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Lafayette Traffic Safety Meeting Tonight at 6:30 pm

On Tuesday, March 26 at 6:30 p,m,, please join Councilmember Todd and representatives from city agencies to hear their plan to improve traffic safety around Lafayette. The meeting will take place at school, room TBA. If you have questions about the meeting, please contact Jackson Carnes by email. If...

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Lafayette Traffic Safety Meeting: Tuesday at 6:30 pm

On Tuesday, March 26 at 6:30, please join Councilmember Todd and representatives from city agencies to hear their plan to improve traffic safety around Lafayette. The meeting will take place in the school library. If you have questions about the meeting, please contact Jackson Carnes at . If you cannot...

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Helpful Information from DCPS

Dear Lafayette Families –  Below are several helpful links and letters from DCPS: 2019-2020 School Calendar 2019-2020 Enrollment Forms Letter from Chancellor Ferebee regarding PARCC (3rd – 5th grades) Annual Asbestos Letter Happy Reading! Dr. B  

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Lafayette Renovation FY20

Dear Lafayette Families – I am writing to share great news – this year’s Capital Improvement Project budget proposed by the Mayor’s office, includes an internal renovation for our building.  The proposed renovation includes finishing space in the basement for classrooms to increase the overall capacity of our building...

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Don’t Forget to Fill Out Your DCPS Panorama Survey

Lafayette families with email addresses on file with the district should have received receive a confidential Panorama Survey to complete. If you do not have an email on file, you can complete the survey at either of the following links: Panorama Surveys or DCPS Family. If a paper-based version of the...

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A Note from Dr. B: Enrollment Season Is Right Around the Corner

It was fantastic to see so many of you Saturday evening for the auction. All I can say is…WOW!!!!! What an evening! Much gratitude goes out to all of the volunteers that were part of making the magic happen this weekend, and the fearless auction co-chairs, Lara Kline and...

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Special Subject Bulletin: Week of March 18

Get the details and how to register for Lafayette’s FIRST EVER FUN AND FITNESS NIGHT! Read about last week’s family mindfulness evening and about our exciting visit from rapper and mindfulness/Hip Hop instructor JusTme on Tuesday. Learn who is singing “Bustin’ Loose” and who is learning about “ostinatos” in...

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Brick Sale Begins March 25

The annual sale of engraved bricks will begin next week on March 25, and run through April 10. Adding an engraved brick or paver stone to the courtyard in front of the school is a great way to honor your child, teachers, friends, and special moments. The engraved bricks...

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Update from the HSA Co-Presidents

Thanks to everyone who joined us at last week’s general meeting. We appreciate you giving up part of your evening time to hear about the work of the HSA. We also held two important votes – both the HSA’s 2019-2020 budget and the school’s request for the HSA to...

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A Message From Dr. B

Dear Lafayette Families – We are T-minus 5 days until the annual HSA auction, “Diplomatic Ties”. Many thanks to Laura Kline and Chris Lisi, your auction co-chairs and their team of volunteers. There are many hundreds of (wo)man hours that have gone into making Saturday an amazing party and...

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Pi Day is Coming!

On Thursday, March 14th (3.14), we will celebrate all things circular! On this day, dedicated to the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, we will have our Pi recitation contest in which students try to recite as many digits of Pi as they can. Any student in...

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HSA General Meeting Tonight– Meeting Begins at 6:30 pm; Ballots Available Until 8 pm.

Just a reminder to please join us for the HSA General Meeting tonight in the cafeteria. We will be holding votes on the HSA budget and a one-time ask to spend down HSA reserves on the technology request that was presented at our February meeting by the school technology...

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A Message From Dr. B

Dear Lafayette Families – March has definitely come in like a lion! This week I am writing to share important updates about our budget for next school year, important technology updates, and reminders about the family survey administered by DCPS. Please also mark your calendars to join us this...

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HSA General Meeting on March 7th

Please join us for the HSA General Meeting on March 7th. We will be holding votes on the HSA budget and a one-time ask to spend down HSA reserves on the technology request that was presented at our February meeting. Your vote is critical on both of these issues...

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The Lafayette Girls Basketball Team to Play for City Championship!

The undefeated Bears will play Randall Highland Elementary school in the final game of the season this Thursday at 4pm at Roosevelt Senior High School. Please come cheer the girls on. Go Bears!

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