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Parent Mindfulness Evening – All Welcome!

The NEW Ida B Wells Middle School (405 Sheridan St NW, Washington, DC 20011) October 16 2019 at 5:45 pm Please RSVP to Curious to know what mindfulness is all about? Wondering what your children are learning in Peace of Mind Class?  Would you like to know more about...

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The Fall Festival is Here! What to Know Before You Go

We can’t wait to see you at the Fall Festival this Saturday, October 19th from 11am-3pm!   It’s a magical event for children and adults filled with food, fun and festivity.  Every single ride, activity, decoration and attraction is made possible by our amazing community of parent volunteers.  There are...

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Parents of Students of Color and Allies Meeting

The SheReigns committee would like to invite the Lafayette community to a parent meeting on Thursday, October 24th at 6pm.  This meeting is specifically for Parents of Students of Color and Allies.     The purpose of the meeting is to inform parents of upcoming opportunities for their children, including...

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LAST CHANCE-Fall Festival Sponsorship and Vendor Tables

This is your last chance to become a Fall Festival Sponsor or sign up for a vendor table. We welcome business, families or individuals to sponsor a ride or activity. All sales for sponsorships or vendor tables will end on Wednesday October 16th at 12 pm.  Benefits of sponsorship include: ...

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Fall Festival: Volunteers Needed

One of the best days at Lafayette is just around the corner…the Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is a fabulous, fun-filled day with rides, the fifth grade haunted house, face painting, balloon twisting, crafts and food. The success of the Fall...

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Picture Day is Almost Here! Get all the Details

Get Your Duds On! When: Individual student portraits and class photos will be taken by Freed on Friday, October 18 (with a rain date of Oct. 25.)  What: Students will be photographed outside using natural light and the backdrop will be various spots around the school and/or park. In...

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Coffee with the Counselors: Learn More About ADHD

Coffee with the Counselor’s Presents…Let’s TALK ABOUT ADHD on Friday, Oct. 18 from 8:50 a.m. to 9:50 a.m. in Room 127, the Foodprints Kitchen. Meet us right after school drop-off. Parents, please join us for a collective conversation about ADHD, as we dispel the myths, discuss what having ADHD...

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Photo Day is Oct. 18; Volunteers Needed!

Love to comb hair, straighten ties and lead long lines of students? Help our Freed photographers on student picture day as they work their magic taking class pictures and individual student portraits. We’ll need help from 8:30 a.m. through to 3 p.m. on Friday, October 18.    Volunteer for Photo...

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Fall Festival: Donate Books

Clear some clutter and donate your unused or outgrown books to the Lafayette Used Book Sale. Drop off your books* anytime during school hours in the bins set up in the front foyer of school, in the entranceway directly across from Officer V’s desk (under the mural of Lafayette)....

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Oct 15
  • Tuesday Tour - Prospective Parents

    9:00 am

Oct 16
  • LSAT Meeting

    7:30 am

Oct 18
  • Student/Class Portraits

Oct 19
  • Fall Festival

Oct 21
  • Cobb, Wells, White to Project Song- Away Field Trip

  • HSA Board Meeting

    6:30 pm

Oct 23
  • Bike Ride Daley

    9:00 am

Oct 24
  • Skubel, Su, Culver Away to project Song

  • Barry Bike Ride

    9:00 am

  • KDG to Butler's Orchard

    10:00 am

  • ASAT Meeting

    6:30 pm

Oct 25
  • Butler's Orchard Pre-K All Day

  • Student/Class Portrait Rain Date

  • Botanical Garden 2nd Grade

Oct 28
  • Burnett Bike Ride

Oct 29
  • Dodson Bike Ride

Oct 30
  • King Bike Ride

  • Lafayette Gives Back: Knollwood Trick or Treating

    3:30 pm

Oct 31
  • Halloween Parade