Foundation Events

Thank you for making our Fun Run and BBQ such a success!!!

You can find some BBQ Highlights Here

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2017-2018 Highlights:

Mindfulness Curriculum

Welcome Back to School BBQ

My Hot LunchBox Program

Winter Gala Fundraiser

Parent Lectures

Soccer Nets for Gym class

Family Heritage Feast

Middle School Rec Night

Mini-Library Book Donation in Every Classroom

Mindfulness Books Donation to School Library


2018-2019 Initiatives:

New Science Lab kits for Each Grade K-8

The Jehuda & Bertha Klein Annual Run/Walk

Annual Welcome Back to School BBQ

Heart of Education Fundraiser

…and more!


Upcoming Events

Winter Gala January 11, 2018


MyHotLunchbox Program Continues…

Isn’t great every morning when you realize you DO NOT have to make lunch?!! Well, we get it and that’s why our program is offered 5 days a week!


Past Events

Lecture series: Robin Appel “Bringing Mindfulness Techniques into the Home”

See our Mindfulness feature on News 12 LI!

Middle School Rec Day! 

LHS Foundation Winter Gala Fundraiser 

  • February 2, 2018  Thank you for making this event so successful!


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Guest Speaker: Author Nicholas Kardaras, Ph.D.

 Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

 

Dr. Nicholas Kardaras, Ph.D., one of the country’s foremost addiction experts and renowned author of Glow Kids: How Screen Addiction is Hijacking Our Kids – and How To Break the Trance, will speak to the Laurel Hill community concerning the clinical, neurological, and educational issues related to screen technology use by children and teens, and will discuss strategies to combat the addictive tendencies of electronic devices, video games, and social media. Dr. Kardaras has been featured on CNN, Fox, and ABC’s 20/20.

Learn more:  Glow Kids Tech Addiction Research

Five days at outdoor education camp without screens improves preteen skills with nonverbal emotion cues | Computers in Human Behavior, October 2014

Your smartphone makes you stupid, study shows Researchers at the University of Texas find the “mere presence” of a phone reduces our ability to think and concentrate — even when it’s off. | CNET, June 26, 2017

How Screen Addiction is Damaging Kids’ Brains Interview with Dr. Kardaras | Vice, August 6, 2016

 


 

Welcome Back BBQ

Thank you for making the BBQ such a huge success!