Everyone has the power for greatness, not for fame but greatness, because greatness is determined by service. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Not only do our students graduate with strong character, but they learn the value of becoming active, responsible leaders in their community. As our mission also notes, we place a strong emphasis on responsible citizenship, which is fostered through the numerous community service opportunities at our school. These activities nourish empathy, open students to new perspectives, and promote kindness and compassion. All students are encouraged to participate in service projects during their time at LFCDS. Participation is required for students in Grades 7 and 8.
Lower School Projects
A solid community outreach foundation begins in the Lower School. Students, Grades 1-4 learn the value of giving back as they engage in a variety of service projects: