News from the Art Room

Congratulations to the following Lafayette students whose Indian Welcome Kolam art (along with other DCPS arts students and area artists) will be included in a regional art installation near the Capitol in honor of the inauguration. 

5th graders- Bella Daulton, Ellie Widor, Alexis Larson, Maura Cohen, Nandini Chambery, Imani Diallo, Alice Lahey, Elsa and Nora Dowd, Veva Wynn and Adeline King 

4th graders- Zivana Vaezy, Corin Vest, Rose Geshekter, and Sam Koch 

3rd graders- Clara Antunes, Kate Osborne, Dax Khoo, Zippy Steiner, Alex Wynn, Lily Geere and Lexie Folds 

What happens now? 

In light of current events at the Capitol where the art installation was supposed to occur, the location of the installation is TBD and will be announced in the art team as soon as that info is available.

Missed participating? There is still time to participate through social media as well: Draw a Kolam. Take a Photo. Upload to They’ll send it to the U.S. Presidential Inauguration Committee.