The mission of The Lexington School is to provide an education of the highest quality to students in preschool through middle school. In a structured, nurturing environment, The Lexington School seeks to instill integrity, a life-long enthusiasm for learning, and a strong work ethic.

 

Out of My Comfort Zone by Emilie Dhir ’13

Emilie Dhir, Lexington School class of 2013, shares her lessons on courage from the Southwest trip in this honest reflection. As she prepares for college admission for Fall of 2017, she explains why she’s ready.  An eighty foot drop and a girl terrified of heights. My heart raced, my stomach...

Print is ALIVE! Pinpoints Magazine Shows Why.

Walk into the home of any Lexington School family past or present and you’ll probably see a copy of Pinpoints  magazine lying on the coffee table among other “soon-to-read” items, ones that last beyond today, beyond just this minute. Yes, print is alive and well at The Lexington School because Pinpoints defines a great...

Bluegrass Farms Charities Keeps 25 Kids Curious!

Arts and crafts, “Olympic” field games, football, dinosaurs and so much more. Active summer learning is a gift. Summer camp is an experience some kids take for granted and not all kids get to know. That’s why this week at Lexington School’s Camp Curiosity is so special. It’s special because...

Teaching Curiosity: “Curiosity INSPIRED the Cat.”

Cate’s graduation address on CURIOSITY drums up many examples of how students at The Lexington School learn this important Mission Skill. The question “WHY?” is a welcome one at TLS and not because teachers have the answer; it’s so the kids can figure it out. Teaching intellectual curiosity is tricky. It...

Happy Birthday America! Teach Your Kids Why We Celebrate.

Fireworks, family picnics, the red, white, and blue—these are just a few of the images we conjure when we think of the 4th of July. Each year millions of Americans celebrate this important holiday as the birthday of the United States, but do all of us really know why?...

On RESILIENCE: All Those Little Things Add Up.

Hanae is next to tell the story of Mission Skills and how they affected this 2016 graduation class. Her story is about the small things that add up, the first teetering walk on playground tires or the tireless process of draft after draft for that paper. All moments of challenge with...

12 Great Ideas for Rainy Day Play

Summer storms can really mess up a good plan, and we all know how disappointed our kids can be when the pool bag is packed, suits are on, lunch is in the cooler, and BOOM! the crushing sound of thunder followed by CRACK! that scary sound of lightening dashes the whole morning...

On TEAMWORK: Lexington School Grads Speak

Did you know that three out of every four people are afraid of public speaking? Imagine now that you are fourteen standing in front of hundreds of people at your graduation ceremony. It’s no small feat, yet Lexington School school leaders do it every year. This year their topic...