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Learning by doing has guided the efforts of the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools since Professor John Dewey first began testing his educational theories in 1896. Beginning with a handful of children and growing to over 1770 students Lab has earned a well-deserved international reputation for excellence. More

Lab News

Upcoming Calendar

Monday, May 9

May Project

8:00am - 3:30pm Thru 6/1/2016
Monday, May 30

Memorial Day Holiday, NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, June 1

7th Grade - High School Choir Concert

Mandel Hall (1131 E. 57th Street, University of Chicago campus) 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, June 2

HS Parent to Parent Meeting

MS Conference room C143 8:15am - 9:15am

Awards Assembly

Gordon Parks Arts Assembly Hall 9:40am - 11:30am

May Project Presentation

Kolver Gym 12:30pm - 3:00pm

May Project Presentation

Kolver Gym 6:00pm

New U-High Families Welcome Reception

Kolver Gym 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday, June 3

8th Grade Last Day of Classes

Saturday, June 4

Senior Prom

Harold Washington Library 6:00pm - 10:30pm
Monday, June 6

Last Day for 8th Graders and Graduation Rehearsal

8:00am - 1:00pm

Parents' Association Meeting

Earl Shapiro Hall Lobby 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Tuesday, June 7

Book Buyback

Lansing Theater Scene Shop, Gordon Parks Arts Hall: 8:00am - 3:00pm Thru 6/9/2016

8th Grade Graduation

Location: Mandel Hall 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Wednesday, June 8

Senior Luncheon & Graduation Rehearsal

TBA 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Thursday, June 9

Last Day of Classes, Noon Dismissal

MS Last Day of School (6th & 7th Grades)

8:00am - 12:00pm

HS Graduation

Rockefeller Chapel 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Friday, June 10

Faculty In-Service Day, NO CLASSES