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Specials Rotation for Grades 2-5

For clarity, we have added the rotating specials schedule to the HSA calendar. Also, please see below for additional details on the weeks for A/B. Week of Sept 21-B Week of Sept 28-A Week of Oct 5-B Week of Oct 12-A Week of Oct 19-B Week of Oct 26-A...

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Interested in Kid Connect?

If you haven’t heard yet, Kid Connect is a virtual space for students at Lafayette to connect and socialize. Kid Connect Chats are held throughout the week and monitored by members of the Kid Connect committee. Last year’s topics included puppies, birdwatching, books, magic, talents and more!  As we...

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HSA Fundraising Equity Pledge Passes

Thank you all for your questions and votes regarding the HSA Fundraising Equity Pledge to donate 10% of funds raised during Lafayette’s annual fundraising campaign. After ten days of voting, we received a total of 154 votes: 138 in favor of the pledge and 16 against. As a result...

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Morning Announcements

Missing the morning announcement on your phone? Don’t miss a thing: you can now read them on the website available daily at The link is also accessible under the “Quick Links” drop down of the website If you aren’t receiving these via phone, please contact Donna Beck at...

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Join the Tuesday Bulletin Team!

Our weekly newsletter is edited by several parents and news submissions come from Dr. B, teachers, the HSA, parents, and other sources. Submissions should be emailed to by 9:00 p.m. on Sundays. This is a hard deadline! Editor Needed! We are also looking for a new editor to...

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Last Day to Vote on HSA Equity Pledge

Today is the last day to vote for the HSA Fundraising Equity Pledge. As a reminder, the HSA Board presented a Bear Fund Equity Pledge to the parent community. In short, the board hopes to pledge 10% of funds raised during Lafayette’s annual fundraising campaign (known as our Bear...

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Today is Dot Day!

Today, our school community celebrates International Dot Day. Based on the story, “The Dot”, by Peter H. Reynolds, Dot Day is a global celebration of creativity, courage and collaboration. We encourage everyone to wear their dots, or wear something creative that expresses your courage and your individuality.   Be...

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She Reigns is Back!

Just in case you didn’t know, WE have a powerful, impactful, and critical affinity group for our girls of color in grades 3rd-5th here at Lafayette. She Reigns, girls of color group has been powered by myself Rashida Mosby, school counselor, and several other magical women on staff here, since 2017. ...

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Community Announcements

Become a Girl Scout family! #WhereGirlsConnect   The pandemic can’t stop the Girl Scout fun. New Girl Scout troops are forming now for girls in Kindergarten and 1st grade. This is also a great time for older girls to find a space in an existing troop. Complete the form at to express...

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