Auction Update: Exciting New Silent Auction Items Await!

March 14, 7–11 p.m. at Lafayette Elementary School

The Lafayette Auction is less than two weeks away so don’t delay! Purchasing tickets is quick and easy at

If purchasing a ticket would present a financial challenge to your family, please send a confidential request for a free ticket to Ms. Mayhew. We would love all parents to attend!

Ticket Prices:
March 3-13 – $90
March 14 – $100

This year’s new Silent Auction offerings will include a few special athletic-themed surprises and even more under $50 offerings. Stay tuned for detailed information over the next few days about parent-hosted parties, teacher treats and class creations. In the meantime check out some of these exciting and unique Auction items:

Nats On-Field Experience

Enjoy four Baseline Box level tickets to a home game, plus four on-field passes to watch batting practice, parking & a ball signed by Juan Soto.

Add Your Own Comet Pizza to their Menu

Comet will allow one family to build a custom pizza with any topping they would like, give it a name and they will put it on their menu for the month of April.

Ukulele & Lesson

Win a new Waterman Ukulele and a lesson with an amazing Middle C Music instructor! The Waterman is a great entry-level ukulele. Its unique look and durability make it a favorite for kids. Middle C Music is a community music store that serves and promotes Washington musicians of all ages and skills.

Meet the Press Live Telecast

The winner and three guests will attend a live telecast of “Meet the Press with Chuck Todd” on a mutually agreed-upon date. Please note this is only available until 4/19/2020. They will be moving to a new studio soon this might be your last chance! “Meet the Press” is the longest-running program on network television.

Outer Banks Beach Vacation

Enjoy the wonderful OBX beach experience at the John Yancey Inn (JYI) in Kill Devil Hills, NC. The room is oceanfront, has a balcony with view of the ocean. There is complimentary continental breakfast and convenient shopping a restaurants nearby.

Bread of the Month Club

Calling all carb lovers! There is no substitute for fresh; home-baked bread–and a loaf can be yours once a month for the next year. Choose from the best Challah you’ll eat in your life; wild yeast sourdough; Jewish deli rye; semolina cheese bread and more! A fresh loaf will be delivered straight to your home once a month for you and the family to enjoy.

Visit Speaker Pelosi’s Balcony

Experience the best view in all of Washington, from the Speaker’s Balcony of the U.S. Capitol! This experience will allow a family to take a guided tour with House staff of the Office of the Speaker of the House. This tour will also let the family visit and take a family photo on the Speakers Balcony with its unparalleled majestic views of the National Mall. The winning family will also receive a signed copy of the Speakers book, “Know Your Power, A Message to America’s Daughters”.

Let Them Eat Cake!

Sweet deal: For your kid’s next birthday or any special occasion, I’ll make a delicious and fun (or elegant) cake – in whatever flavor and/or theme you choose. We’ll pick a mutually agreeable date and come up with a vision for the cake, and I’ll deliver it to you the morning of your party. My cakes usually serve about 15 people and are made completely from scratch. I’m not a professional baker, but have been making themed birthday cakes for family and friends for 8 years.