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Thank You to our Shoveling Heroes!

A huge shout out to those parents who were able to help shovel out our playgrounds! If you are able, we can use your help in a variety of ways at school as well. Pitch in with writer’s workshops, office help (stapling/sorting), assisting printmaking in the art room, and...

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Lafayette’s Annual Day of Service THIS Saturday, January 26th

Don’t forget: Lafayette’s annual Day of Service is coming up THIS Saturday, January 26th from 1:00-3:00! Please click here to RSVP for this drop-in event so we’ll be sure to have enough supplies on hand for all participants. Don’t worry, if you don’t get a chance to RSVP, you can still stop...

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Congratulations to Lafayette’s Spelling Bee Champs!

The 37th annual bee was a fifth grade sweep! Congratulations to this year’s Lafayette spelling bee champs! Jessie Moss, first place; Lucia Ridgeway, second place, and Luca Nescovic, third place. Jessie and Lucia were Lafayette winners of last year’s bee, and along with Luca, will spell in the regional spelling...

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Special Subject Bulletin

There is always something interesting going on in your child’s life at Lafayette!!! Want to know who is doing a “Mock Caldecott”? Want to learn about how the brain influences our behavior or sign up for the Peace of Mind mini conference? Want to find out what timber is and who is learning about it in...

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Help Buy Books for SEL Programs

I’m always buying books. And toys. And sand…. I’m a Therapist.  and kids are my clients. We talk, we set goals, we play and talk some more. (Ok I DO have a great job). I’m looking to expand my social emotional diversity library. There are so many books out...

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New SEL (Social Emotional Learning) Therapy Group For Students

There’s a new SEL (Social Emotional Learning) Therapy Group starting for students.  Its called the Woosah Group.  Its targeting  students not already in an SEL group who could benefit from moments to say “wooooooo- sahhhh”.  This includes relaxation techniques, anxiety reduction, review of mindfulness techniques and friendship initiation and...

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Gratitude Challenge Winners

Congratulations to fourth graders Emmett Chen and Oliver Siegel and fifth grader Lily Dunlop for wining our first-ever Gratitude Challenge!!!  They did a great job of stopping to remember all of the little good things in their lives and write them down.  Boy they had a lot of good...

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Potomac Pizza Night January 29th

Save the Date for Potomac Pizza Night: Tuesday, January 29th.   Great event to help fundraise for our school and you get dinner taken care of!   20% of all sales that evening will be given back to Lafayette, either dine in or delivery.  See attached flyer for further information.  Thanks...

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Winter in-School Volunteer Opportunities

Thanks to parents who have already pitched in to help shovel out our playgrounds! If you are able, teachers and classrooms need daytime volunteers this winter as well. Pitch in with writer’s workshops, office help (stapling/sorting), assisting printmaking in the art room, and more. Click here to check out the...

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Jan 23
  • Professional Development Day, No School

Jan 24
  • HSA Board meeting

    6:30 pm

Jan 25
  • Lafayette Archery Tournament (4th/5th Grade)

    3:00 pm


Jan 26
  • Lafayette Annual Day of Service

    1:00 pm

Jan 29
  • Potomac Pizza Night

  • Prospective Family Tour

    9:00 am

Feb 1
  • 1st Grade to Air and Space Museum

  • 100th Day of School

Feb 4
  • Bricks Sales

Feb 7
  • HSA General Meeting

    7:00 pm

Feb 13
  • LSAT Meeting

    7:30 am

Feb 14
  • PreK Red and Pink Day Centers

    9:00 am

  • 4th Grade Publishing Party

    10:30 am

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 7
  • Flex Winter Session Ends

  • HSA General Meeting

    7:00 pm