The first day of school for students is Tuesday, September 6, and is a full day. We hope you're enjoying a safe and relaxing summer and we look forward to the students' return after Labor Day!
Reminder: LMS & LHS summer assignments
Lawrence Middle School (LMS): Summer Math Packets for students in grades 7 and 8 can be found on the LMS website here. All math courses have required summer work.
Math 7 Accelerated
Algebra I (8th grade)
Your child can receive assistance with the Summer Math Packet by calling the LMS Main Office to schedule an appointment.
Lawrence High School (LHS): There are summer assignments for the courses listed below. The assignments can be found on the LHS website here.
Required Summer Math Assignments for Geometry Honors, Algebra II Honors, Pre-Calculus Honors, Calculus Honors, AP Calculus AB and AP Calculus BC
Optional Summer Math Assignments: LHS students in Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II
Required Summer Science Assignments: Chemistry Honors, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science
Required Summer Art Assignments: AP Studio Art
Required Summer English Assignments: all Honors and AP English
Required Summer World Language Assignments: all Honors and AP World Language
Required Summer Social Studies Assignments: all Honors and AP Social Studies courses
LHS students who have received prior approval for Option II Summer Course Work must remember to call the Guidance office to schedule your required assessment and to submit your transcripts. You can find details and dates on your Option II documents.
During the summer, LTPS-TV will re-visit past favorites from our archives on Comcast Channel 19 and Verizon Channel 37. Tune in and see what's happening on LTPS-TV!
Missed a program on LTPS-TV? Many of our recent programs can be seen on YouTube at the LTPSRewind channel.
LHT Full Moon Bike Ride - meet Dr. Edwards!
Registration is now open for the 2016 LHT Full Moon Bike Ride, sponsored by the Lawrence Hopewell Trail (LHT) and the Mercer County Park Commission. The annual bicycle event takes place on Sunday, August 21, at 9:30 p.m. in Mercer Meadows and is open to adults and youngsters ages 12 and up. Participants are encouraged to pre-register online at www.lhtrail.org.
Come early and meet LTPS Superintendent Dr. Crystal Edwards for an informal "Just Ask Us" information session about our schools beginning at 8:00 p.m. See flyer.
GEPNA Annual Movie Night - Minions
The Greater Eldridge Park Neighborhood Association (GEPNA) will present Minions on August 27 at 7:00 p.m. See flyer.
Lawrence Hamnett Soccer Fall Recreation Program
Time is running out to register for Lawrence Hamnett Soccer Association's Fall Recreation Program, which is open to players of all skill levels ages 3-14 years old. For more information and to register, visit www.lawrencehamnett.com. Financial Assistance is available. Registration closes soon so register now!
Lawrence Lacrosse Fall Clinics
Registration is open for Fall Clinics for new and experienced players in Pre-K - 8th grade. Register at www.lawrencelacrosse.com before September 10 for a $10 discount. See flyer.
Free Narcan Training
Learn how to use Narcan to reverse a heroin/opioid overdose at one of three Mercer County locations. Lawrence Township will hold a workshop on September 27 at 6PM. See flyer for additional dates and times.
Lawrence Township Education Foundation
Thank a teacher with an A.P.P.L.E. from the Lawrence Township Education Foundation (LTEF) at www.ltefnj.org.