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LSAT Election

The Local School Advisory Team (LSAT) is a group of elected and appointed members that exists for every DCPS school. The team consists of four (4) parents (elected by the parent body), teachers, non-instructional school staff and a community member to advise the...

Draft Budget for 2015-2016

Please review the 2015-2016 draft budget and post your...

Nepal Earthquake Fundraising

The Nepal Earthquake funds went through the roof! Many classes have raised at least $250 and have received donut holes. These classes include Ms. Hallock’s class, Ms. Hill’s class, Ms. Haigler’s class, Mr. Martin’s class, Ms. Cacibauda’s class, Ms....

Congrats to the Track Team!

At last week’s DCIAA Elementary Outdoor City Track & Field Championships, the Boys Bears Track & Field Team finished 2nd overall, while the Girls Team finished 3rd. A great showing by the Bears! Congratulations to all the athletes!

Lafayette Archery Team –...

From Ms. McClure: This past weekend 18 Lafayette students travelled to Louisville, Kentucky to compete in the NASP National Archery Tournament.  This is a huge tournament with over 12,000 archers from 4th-12th grade competing. Our students did a fantastic job. ...

The Main Office is Moving

Lafayette Elementary School’s Main Office is moving to… DEAL MIDDLE SCHOOL: June 22nd through August 7th. All phone numbers and email addresses will remain the same. (202) 282-0116.

Events

Last Day of School for Lafayette is Thursday 6/18 at 12:15pm

In order to give our staff some time to pack and prepare for the summer move to the swing space classrooms, DCPS will allow Lafayette to end the school year after lunch on Thursday, June 18th (12:15 student dismissal).  There will be no school for students on...

Modernization Meeting May 20th 7:30pm

Please join DC Public Schools (DCPS) and the DC Department of General Services (DGS) for Lafayette School Modernization community update meeting on May 20, 2015 at 7:30 at Lafayette in the cafeteria. For those unable to attend the meeting, the presentation will be...

2015-2016 DCPS Calendar

 See the new 2015-2016 DCPS calendar.

5/30 – Book Fair

Pick up your summer reading at Politics & Prose on Sat., May 30, 9am-6pm. P&P will donate 20% of your entire book purchase to Lafayette! Help Lafayette get some free money while supporting your local bookstore. Already stocked up on books? We’ll have...

Student Corner

Summer Required Reading

Lafayette’s 2015 Summer Reading Guide is here. Get a jump on your summer...

May Bear Facts

Click here to see the latest edition of the Bear Facts.

April Sports-X-Treme

Click here for the April edition of Sports X-Treme, a publication written by Lafayette 5th graders about sports at Lafayette as well as the larger world of sports. This is the first edition edited by 2...

Student Publications

Our students do an amazing job of researching, reporting, and creating these publications! See the lastest editions of Bear Facts, Cub Facts and Sports...