Laurel School News

  • EXTENDED -- Limited Time Discount on Laurel Spiritwear
    For a limited time only, you can get a special discount on select Laurel Spiritwear apparel items!  To access the savings, you need to click on this special link (or enter in the "LS19" code on the Rokkitwear homepage).  Hurry, these deals expire September 22, 2019.

    Grab and Go Youth Small Laurel Logo Shirts Available for $15
    We have a limited supply of Youth Small shirts with the circle Laurel squirrel logo left over from the BTS coffee; the shirts are $15.  If you are interested, please email









    Fall Family Picnic

    Join us at Laurel's first school-wide event of the academic year - Fall Family Picnic on Thursday, October 3, from 5:30 to 7pm at lower campus!  This is an evening of fun games and catching up with friends, and this year will feature a showcase of some of Laurel's amazing specialists who will be offering fun art, music, reading and other activities for the kids.  Bring your whole family and meet other Laurel families and school staff after-hours on the lawn.  This is also a great opportunity to check out the Book Fair in the Multi!
    Please see here for additional information about the picnic.
    We need many volunteers to make the Picnic a success!  If you'd like to volunteer to help supervise the Hillview students who will be volunteering (we have set up 1/2 hour time slots so you can still enjoy the event), please fill out this sign-up sheet.  If you have questions, please contact the Fall Family Picnic Chair at











    Volunteer for the Laurel Book Fair!

    Our annual book fair is coming up Tuesday, Oct 1st - Thursday, Oct 3rd, 8-9 am and 2-4 pm each day in the Multi at the Lower Campus.  On Thursday, Oct 3rd, we'll be open from 5-7:30pm to coincide with our Fall Family Picnic. We need volunteers to help run the book fair on Tuesday, Oct 1st - Thursday, Oct 3rd and also for set up on Monday, September 30th and tear down on October 4th. Such a fun and easy way to get involved at school!  Come and stock up on gifts for birthday parties and gifts for the holidays. 

    Join the Book Fair Volunteers group on Parent Square to access the volunteer sign up sheets. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Stephanie Kerst at

    We hope to see you at the Book Fair!


    Author Assembly at Lower Campus
    The Reading Bug in San Carlos Presents Best Selling Author Chris Van Dusen at Lower Campus on September 24th!
    First and second grade students will be treated to a fun upbeat assembly with Chris Van Dusen, best known for his wonderful rhyme and brilliant illustrations in the "If I built..." series as well as Randy Riley's Really Big Hit and Circus Ship.
    To purchase an autographed copy of his latest book, use this link and order by September 17th!

    Beat the heat!

    Staying hydrated is incredibly important during warm, sunny days and has numerous amounts of benefits. Adequate hydration can improve your children’s concentration and memory, help prevent tooth decay, and reduce excess weight gain. More information can be found by clicking here. Cheers to a healthy, hydrated you! 


    -Christine Penrose, MS, RDN