Posted by Jennifer Lanoff on Jul 4, 2016
Here are some important dates for your calendars:
(1) Community Meeting at the Gazebo – Wednesday, July 13 at 7 p.m.
We will be holding an informal Q & A session at the Lafayette Park Gazebo. There will be an update on the construction and a question and...
Posted by Jennifer Lanoff on Jun 29, 2016
The trailers are going, so the Lafayette administrative office has moved to Deal Middle School for the summer. The address is 3815 Fort Drive, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20016. The phone number to the office is the same – (202) 282-0116. We’ll be back in our...
Posted by Stacy Beck on Jun 16, 2016
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...
Posted by Stacy Beck on Jun 13, 2016
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...
Posted by Stacy Beck on Jun 3, 2016
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...
Posted by Jennifer Lanoff on May 23, 2016
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...
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...
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...
Check out this special edition of Bear Facts, a tribute to the seven awesome teachers & staff members departing Lafayette. We will miss...