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Join Us Saturday, Sept 25 at 6:30 for Outdoor Movie Night

Join us on Saturday, September 25 at 6:30 pm for an Outdoor Movie Night on the Lafayette field. We will be screening the new release “Vivo!” featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda for a celebration of Hispanic-American Heritage Month!! The event is free.  Huge thank you to fellow Lafayette parent, Pam Wye,...

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Calling All Books!

One of the best ways to support literacy in any language is to read regularly. There are more than 35 languages represented within our community, yet the non-English selection in the library is limited. We want to support students’ literacy in their native language(s) and hope to increase the...

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COVID Notification 9/21/21

September 21, 2021    Dear Lafayette Elementary School,     This letter is to inform you that two individuals who were last present at Lafayette on September 13 have since reported a positive test for coronavirus (COVID-19). The individuals are no longer on campus and will not return until medically cleared.     As determined by the DCPS Contact Tracing team, DC Health,...

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2021 National Blue Ribbon Winner!

We are beyond honored and excited to announce that Lafayette Elementary School has been named as a 2021 National Blue Ribbon award winner as an Exemplary High Performing School. This is truly a testament to every member of our community’s dedication to the social emotional and academic needs of...

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October Drop-Off Line

Calling all 2nd grade parents! Each month a different grade is assigned to assist with drop-off, and October is assigned to 2nd grade.  Ideally we have 5 parent volunteers per day. Please click on this link to sign up and look to fill days that have two or fewer volunteers...

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Support Lafayette HSA with Hilana Falafel, Every Monday at Broad Branch Market!

The Lafayette HSA would like to remind the Lafayette Elementary community of our partnership with Hilana Falafel and Broad Branch Market. Come get your authentic “Jerusalem style” falafel sandwich between 3:00 – 7:00 PM at Broad Branch Market every Monday, weather permitting, for the coming school year. Hilana Falafel...

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Support The Bear Fund Today!

Have some questions about the Bear Fund before you make your gift? Read through for some of our frequently asked questions and consider making your gift today! What is the Bear Fund? The Bear Fund is the Lafayette Home School Association’s (HSA) annual fundraiser that supports technology, community events,...

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Join the Lafayette Family Directory

Every year the HSA compiles a family directory using a service called AtoZConnect that is delivered to every family in the school and is also available as a mobile app for iPhone, iPad and Android.  This directory is checked many times each week when arranging play dates, contacting room...

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Pay Your Class Activity Fee

The class activity fee is a one-time charge to pay for students’ transportation to field trips, class activities, and things like field day t-shirts. These fees are NOT tax-deductible and are NOT a contribution to the Bear Fund. If you have questions, please see our frequently asked questions here....

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Mark Your Calendar: Upcoming Meetings/Events

September 22 7am – LSAT Meeting  September 23 7:30 pm – HSA General Meeting via Zoom September 25 6:30 pm on Lafayette Field– Welcome Back Outdoor Movie Night with Lin Manuel Miranda’s new release “Vivo” celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month!  October 6 – Walk to School Day & Potomac Pizza...

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