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PK Balance Bike Ride Slideshow

Our littlest bears have been practicing their balance and gliding! Please see a slideshow below of some of our cutest cubs on their bikes.  

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New Edition of “Cub Facts”

Read all about it! Fourth and fifth Grade students worked hard in recent weeks to create the second edition of our special publication for pre-K and kindergarten students. “Cub Facts” is a magazine filled with poems, stories and activities for our youngest students to enjoy. You can read the...

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Book Drive: Lafayette Gives Back!

This year we are excited to again be partnering with Takoma Education Campus (TEC) to help provide them with much needed books during our book fair.  In addition to buying books for your own kids, books can be easily purchased during the book fair (Dec 9th to Dec 13th) specifically for...

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OSSE Releases Star Ratings for 2018-2019

Dear Lafayette Families, The Office of the State Superintendent (OSSE) recently released the second annual citywide School Report Card that includes information about how every public school in DC performed in School Year 2018-2019. At Lafayette we are focused on ensuring every student receives a rigorous and joyful education....

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Community Incident, 11/18/19

Dear Lafayette Community – On Monday afternoon, an adult member of our Lafayette community experienced racial hate speech on our campus by another adult.  The administrative team immediately responded, investigated the incident, and worked to ensure the safety of the victim. Lafayette will not tolerate racism at any time. ...

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A Message From Dr. B: Equity, Community, and Achievement

Dear Lafayette Families – This year our school community is larger and more diverse than we have ever been. We speak more than 31 languages in our building, our racial diversity is increasing, and we have three special education classrooms with students with a wide range of special needs....

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2020 Lafayette Auction Coffee Drop In

Lafayette’s Auction, the biggest fundraiser of the year, will be held on March 14, 2020, and the planning committee is already ramping up! This year, we want to make it even better for our community. To do that, we need more fabulous parents to jump in and join our...

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Get To Know Your Lafayette Annual Sponsor: Potomac Pizza

The relationship that has developed between Lafayette Elementary and Potomac Pizza over the last several years is a model template of what all communities should strive to be. Throughout HSA events, fundraising campaigns and silent auctions, Potomac Pizza has always done their best to help the HSA have a...

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Halloween 2019 Slideshow!

Dodging rain clouds and only hours before a tornado warning, our fearless ninjas, witches and superheros had a successful parade, cheered on by Lafayette families. See the slideshow below.

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Need extra help during the holidays?

Holidays can sometimes be stressful or present unique challenges. We want to ensure that all of our Lafayette families have access to support and resources, if needed. If you are in need of any assistance during the holiday season with food, transportation, counseling services, winter clothing, etc., please let...

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New Edition of “Cub Facts”

Read all about it! Fourth and fifth Grade students worked hard in recent weeks to create the first edition of our special publication for pre-K and kindergarten students. “Cub Facts” is a magazine filled with poems, stories and activities for our youngest students to enjoy. You can read the first...

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