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We Stand Together: A joint message from Dr. B and the HSA

Over the last three weeks, we have all watched the horrific, violent, racist events perpetrated against African Americans.  These events have been set against the backdrop of a pandemic that has disproportionately impacted our communities of color and reminded us of the inequities that exist in our nation and...

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Happy Last Day of School!

Dear Lafayette Families – HAPPY LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!!!!  There are no words to express the feelings that the 2019-2020 school year have evoked.  We have had all the feels – joy, excitement, sadness, worry, anger, love.  But through it all, we have had all of those feelings together....

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The Last Tuesday Bulletin of the Year: Editor’s Note

Today’s email marks the last of the 2019-20 Tuesday (and occasionally Covid Wednesdays- sorry about that) Bulletins until school starts up again in the fall. Putting these newsletters together is a labor of love and sometimes a test of technological patience. It is also a wonderful way to significantly...

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Last HSA General Meeting of the School Year Tomorrow at 6:30 p.m.

Please join us via Zoom for our final general meeting!  We will answer any end of year or budget questions, discuss the plan for elections, and announce our Marquis de Lafayette award recipients! Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 514 082 3060 Password: 4MF5Nx Dial by your location  ...

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Invitation to Vote on the HSA 2020-21 Budget

Thank you so much for participating in this Virtual Vote on next year’s budget. You can review the draft budget, previously approved by the HSA Board and presented to the community at the HSA General Meeting on March 2, online. We understand our budget may need to be adjusted in the...

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Summer reading, fun activities and useful resources

Special for this coming summer, Lafayette teachers have put together a collection of fun learning activities your student could do while school is out!  You’ll find Peace videos from Ms. Ryden, art activities from Ms. Perll and Ms. McLaughlin, Spanish lessons from Ms. Rincon and Mr. Foley, recipes from...

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Teddy Bear Scavenger Hunt This Summer!

Calling on all Lafayette Families! Ms. Howes and Ms. McClure are putting together some outdoor scavenger hunts for the summer. One of them is going to be a Teddy Bear Hunt.  In order for this to work we are asking Lafayette families to put a Teddy Bear in a window...

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IMAGES 2020 on Its Way!!!

Watch your mail in the next few weeks! Your Images orders should be on their way soon! When you get a chance, please thank the following people for making this happen: Your LHSA for their financial support Parent Sophie Hanrahan who made it possible to receive our Images 2020...

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Lafayette Artists Featured in the DCPS Arts Showcase 2020

A DCPS Citywide Virtual Art Showcase Is Coming! Art teachers in DCPS were invited to submit a limited number of photos of artwork created by students during the 2019-20 school year including during this period of distance learning. The following Lafayette students will have their artwork featured in this...

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