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Lafayette Gives Back Valentine’s Day Event

Thanks to all our wonderful Valentines who brought love and joy to Knollwood residents on Feb. 14!   

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Budget Meeting Handout

Please see the presentation from the January 7 HSA General Meeting. (Note that bank account information has been redacted for publication online.) Thank you!

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Lafayette’s Diplomatic Cable (Vol. 3): Team Up for Global Experiences & Sponsorships!

Diplomatic Cable The Official Communiqué of the 2019 Lafayette Spring Auction February 14, 2019- High Priority “Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.” – Ernest Hemingway Happy Valentines Day Lafayette Families! We are five weeks away from our international departure for the 2019 Spring Auction. We...

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Come Celebrate Ms. Ryden’s New Book Tomorrow

Peace Teacher Linda Ryden has another new book out. This one is called Sergio Sees The Good, and it is about how our brains have an evolutionary tendency to focus on and remember negative things and how gratitude can help to overcome that tendency. Politics and Prose Bookstore is...

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Special Subject Bulletin

Who is trying to earn an “ice cream cone” and which special is teaching kids about a body scan and uses an imaginary flashlight? Read the latest edition of the Special Subject Bulletin here to “illuminate the scoops!”;) 

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Diplomatic Ties Spring Auction Countdown: Five Weeks to Go!

World Class Donations Needed Help make this year’s auction offerings the best yet! We are calling for donations to complete this year’s Diplomatic Ties Passport aka Auction Catalog. Help us think creatively… what can you donate? Your work? Your neighbors? Your favorite store? We need your generosity and global...

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Drop Off Line Reminders!!

Nothing like freezing temps and precipitation to really test our morning drop off line on Northampton Street!  As you know, parents from one grade volunteer every day for one month to staff the drop off line in the morning.  In addition to our enormous school size, the bad weather...

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A Message From Dr. B

Dear Lafayette Families – Thank you to everyone who came out to the HSA General Meeting last Thursday. As the LSAT shared, we are currently awaiting the DCPS budget for the 2019-2020 school year. We expect that to arrive any day. The HSA also presented the draft of their...

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2-Hour Delay Tomorrow, Monday Feb. 11

All DCPS schools will open on a 2-hour delay tomorrow, Monday, February 11. Stay Safe!

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Feb 18
  • President's Day

  • February Recess, No School

Feb 26
  • Prospective Family Tour

    9:00 am

Feb 28
  • HSA Board Meeting

    6:30 pm

Mar 1
  • Dr. Seuss Day (KDG)

Mar 7
  • Flex Winter Session Ends

  • HSA General Meeting

    7:00 pm

Mar 8
  • Parent/Teacher Conferences, No School

Mar 10
  • Daylight Savings (move clocks ahead 1 hour)

Mar 12
  • 2nd Grade Inventor's Wax Museum

Mar 13
  • LSAT Meeting

    7:30 am

Mar 14
  • Pi Day, Pizza Night

  • Battle of the Books

    6:00 pm

Mar 16
  • HSA Auction

Mar 21
  • HSA Board Meeting

    6:30 pm

Mar 25
  • Bricks Sales

Mar 26
  • Bricks Sales

  • Prospective Family Tour

    9:00 am

Mar 27
  • Bricks Sales