The Lower School develops boys’ love of learning by focusing on five areas:
Building literacy, numeracy, and social skills.
Supporting a sense of accomplishment and pride in one’s work.
Creating relationships among peers, among teachers and students, and between home and school.
Developing a boy’s sense of awareness and responsibility for the broader community
Nurturing an awareness of the diversity of our world.
Boys need time to run and to play while actively developing their growing abilities. Through hands-on activities and small group work, our students enjoy a busy and productive day in the classroom and beyond. Faculty members provide intellectual challenge for our students, while guiding them in a deeper understanding of character and social responsibility.
Laurie A. Gruhn
Head of the Lower School
Assistant Head of School