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Easy School Shopping

Want to avoid Staples at the end of August? This year, Lafayette Elementary has partnered with a program called School Tool Box, which allows families to order next year’s school supplies and have them sent directly to Lafayette! Lafayette teachers have put...

Summer Tech Resources

This summer, Lafayette students have access to multiple online sites that can help them stay fresh for next school year. As always, please contact Lafayette Technology Coordinator *protected email* if you have any questions about the programs or need login...

Summer Mindfulness

Help your child practice mindfulness all year long with these tips from Peace Teacher Linda Ryden: Mindyeti.com is a website chock full of mindfulness activities for kids including exercises to help with calm, focus, and connections with others. Smiling Mind is a...

Registration Time Is Here!

2016-17 enrollment has begun! Please register as soon as possible to ensure we get adequate DCPS funding. Turn in your forms at the Main Office from 8am-3pm M-F or until 6:30pm on Wednesdays. REMEMBER: (1) The parent or guardian who signs the forms must turn them...

Events

Nats Day!

Thanks to the HSA Fun Committee, Lafayette students enjoyed a surprise visit on Tuesday, June 7th, from the Washington Nationals Racing Presidents! Our very own namesake, the Marquis de Lafayette, even made a surprise appearance. Check out the photo gallery...

Student Corner

Essay Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Annual Lafayette Essay Contest! Third Grade Winners: 1st Place: Sydney Burgess 2nd Place: Thomas Braden 3rd Place: Spencer Jones Fourth Grade Winners: 1st Place: Jack Pagano 2nd Place:Claire Simon 3rd Place: Kinzly...

Special Bear Facts

Check out this special edition of Bear Facts, a tribute to the seven awesome teachers & staff members departing Lafayette. We will miss...