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September 2019

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A Note From Dr. B

Dear Lafayette Families – We have successfully completed our first month of school! In those four weeks we’ve had three Back to School Nights, had our first spirit week, celebrated Dot Day, had our first family movie night to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, and had 106 parents get TB...

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Lafayette Facilities Use Information

In order to use any DCPS facility/outdoor space, the organization/person responsible must complete a building use agreement that outlines the specific dates and times requested for use of the facility, and then submit that application to the requested site for their approval. Once approved at the site level, all...

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HSA General Meeting Minutes Posted

A big thank you for attending the first HSA General Meeting last week. It was great discussing the goals of HSA and we are looking forward to future participation.  For a quick recap on last week’s topics here are the Draft minutes with some links.  

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A note from HSA Co-Presidents

Dear Lafayette Families, We hope the school year has been off to a great start! We enjoyed seeing so many of you at Back to School Nights and at our first general meeting of the year. We have also appreciated your support and good humor during the TB test...

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Lafayette Class of 2019 Little Free Library

Thanks to the Lafayette Class of 2019 Lafayette has its own Little Free Library on Broad Branch Road!   Please add any books you have that are ready to be enjoyed by someone else and stop by to see if there is a new-to-you book ready for your family to...

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Volunteer Policy FAQ 2019-2020

DCPS requires all volunteers and field trip chaperones (beyond one-time event volunteers such as Field Day or in-class book reading) to obtain a tuberculosis (TB) screening within the past 12 months, complete a clearance application, and have a fingerprint background check. So, if you plan on volunteering as a...

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Lafayette Bear Fund

Thank you to everyone who has already donated to the Bear Fund. Your support directly impacts important programs for our children, like our one-of-a-kind Peace Program, which focuses on social and emotional learning and makes our school a kinder, more inclusive place.   We will be at all Back...

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Week 1 was AMAZING!

Celebrating the 1st Week; more fun to come Week 2! Thank you all for an incredible opening week to the 2019-2020 school year. Our opening was smooth, warm, and joyful. Our kids came to school as joyful, eager learners, we welcomed many new families, and we got to know...

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