A variety of programs, committees and initiatives are designed to promote the L-S Core Values of fostering cooperative and caring relationships and the respect for human differences.

Kelly Mazza and Lori Hodin, co-chair the School Climate Committee.  The School Climate Committee is comprised of teachers, counselors and all three housemasters.  Working with Stan Davis, an expert in school culture, the committee is exploring recent research promoting respect and resiliency.  For example, in a professional development workshop committee members analyzed the results from the climate survey and designed programs for students and staff.  The work with Stan Davis is on-going and generously funded via a grant.