Parents' Association

Watch Angela Duckworth's November 11th talk on
"True Grit: Why Effort is As Important As Talent"
From the Parents' Association speaker series.


News & Announcements

  • Voting deadline: proposed amendments to Parents' Association bylaws, June 9

    Posted June 3, 2014

    All Lab parents and guardians are automatically members of the PA and are encouraged to download and review the proposed amendments by clicking here and to vote on these changes by June 9. You may vote online or print and return a paper ballot. Ballots (both electronic and paper) must be received by 7 p.m. on June 9. Paper ballots will be accepted at the PA meeting at ESH.

    Email with any questions you may have.

    Lynn Sasamoto and Tracy Coe, PA co-presidents
    Cheryl Rudbeck, PA president-elect

  • Parents Association Meeting to Bid Director David Magill Farewell, May 5, 7 p.m., ESH

    Posted May 1, 2014

    Please join the Parents' Association for wine and cheese as we thank and bid Director David Magill farewell at our next PA meeting on Monday, May 5, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Earl Shapiro Hall. Remarks will begin at 7:15 p.m. For questions, please email the Parents’ Association.

  • Voting for PA 2014-2015 Board Positions ends May 4

    Posted May 1, 2014

    Voting for the Parents’ Assocation 2014-2015 Board Positions is open through Sunday, May 4th. Votes may be cast in two ways: 1) By filling out an electronic ballot or 2) by printing and filling out a paper ballot. Paper ballots can be scanned and emailed to the Parents’ Association or dropped in the PA mailbox located in the Lower School Office. Ballots (both electronic and paper) must be received by 7 PM, May 4, 2014. Cast your vote today!

  • Spirit Day, 7th & 8th Grade Girls Soccer vs Hardy Prep, May 16, 4:30 p.m. on the Midway

    Posted May 1, 2014

    Join us on the Midway to cheer on the Maroons 7th & 8th grade girls soccer teams as they take on Hardy Prep beginning at 4:30pm. Free popcorn, drinks, and Maroons Spirit Gear will be given away to the first 100 kids to attend. Bring a picnic blanket to sit on while you enjoy the game. Email Mariana Ingersoll to volunteer and make this a huge success.

  • Rites of May International Festival, Saturday, May 17, 11 a.m.–4 p.m., ESH

    Posted May 1, 2014

    Don't miss the tradition of Lab's longest-running community event! Enjoy international cuisine, including several food trucks (a new feature this year) to help round out our Global Cafe menu choices from noon - 2 p.m. Come learn about countries representing the heritage of Lab families at several International Booths, while also enjoying performances and entertainment by Labbies. Check out your skills at the carnival, or get an airbrush tattoo or a caricature! For now, complete this form to order your Rites of May t-shirts.

    Parents and guardians are key to running the Rites of May so please help us by signing up below. Volunteers are needed for day of set-up, clean-up and help with fun and games and food. We are looking for all kinds of help, from asking your favorite local restaurant to donate food to feed us to selling the ever popular and limited Rites of May t-shirts the week before. Our Rites of May volunteers are a fun and great group of people so bring your enthusiasm and join us by signing up!

    If you have any questions, please email the Parents' Association.

Calling All Parents

Vote for the 2014-2015 PA Board »

Volunteers needed:

And mark your calendars for these opportunities to get involved with activities and conversations at Lab:

PA Calendar

Sun. 09/07

MS Fall Fest

4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCafe Lab/Blaine Courtyard
Thu. 09/11

MS Parent Night

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Mon. 09/22

MS Picture Day