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An Attitude of Gratitude

12.04.2015  |  Comments Off on An Attitude of Gratitude

By: Tina Grimes, 2nd Grade Parent at LPA   It is not just in the month of November that I reflect upon things that I am thankful/grateful … Continue Reading

LPA Rocks! By Maddox Chambers

10.28.2015  |  Comments Off on LPA Rocks! By Maddox Chambers

Hi, My name is Maddox Chambers and I’m in the 2nd grade at LPA. LPA is a fantastic school that I enjoy coming to every day. My … Continue Reading

Spotlight- First Grade Writing w/Ms. Hertert

10.15.2015  |  Comments Off on Spotlight- First Grade Writing w/Ms. Hertert

First grade has been diving deep into writing this week! Students became word detectives and worked in teams to edit a piece of writing. Students have also … Continue Reading

Blog Post: First Impressions are Lasting Impressions

10.05.2015  |  Comments Off on Blog Post: First Impressions are Lasting Impressions

  By: Tina Grimes, 2nd Grade Parent   This is a phrase that I often quote to the young people that I mentor and train. I share … Continue Reading

Blog Post: Educating our Students in an Intentionally Diverse Community

09.29.2015  |  Comments Off on Blog Post: Educating our Students in an Intentionally Diverse Community

By Sarah Ranney Lafayette Preparatory Academy is a unique school for many reasons. But, one of the reasons I am most proud of (as a parent, and … Continue Reading

Blog Post- Enrolling in Kindergarten, a Prospective Parent Perspective

09.22.2015  |  Comments Off on Blog Post- Enrolling in Kindergarten, a Prospective Parent Perspective

My son, Thomas is 4 ½. We live in St. Louis City. My husband, Bryan and I have worried about what school he would attend since before … Continue Reading

Spotlight on Ms. Back’s 2nd Grade Class!

09.15.2015  |  Comments Off on Spotlight on Ms. Back’s 2nd Grade Class!

Students have begun working in Math Partners!  In the first lesson, we practiced our understanding of place value with hundreds, tens, and ones.  They really enjoyed moving … Continue Reading

Spotlight on Ms. Demezier’s Kindergarten Class

09.15.2015  |  Comments Off on Spotlight on Ms. Demezier’s Kindergarten Class

Students learned about one of the characteristics of CARES, Empathy by doing an exercise where they had to switch shoes. We discussed what it felt like to … Continue Reading

Spotlight on Ms. Robertson’s First Grade Class

05.06.2015  |  Comments Off on Spotlight on Ms. Robertson’s First Grade Class

In first grade, we’ve been honing our research skills to become “animal experts” before our trip to the zoo. Each student has used articles, encyclopedias and the … Continue Reading

Spotlight on Ms. Back and Mr. Bosch’s 2nd Grade Class

04.28.2015  |  Comments Off on Spotlight on Ms. Back and Mr. Bosch’s 2nd Grade Class

In 2nd Grade, we have been studying the History of St. Louis.  Students have begun a research project on monuments in our great city. We partnered with … Continue Reading