“3 Rs of Schwegler:
Respect for oneself, adults, children and property
Ready to learn – come prepared and work hard to do one’s best
Responsible choices and ownership of one’s actions”
Built in 1957, Schwegler Elementary School is located in central Lawrence on 7.7 acres of land a few blocks south and west of The University of Kansas’ main campus. The school bears the name of Raymond A. Schwegler, former dean of KU’s College of Education from 1907-1946. Schwegler serves 371 students in grades K-6. Beginning in Fall 2007, the school offers a full-day kindergarten program.
Did You Know? Schwegler Elementary Principal Jared Comfort received the Governor’s Energy Achievement Recognition Award for Energy Leadership. The award honors Schwegler’s environmentally-themed, year-long 50th Anniversary celebration in 2007-08.