Inspiring elementary students to become life-long learners
The Lower School at Laurel Springs provides a stimulating elementary school curriculum for kindergarten through grade 5. This powerful preparatory program encourages exploration, emotional growth, and academic excellence, all with the flexibility to fit school around your family's unique schedule.
Our accredited Lower School provides a strong foundation for elementary students to discover the joy of learning.
Who can apply?We accept elementary students in kindergarten through grade 5.
When can students enroll?Rolling admission allows most students to enroll at any time.
How much does it cost?Laurel Springs Lower School tuition is $5,000 for a full year.
What time are classes?Students have access to the classroom 24/7, giving them the freedom to complete coursework at their pace.
The Lower School ExperienceRequest Information
The Lower School provides every child with a path to success tailored to their skills, talents, and abilities.
Set Your Start Date
Our self-paced model and rolling admissions allow you to select when your child starts the school year.
Explore Talents and Interests
- Introduce your student to new experiences through elective courses
- Explore topics like outer space, cooking, and novel writing through micro-courses
- Participate in extracurricular clubs catering to your child's interests
Learn a New Language
- Start learning a language as early as kindergarten with courses designed for young children
- Unique learning model includes games, songs, stories, and interactive activities
- Choose from Spanish, Chinese, French, German, or Latin
Clubs and Activities
Elementary kids can make lifelong friends in our wide variety of extracurricular clubs.
Virtual Field Trips
Hosts from National Geographic encourage your child to explore the world.
Lower School FAQ
How do I enroll my student in the Lower School?
What elementary courses does Laurel Springs offer?We offer a wide variety of courses designed for young learners, including core courses, electives, and micro-courses. View Course Catalog
As a Lower School Parent, what is my role in my child's online education?Elementary students in kindergarten through grade 5 require a lot of support from their parents or academic coaches. Parents or academic coaches actively assist their children through online courses to ensure completed assignments.
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What are the technology requirements for the Lower School?Lower School students need a standard laptop or desktop computer with Mac OS or Windows support, plus an up-to-date browser and access to high-speed internet. Some courses require speakers and a microphone, and some may require a printer and scanner access.
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What grades are in the Lower School?The Laurel Springs Lower School is an accredited, online elementary school with courses available for:
- 1st grade
- 2nd grade
- 3rd grade
- 4th grade
- 5th grade