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Fall Festival Food: Where to Find Your Food Trucks, Funnel Cakes & More

This year’s October 20th Fall Festival will be filled with fabulous food. Broad Branch Road will be lined with food trucks partnering with Twenty Tables. Trucks will feature a variety of choices for lunch from fried chicken to Korean barbeque. Picnic tables will circle the area around the Lafayette...

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Help TwentyTables Support Lafayette Elementary at the Fall Festival 2018

Lafayette Gives Back and TwentyTables are teaming up to support the Fall Festival on October 20, 2018!   Download the TwentyTables app, buy TwentyTables e-tickets, and use them TWO WAYS to help make the Fall Festival fundraiser a success.  FIRST – use your TwentyTables e-tickets (purchased via the app) to buy delicious $6 lunches from awesome...

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Walk to School Day 2018 is TOMORROW – Wednesday, October 10th!

Be green, be healthy, be social! Get free snacks! Walk or bike your own route to school, or join one of the Walking School Buses (please plan to accompany your children who are in first grade your younger): At the corner of Tennyson and 32nd Streets, departing at 8:15 a.m. At the corner of McKinley...

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Meet the 2018-2019 Lafayette Home & School Association Annual Sponsors

This year we are proud to announce that the following 16 local businesses have signed on as Lafayette Annual Sponsors:   Anslie Stokes & the Stokes Group Barstons Child’s Play Broad Branch Market ByrdSmiles Donovan-Wye Group Fruzsina Di Ruggiero Greenline Real Estate, LLC  Galley Foods Heather Davenport & Matt McHugh, Washington...

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Get Your Bake On!

Do you love baking? If so, please share some of your goodies with us at the Fall Festival Bake Sale on Saturday, October 20. Any parent can bake so we have plenty of treats for the kiddos! All sweets and baked goods welcome. Packaging: Help our volunteers keep your...

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Special Subject Updates, Grades 1-5!

Find out who is learning about Heartfulness and who is playing the distracting game in Peace class. Love to bike in Rock Creek? Check out the PE page for the link to sign up to help grade 2 with with the culminating 7 mile Rock Creek bike ride!!! See what new ways we are...

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Peace Program on TV!

Our very own Peace Teacher, Linda Ryden, was featured on WUSA’s Great Day Washington last week.  Check it out here:  

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Picture-Day 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 2:45 p.m. on Friday, October 19. If you can...

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Stanley Cup Spirit!

See a slide show of the fun! Thanks to parent and photographer Stacy Beck, there are even more to see. Check your shutterfly/room parent emails for a protected link and password– coming soon!

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Oct 19
  • Student Picture Day

Oct 20
  • Fall Festival

    11:00 am

Oct 23
  • Prospective Family Tour

    9:00 am

  • HSA Board Meeting

    6:30 pm

Oct 25
  • Prof. Dev Days – No School

Oct 26
  • Prof. Dev Days – No School

Oct 30
  • Lafayette Gives Back Halloween Parade and Talent Show @ Knollwood Retirement Center

    3:45 pm

Oct 31
  • Halloween Parade and class parties

Nov 4
  • Daylight Savings (clocks move back 1 hour)

Nov 6
  • Parent/Teacher Conference, No School

Nov 8
  • HSA General Meeting

    7:00 pm

Nov 12
  • Veteran's Day, No School

Nov 14
  • LSAT Meeting

    7:30 am

Nov 16
  • Flex Fall Session Ends

Nov 20
  • Potomac Pizza Night

Nov 21
  • Thanksgiving Break, No School

Nov 27
  • Prospective Family Tour

    9:00 am

Nov 28
  • Lafayette Loyalty Night at Child's Play

Nov 29
  • HSA Board Meeting

    6:30 pm