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From Dr. B: Back-to-School Nights and More

Dear Lafayette Families,  What an incredible start to the 2017-2018 school year! We are off and running. This week we are looking forward to welcoming you to Back-to-School Nights. These are the evenings where teachers will share pertinent information, answer questions, and give you a sneak peek into your...

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How to Stay “In the Know” at Lafayette

Lafayette is a large and vibrant school community with many incredible happenings and events.  After the first week, it may seem a bit overwhelming.  Fear not!  Below are a few helpful hints on how to keep up with all the information, outline our regular communication structures, and guidance on...

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8/25 Update on HSA Financials

To the Lafayette Community: Yesterday, a former HSA co-treasurer repaid our organization nearly $30,000 to reimburse unauthorized personal spending from HSA accounts. This evening, we filed a police report over this misappropriation of HSA funds so that the D.C. Police can further investigate. The person who has reimbursed the...

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An Update on HSA Financials

The HSA Board is continuing to address the evidence of misappropriation of the organization’s funds and to make internal reforms. This week, the board is establishing four new committees to undertake pressing tasks and report to the board. Those committees and their duties include: Policies and Procedures: Recommend changes...

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An Important Message from the HSA Board

To the Lafayette community: We write today to share some concerning news. We discovered suspected misuse of HSA funds and have contacted the DC Police. We believe a Lafayette parent used HSA funds to pay their own personal expenses. Immediately upon discovering the suspicious activity earlier this month, we:...

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Welcome Back from your HSA

On behalf of the Lafayette Home and School Association (HSA), your parent representatives, this is a quick note to provide details about how to get involved in the coming school year as well as information on a few items of note. We are looking forward to a new school...

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Welcome Back!

Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! This year promises to be an even grander adventure filled with learning, joy, and community.  Click for more.

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