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Lori Butterfield , Principal

Stephen Cassely, Asst. Principal

Principal's Message

We are very excited for this upcoming school year and cannot wait to work with your kids! Supporting kindness and hard work will be at the center of all we do – it’s going to be an awesome year! l am very much looking forward to meeting you and your children next week! Ms. Butterfield




7:50am - 2:50pm

Phone Number

(978) 975-5970


(978) 722-8537


165 Crawford Street

Lawrence, MA 01843

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The South Lawrence East Elementary School was built in 1995, and has grades ranging from 1st thru 5th grade. It houses approximately 531 students and 69 staff members. The vision of the South Lawrence East is to prepare all students who enter our learning community with the skills, experiences, and knowledge to successfully advance into middle-level education. Our students will demonstrate proficient achievement within data-driven and standards-based curriculum as measured by the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS). As an affirmed member of the Coalition of Essential Schools, we rely on the authenticity of the Ten Common Principles to align efforts for evaluating priorities, design strategies for enhancing achievement, and maintain a commitment to continuous learning and positive school tone.

La Escuela Elemental South Lawrence East fue construida en el 1995, y tiene grados desde el 1ro al 5to grado.  Aloja aproximadamente 531 estudiantes y 69 miembros del personal.  La visión de la Escuela Elemental South Lawrence East es de preparar a todos los estudiantes que entran a nuestra comunidad de aprendizaje con las destrezas, experiencias, y conocimiento para exitosamente avanzar a un nivel de educación de intermedia.  Nuestros estudiantes demostrarán un logro de capacitación entre el currículo basado en datos y estandartes según medidos por el Sistema de Asesoramiento Comprensivo de Massachusetts (MCAS).  Como miembro de la Coalición de Escuelas Esenciales, nosotros contamos con la autenticidad de los Diez Principios Comunes para alinear los esfuerzos para evaluar las prioridades, diseñar estrategias para realzar los logros, y mantener un compromiso para un aprendizaje continuo y un tono escolar positivo.