Lawrence Public Schools

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  •  January Mail-Ballot Election

    USD 497's January Mail-Ballot Election

    Time is running short to mark it, sign it and mail it back. We encourage registered voters to mail completed ballots by Saturday or hand-deliver to the County Clerk's Office by noon, Jan. 27. Click the headline above for more information.

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    Board Approves School Boundary Changes

    The Lawrence Board of Education has approved boundary changes after reviewing Boundary Advisory Committee recommendations and considering public input. Click the headline above to review the changes.

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  •  graduation rate gains

    Graduation Rate Gains

    Preliminary 2014 data show graduation rate gains and narrowing of achievement gaps in Lawrence Public Schools. Click the headline above to review the data.

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    Welcome to our Website

    As part of the school board's Engagement goal, we've upgraded our district and school websites. Click the "Welcome to our New Website" headline above to learn more.

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  • A blended middle school classroom

    Let's Blend: Engaging Students Through Personalized Learning

    We're personalizing student learning by blending the best of traditional teacher-directed instruction with high quality online instruction to improve student engagement and extend the reach of effective teachers. Click the headline above to get the scoop on blended learning.

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  • Building for the Future: School Construction Update

    Thanks to the support of local voters, we're improving our school facilities, enhancing technology and expanding career and technical educational opportunities for students. Click the headline above for a bond issue update.

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