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March 2023

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Enrollment Season Opens Friday, 3/31

Enrollment Season Is Here! Beginning Friday, 3/31 enrollment for the 2023-2024 school year is open!  All students who are new and returning students must complete new enrollment paperwork.  We are

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Math Team News

We had our third Math Team contest on Friday March 17th and the luck of the Irish was with many of our mathematicians! This competition from the Continental Math League

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Behavioral Health Survey

Schools are being asked to administer brief (less than 10 minute) online surveys to students, families, and school staff about their perceptions of school behavioral health services. We strongly encourage

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Arts Night Information

We are so excited to invite you to the 2023 Lafayette Arts Night! Please see the attached flyer for general details; in-depth details will be released closer to the event

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Calling all Lafayette Racers!

Calling all Lafayette Racers!!  Lafayette Elementary is hosting an IN-PERSON 5K race on April 30th.  The race will take place at nearby Carter Barron (4850 Colorado Ave NW).  The race

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Calling all 3rd Grade Parents!

Each grade has had an opportunity to volunteer for the drop-off line this school year, so we’re back around to asking 3rd grade parents to staff the drop-off line for

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Open House Wednesday! Nominations Due Friday! (En Español)

Calling all Lafayette Parents and Guardians! The Lafayette Elementary School Local School Advisory Team (LSAT) and Home School Association (HSA) Elections are coming up. Nominations are due April 14th (THIS

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Community Notices 3/21/23

The Alice Deal Middle School Mulch Sale begins! We will be offering mulch and soil in our first sale and then plants for sale later at Pre-orders for mulch

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Lafayette Auction 101 – Get Your Tickets Today!

WHAT IS THE LAFAYETTE AUCTION? All Lafayette families are invited to attend this adults-only outdoor event on Saturday, May 6, 7 PM – 10 PM (rain or shine)! During cocktail

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Updates from the Art & Music Rooms

We are excited to be celebrating Arts and Music in Our Schools this month! In addition to hearing quotes about art, music and creativity over the morning announcements and seeing them posted around the building, we are honoring

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Pi Day Contest Results!

It was another exciting Pi Day in the Math Cave! Pre-K student Nia Speight recited 26 digits of Pi and we got to enjoy the return of the singing Cohen

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Flex Registration Open Through April 5

Flex Spring registration is open!  Please see the attached flyer for more information.  Registration closes on: April 5, 2023 at 11:59 p.m.

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Spring Updates from Dr. B

Dear Lafayette Families –  Happy First Day of Spring!!!!  Please read below for updates from the last several weeks and some notes on upcoming events! Budget Update This past February,

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Prospective Families: Open House and Other Information

Lafayette hosts in-person tours throughout the school year to give prospective families the opportunity to learn about our school. Come join Principal Dr. Carrie Broquard and a parent representative for

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LSAT Meeting Tomorrow!

The next LSAT Meeting is Wednesday 3/15, from 7:30-8:30 am. The LSAT will plan for next year’s elections and outreach. Microsoft Teams meeting Join on your computer, mobile app or

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Community Notices 3/14/23

Deal Community Service Fair: The Deal MS annual 8th Grade Community Project Fair is March 18th from 10-12 pm at Deal.  8th graders who are running donation drives for their Community Project will have booths

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Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week

Staff Appreciation Week runs from May 1-5 and is almost here! Every year, our community organizes a week to celebrate our amazing teachers and staff. Events usually include bagel breakfast,

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Reminder: No School Thursday and Friday

There will be no school for students Thursday, March 9 and Friday, March 10. These are days for (many) parent-teacher conferences and professional development.

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Wine Cellar Party

An auction item that tops the rest is the Lafayette Wine Cellar, a collection of luxury wines donated by the Lafayette community. In exchange for donating a bottle, you (and a guest) get a ticket to the best party of the year: an evening sampling wine and beers

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Girls on the Run

Registration is open for the Girls on the Run Upper Chevy Chase (Lafayette) Community Team with the first practice taking place on Thursday, March 16th. The practice schedule will be Thursdays from 3:30-5:00pm and

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Pi Day is Coming!

On Tuesday, 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

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Deadline Extended: Volunteer to Host Parent and Kid Parties!

One of Lafayette’s beloved auction traditions is providing a variety of parties for kids and adults. These parties take place throughout the spring and the following fall and are a great

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