Each year, Lawrenceville hosts the Big Red Race (BRR), a charity event where all proceeds go directly to the Lawrenceville School Camp. School Camp is a summer camp in Warren County, N.J,. that has supported local, underserved youth for over 100 years. BRR funds allow Lawrence Township, N.J. boys and girls to spend two weeks at Camp.
The door clicks open and I’m greeted by warm smiles from my Housemates and a caring conversation from my Duty Master. Although not every check in is as energetic as it is today, I appreciate these moments the most.
It's eight in the morning when I walk groggily into my math class with a warm cup of green tea from Irwin in my hand and see pictures of mashed potatoes projected on the Smartboard. My teacher, Ms. Niu, is talking enthusiastically about her new favorite genre of pictures she had discovered over the weekend.
Through House and Harkness, Lawrenceville challenges a diverse community of promising young people to lead lives of learning, integrity, and high purpose. Our mission is to inspire the best in each to seek the best for all.