Lafayette strives to educate and support the whole child through both hands-on learning and exposure to a wide variety of subject matter and experiences.

Our school enhances the DCPS curriculum with special subjects, project-based learning traditions, and a range of services to meet the needs of our diverse student body.

A typical day for a PRE-K STUDENT might be:

Morning:
Meeting
Whole Group Study
Recess 1
Special Subject (i.e., Art)
Lunch
Read-aloud

Afternoon:
Rest Time
Snack
Center Time
Recess 2
Dismissal

A typical day for a THIRD GRADER might be:

Morning:
Arrival
WIN (What I Need) Math
Math
ELA (English Language Arts)
Lunch

Afternoon:
Recess
WIN ELA
Flex Time
Science
Special Subject (i.e., Technology)
Dismissal