Primary School Updates

Progress Reports - for Quarter 3 will be coming home March 31st.  Please be on the lookout for this in your child’s green folder including their attendance reports.  Academic conferences with your advisor will be April 3rd-6th and April 17th.  More info from your advisor coming soon. 


World Autism Awareness Month - We will be celebrating World Autism Month in April.   

  • On Monday, April 3rd, students and staff will be wearing BLUE to show love and support for people with autism. 
  • In our advisory classes, students will be reading and learning about people with autism.  
  • We encourage families to check these books and video to learn more: 

Here is a list of books you can read to your class about Autism:

All My Stripes- by Shaina Rudolph

Uniquely Wired- by Julia Cook

The Girl Who Thought in Pictures by Julia Finley Mosca

A Friend for Henry by Jenn Bailey

           Sesame Street Episode 


Vision to Learn: We are excited to announce that Lab has partnered with Vision to Learn,  an organization that provides FREE vision screenings and then will provide FREE glasses to students with vision needs. 

 Lab screening dates are scheduled for:

  • Primary School Campus: April 20 

Services that will be provided to your child & Opt-out: Document Here

Vision to learn Privacy Practices: English & Spanish

No action is required if you want your child to participate in this program.

Volunteer! We need parent/guardian volunteers at ALL campuses to help on the day of the screenings. Please SIGN UP HERE!

OPT OUT:  All Students will receive the vision screening unless the attached opt-out form at the bottom of this document is completed and sent via email to Derrick Buggs, Lab Family Advocate.


After School Care for next school year, 2023-2024: For the 23-24 school year Charlotte Lab School will partner with the Stratford YMCA, conveniently located a short distance from our new campus, to provide after school services for our students.  Charlotte Lab is committed to providing transportation from our new Suttle Ave. campus to the Stratford YMCA for after school students. Please complete this INTEREST FORM to learn more - Please note that registration for the program will take place over the summer directly through the YMCA. Further information will be provided.

Jackets and Water Bottles - our current lost and found collection will be donated on March 31st. Please visit during arrival or dismissal to help your student find their clothing.


Lunch - there should not be any soda sent or brought to school for lunch.  Fast food or door dash / uber eats deliveries also should not be sent or brought to students. Any student that forgets their lunch will be served a school lunch that day.   

LAST CHANCE TO PURCHASE A LAB YEARBOOK!: If you plan to purchase a yearbook for your student, we ask you reserve your copy as soon as possible.  We cannot guarantee extra copies will be available for orders received after 2/24/23.  Preferred method of payment is through Jostens online: Purchase the Lower and Primary School yearbook, starting at $40: K-5 Yearbook Link