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GIRLS WIN REGION B CHAMPIONSHI...

Girls Headed to City Finals Boys Team Loses Tough Game to Shepherd in 1st Round of Playoffs The Lafayette Bears Girls Basketball Team won the Region B Championship on Monday afternoon, beating #1 seed Hearst in a tough fought game and are headed to the City...

Student Report: Comfort Cases ...

Lafayette Elementary School hosted its second annual Comfort Cases drive on Sunday Feb. 26. A Comfort Case is a backpack full of toys and things that foster children need when going to a new foster home. More than 75 families from the Lafayette community gathered at...

FoodPrints Classes Are Underwa...

FoodPrints is a food and nutrition education program provides standards-based, hands-on experiences with growing, harvesting, cooking and eating nutritious, local and seasonal foods. Last year, Lafayette received a School Garden Grant to pilot FoodPrints classes for...

SPEAKEASY IS STOCKED

Thank you to Ashley and Sean Kennedy for opening up their beautiful home for the “Stock the Speakeasy” party this past Saturday. Guests enjoyed tasty desserts and a special bourbon tasting arranged by Ashley and Sean. More than 60 Lafayette friends and...

JUMP ROPE FOR HEART Thanks

What a great way for our kids to get at least 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous activity!  Last week our students pumped their hearts during the Jump Rope for Heart Activities. We jumped and danced during our 18th annual JRFH community service project. It was an...

A Rhyming Request For Auction ...

It’s not too late to donate to celebrate 1928!   The 2017 Lafayette Auction is coming up quick, but we need your help for our final donation kick!   Our Auction is only as great as the donations we make and the events we create.    But the...

Get Ready for March Madness at...

It’s almost tournament time and that means it is time for March Madness at Lafayette. The Lafayette Bears Basketball Coaches have a series of games and events organized to celebrate America’s greatest sporting event – the NCAA Tournament and another...

HAMILTON TICKETS, A SAFARI, DI...

We have a veritable wish list of your family’s fantasy trips available at the live auction at the Lafayette Auction on Saturday, March 25. Check out more incredible auction items here or click here to buy your...

Events

Dr. B Office Hours

Looking for a chance to chat with Dr. Broquard one-on-one? She offers office hours on selected Friday mornings. Sign up here to book a...

3/2 – HSA General Meeting

The next HSA General Meeting is scheduled for March 2 at 7 pm.  Please join as we share financials and budget items for discussion.  More details to follow.

3/14 – FIRST ANNUAL PI DAY RUN

Lafayette Elementary is excited to announcing our First Annual Pi Day Pi K!!!! To celebrate Pi Day we will be running 3.14 kilometers on March 14 after school from   3:30 to 4:30 pm.  After our Pi K, we...

3/25 – Lafayette Auction

CELEBRATE THE FOUNDING OF LAFAYETTE ELEMENTARY AT THE 2017 AUCTION! Saturday March 25, 2017 from 7 – 11 PM. Tickets available now! We’re swinging back to the clock to 1928 for a Jazz Age Jump and Jive Party that will be the bees knees and so much...

Student Corner

Flag Football Anyone?

Attention all 4th and 5th grade boys and girls! There will be a flag football meeting in the Great Hall on February 27th at 8:15am. Anyone interested in learning more about joining the flag football team should attend the meeting. See Coach Bell or Coach J. Campbell...

Register for Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run inspires girls to recognize their inner strength and celebrate what makes them one of a kind. Trained coaches lead small teams through research-based curricula which includes dynamic discussions, activities and running games. The program will run for...

Lafayette Tops Regional Spelling Bee

Please congratulate Joe Finkelstein and Eddy Hoover who came in first and second in the D.C. regional spelling bee. Wish them well as they go onto the citywide finals on March 11!        

Cereal Success!

Lafayette celebrated the 100th day of school in a “cereally” cool way.  Friday, February 3 was the the hundredth day of school  and the members of the Lafayette Student Council and our advisor Ms. Moore set a goal for our school on this special...