

Susan Paradis is a well-known author/illustrator of children's books and a retired public school teacher. Some of her recent works include The Snow Princess, My Mommy, My Daddy and Edna. She presented an outstanding workshop to the visual arts teachers in grades 1-8. 

 
 
Studnet sing along with art teacher playing guitar
Display of students artwork
Sculptures made of paper by students
Studnet sing along with art teacher playing guitar
Girls choir singing on stairway
 
Students in grades 1-12 represented Lawrence Public schools in the 2014 Distrcit Arts Fest. Seven visual art pieces were selected per school and were juried at the show. Students from across all grade levels participated in choral, dance, instrumental and theatrical performances. A huge thank you to all Arts Dept teachers for doing an amazing job showcasing the talent in Lawrence!!!
 
 
 
PFA Theatre Department "Spelling Bee" Production Flyer
PFA Theatre Department "Spelling Bee" Production Flyer
 
 
Three people holding metal dog sculpture with a bone cut out of
Sculptor artist, Dale Rogers, came to give a presentation to the Lawrence visual arts teachers. He will be building a student designed sculpture on the Lawrence high school campus in the 2014-15 school year. We are so excited for this opportunity!Three people holding metal dog sculpture with a bone cut out of
Two people peeking through bone hole in dog sculpture
Teachers meeting around table