Life at Lawrenceville

Life at Lawrenceville

Every day will challenge and transform you.

House, Harkness, & Heart

Through House and Harkness, Lawrenceville fosters a unique sense of belonging, gathering talented young people from far and wide to learn with and from each other. Students thrive on rigorous, creative engagement with exceptional teachers who inspire confidence, instill initiative, and spark a sense of optimism and purpose. Students discover who they are and what they stand for, strive to support a School culture of belonging, and contribute their unique intellect, passion, and drive to a strong and ever-evolving community.

Student Life

Student Life

At Lawrenceville, every moment is an opportunity to unleash your potential and find your path to excellence. From a rigorous academic schedule, to competitive sports and clubs, to theater rehearsals and community service — your busy days at Lawrenceville will pave the way to the person you will become.

Find Your Path

Harkness Learning

Harkness learning means forming your own opinions, recognizing the value of your peers’ viewpoints, and begining to understand the world from multiple perspectives.

Come to the Table

Harkness Learning

Lawrenceville School News

Jamie Greenfield at Hutchins Galleries

Lawrenceville welcomes back former faculty member Jamie Greenfield, whose work will be on exhibit in the School’s Hutchins Galleries from October 13-November 11. A gallery reception with the artist will take place on October 19 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Greenfield, who taught studio art and art history at Lawrenceville from 1988-2016, is a past director of the Hutchins Galleries.

Angel Xin '26

What does Angel Xin ’26 love about the House system? What’s the best part of Harkness learning? Who inspires her? Find out this and more in 5 Questions 4, the School’s sometimes serious, sometimes funny, quick take interview with Lawrenceville students and faculty.

Taksh Gupta '25

By William Huang ‘24

High school teams are often led by their most experienced student-athletes, but Lawrenceville’s boys’ cross country squad decided to honor two Fourth Formers this year, co-captains Taksh Gupta and Luke Pometti. Big Red Sports Reporter William Huang ’24 profiles Gupta for this story.


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Campus and Location

Life at Lawrenceville means more than just having access to inspiring people, invaluable resources, and beautiful facilities. It means having access to some of the top historic and cultural destinations in the world. Situated near New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C., Lawrenceville offers a wealth of learning experiences beyond the classroom.

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