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Auction News: Early Bird Pricing Ends Sunday; Pizza Party Contest!

The 2020 Lafayette Auction is just around the corner! March 14th, 7pm – 11pm, at Lafayette Elementary School Tickets Early bird pricing will end on March 1st so don’t delay! Purchasing tickets is quick and easy.  Just go to If purchasing a ticket would present a financial challenge to your...

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CCPC After School Program

The CCPC After School Program is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year! Please visit our website for our 2020-2021 application, and more information about our program.

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DCPS Calendar for Next 3 Years

DCPS has shifted to a three-year calendar for the next three upcoming school years to better serve the needs of students, staff, and families.

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Tomorrow! Spring Track Interest Meeting

Calling all 4th and 5th grade runners! The Spring Track Season is right around the corner! There will be an interest meeting for all runners on Wednesday, February 26th at 8:15 am in the Cafeteria. Parents are welcome to join their runners. All paperwork will be handed out at...

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Hot off the Presses: A New Edition of Cub Facts!

Click the link for the the latest edition of Cub Facts, Lafayette’s magazine for Pre-K and Kindergartners produced by Lafayette students.  

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Join Lafayette’s Girls on the Run!

Are you a girl in 3rd-5th grade? Do you want to meet new friends? Do you like having fun? Lafayette is hosting the annual Girls on the Run again this spring! Girls on the Run is a place where girls learn that they can. No limits. No constraints. Only opportunities to be remarkable. Twice a week for 10 weeks, your girl will learn that her...

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For Black History Month Students Learn the History of the Lafayette Land

  As part of our Black History Month activities Lafayette 4th and 5th graders participated in an assembly about the history of the land that Lafayette was built upon. In 1926 the government took the land that is now Lafayette Park and Lafayette School from the Black land owners...

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Lafayette Day of Service

Lafayette’s annual service event is THIS Saturday, February 29th from 1:00-3:00! Don’t miss this fun and unique drop-in event where Lafayette families can participate in a variety of hands-on activities in support of community organizations in the DC area. Please sign up here for this fun, free event to help ensure...

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AUCTION UPDATE: Show Our Teachers & Staff Some Love!

Sponsor a Teacher’s Ticket: We hope you’re planning to join us at our school’s annual auction on Saturday, March 14th. We’d love to have the great folks who work at our school enjoy a fun night out at the auction also. Please consider sponsoring a ticket for one or...

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Feb 28
  • SheREIGNS Informance

    9:40 am

  • SheREIGNS Informance

    2:00 pm

  • SheREIGNS Informance

    6:30 pm

Feb 29
  • Lafayette Gives Back: Day of Service

    1:00 pm

Mar 2
  • Read Across America

    9:00 am

  • She Reigns Chancellor Performance

    11:00 am

  • HSA General Meeting: Budget Presentation

    6:30 pm

Mar 3
  • 3rd Grade Politics and Prose @ Lafayette

    2:30 pm

Mar 6
  • 2nd Grade Inventors Wax Museum

    2:00 pm

Mar 7
  • DC State Archery Tournament

Mar 10
  • Potomac Pizza Night

Mar 11
  • LSAT Meeting

    7:30 am

Mar 12
  • Parents of Students of Color March Meeting

    6:00 pm

Mar 13
  • PreK to Glenn Echo

    9:30 am

Mar 14
  • Auction

    7:00 pm

Mar 17
  • Tuesday Tour - Prospective Parents

    9:00 am

  • PreK Doctor/Ambulance Visit @ Lafayette

    9:00 am

  • 3rd Grade to Politics and Prose

    10:30 am

Mar 19
  • KDG to Children's Museum

    9:00 am