Grace Hawkins ‘19 represented her class as the student speaker at our June 7 Graduation Exercises about the importance of taking time to appreciate the LCDS experience. An accomplished scholar, artist, athlete, and leader, Grace served as president of the student council and was the 2019 recipient of the Headmaster’s Prize. Grace will begin her high school adventure this fall at The Madeira School.
When it comes to hotly debated education topics, class size tops the list. But while there are loud voices on both sides of the aisle, the simple fact is this: Research clearly, indisputably proves that children (especially those in K-3rd grade) are more apt to succeed when there are fewer kids in their classroom.