News and Notes


  • School Council Meeting
    • Tuesday, November 7 at 8:00am in the Library.  All are welcome to attend.
  • METCO Family Friends Family Playdate at Lawrence
    • Designed to embrace the spirit of sharing, cooperation, and community celebrated by Lawrence families, METCO coordinator Debra Morales and Lawrence parent Danna Perry invite K-6 families to participate in an after-school “Family Friends” family playdate on Tuesday, November 15th at 12.45pm (K-6 Early Release). Email Deb Morales at or to Danna Perry at
  • Japanese Fair 2017
    • Thursday, November 16 at 2:30pm in the Big Gym. Since 1979, the Japanese Fair has celebrated Japanese culture at Lawrence and supported an educational trip to Japan for a Lawrence teacher (Sending Educator To Japan: SET-J)
    • Admission to the Fair is free, but all food, craft, and raffle purchases require tickets (1 ticket=$1). To avoid long lines at the entrance, we will be selling tickets in the lobby in advance on Nov. 14 (Tue), 15(Wed) and 16(Thu), as well as at the Fair.
  • PTO Meeting
    • Tuesday, November 28 @ 8:00am in the Library.  Presentation made by Brookline psychologist Dr. Lawrence Cohen, author of Playful Parenting and The Opposite of Worry, will provide practical suggestions based on his Playful Parenting approach of empathy, play, and connection.



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    Newsletter Editors:

    Harold Price
    Nora Renthal
    Deputy Editor
    Mike Blaney
    PTO Co-President

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