Leah Watts Dawson Library

in the Lower School

Bright and inviting, the Lower School Leah Watts Dawson Library is alive each day with activity, learning, and laughter. All grade levels have regularly-scheduled weekly class time. In addition, the library is available for book exchange at any time.

Library instruction is interdisciplinary to align with the Lower School curriculum, creating a foundation of literacy that extends beyond the elementary years. Librarians teach students to identify and evaluate information and to develop critical awareness and life-ready problem-solving skills.

Students find joy in the Lower School library by choosing books, listening to stories, exploring topics in great depth, and discovering new interests.

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