Events & Workshops

On this page you will find materials and information
about past events.

The Well Balanced Student - Nov 3, 2022

When we are too focused on grades and performance, we deny our children the time and energy they need to tackle the demanding work of growing up. In this presentation, you’ll learn how you can establish a healthier home environment for your school-aged child, reduce academic stress without sacrificing achievement, and increase your child’s resilience, creativity, and well-being.

How Do You Define Success?  (2 min 15 seconds)
The Effects of Homework on Your Child (6 min)
The Importance of Sleep (4 min)
Protecting Playtime, Downtime & Funtime (3 min 20 seconds)

Watch the full video (1 hour 30 min)

Resources and Links Referenced During the Presentation

Research Presentation on Youth Mental Health in the LPS Community from Dr. Anna Mueller and Team

Webinar Video: How Schools and Families Can Work Together to Support Student Mental Health

Annual Poetry Slam

All LPS high school students are invited to participate in our annual district-wide Poetry Slam event focused on healthy self-expression. This event held in November is one of the district’s most energetic and enthusiastic expressions of students' voice, talent, creativity, and vulnerability. Click on the links below to see coverage of past poetry slam events. 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

October: Safe Schools Month

October is Colorado Safe Schools Month! We encourage students, staff, parents, and community members to support school safety and wellness. In addition to activities at individual schools, see below for district-wide Safe School Month activities and resources.