COVID Notification – 5/25/22

May 25, 2022   Dear Lafayette Elementary School,   This letter is to inform you that we have been notified of reported 3 positive case(s) of COVID-19 at your school: 2 on May 23 and 1 on May 24. Any positive individual is no longer on campus and will...

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Response to Recent Gun Violence

Dear Lafayette Families – This afternoon we witnessed another act of violence and hate toward innocent victims in places we consider safe; a little over a week ago a gunman took the lives of 10 innocent people in a supermarket in a predominately black neighborhood.  Today, a gunman took...

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4th and 5th Grade Arts Night Postponed to June 8th!

Unfortunately due to inclement weather this week Arts Night for 4th and 5th grade, along with the Percussion ensemble, is postponed to Wednesday, June 8th, at 6pm.

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Upcoming Meetings-HSA and LSAT

Please join the following meetings.  HSA General Meeting Tuesday, May 24 at 7pm via Zoom https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83676703298?pwd=MXM1NG5QOERPZ05JM0JTakJ5bnRZZz09#success LSAT Meeting Thursday, May 26 at 7:30am via Teams Join on your computer or mobile app Click here to join the meeting Or call in (audio only) +1 202-539-1291,,313000864#   United States, Washington DC...

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Re-Enrollment Paperwork Due By The End of This Week!

The time has come to submit enrollment paperwork online for next school year – 2022-2023!  All new and returning students must submit the online forms at: https://enrolldcps.dc.gov/node/76 For returning students – Our goals is to have all enrollment paperwork completed by Friday, 5/27!!!! New to Lafayette students – don’t forget to upload your proof...

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4th and 5th Grade Arts Thursday, May 26-Special Events

If you have a 4th grader, they may have mentioned that in art last month we created beautiful clay sunflowers…a symbol of Peace in Ukraine. The students have decided they would like to use our sunflowers to raise money for Ukrainian refugees.    On Arts Night on Thursday May 26th, we are...

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COVID Notification – 5/20

May 20, 2022   Dear Lafayette Elementary School,     This letter is to inform you that we have been notified of 1 reported positive case(s) of COVID-19 at your school on May 18. Any positive individual is no longer on campus and will not return until medically cleared....

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HSA Proposed Budget for 2022-23

Many thanks to all community members who took the time to share their thoughts on budget allocations in our survey. Please take a moment to review next year’s draft budget, previously approved by the HSA Board. You can review this past year’s budget here.  The budget will be reviewed...

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Lafayette Gives Back: Help Seniors By Donating Electric Fans

Happy spring from Lafayette Gives Back! Thanks to all who RSVP’ed for our Lafayette Park clean-up that was postponed due to rain. Stay tuned for our make-up date.    We wanted to thank everyone again who contributed to the beautiful Care Bags for MLK Jr. Day of Service. Through our partner Goods for...

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Field Day Will be Held June 3 and Volunteers Needed!

Happy May, which means Happy Field Day! We are looking for EXTRA hands and help to assist in the Lafayette extravaganza that is Field Day for grades 2nd-5th. This year our theme is Life’s a Circus! If you’re interested in helping with a field day station for grades 2nd-5th, visit the sign up...

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Order Your Yearbook Today-Orders Close This Week

Yearbooks are now available for purchase for $25 and will be delivered by the end of the school year. The deadline to place orders is May 27. Click here to order today!

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Advertise in Lafayette’s Family Directory

Each year the HSA publishes an family directory that is an invaluable resource for the Lafayette community. We are excited to partner with AtoZ Connect again this year to produce our beautiful directory.  We invite our community to purchase advertising space in the directory.  This is a great way...

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Arts Night This Thursday for Grades 2-3

Please join us for the first in-person Arts Night in two years! Each student will have a piece of art on display throughout the school for your viewing pleasure. Grade-wide performances, Choir, and Percussion Ensemble will perform on the amphitheater steps in the back of the school by the...

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COVID Notification – 5/18/22

May 18, 2022   Dear Lafayette Elementary School,      This letter is to inform you that we have been notified of 7 reported positive case(s) of COVID-19 at your school: 4 on May 13, 2 on May 16 and 1 on May 17. Any positive individual is no...

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HSA and LSAT 2022-23 Election Results

The results are in! Thanks to everyone in the Lafayette community who took the time to vote in the Home & School Association Board and Local School Advisory Team elections. Elections were open from May 10-16 and one vote was allotted per parent/guardian.   With 279 votes cast, we...

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COVID Notification – 5/16/22

May 16, 2022 Dear Lafayette Elementary School, This letter is to inform you that we have been notified of 10 reported positive case(s) of COVID-19 at your school: 1 on May 11, 4 on May 12 and 5 on May 13. Any positive individual is no longer on campus...

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May edition of Cub Facts

The May edition of Cub Facts is here! The theme is animals and Spring. Enjoy the poems, stories, comics, and activity pages. 4th and 5th Grade students worked on this edition, which is geared toward our Pre-K and Kindergarten students.  Read it here.

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REMINDER Vote Now: HSA and LSAT Elections

Each year, the Home School Association and Local School Advisory Team hold elections for each group. For efficiency and convenience, the elections are held concurrently. The Home School Association is a volunteer group focused on bringing the school community closer together and fundraising to support the school budget gap...

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Spirit Week Held 5/31-6/3 Check out the schedule

Upcoming Student Council 2022 Spirit Week:   Monday 5/30-No School Tues 5/31-Tired Tuesday-Wear your PJs Day Wed 6/1-Field Day shirts Pre-k through 1st/Wacky Wednesday Grades 2-5 Thurs 6/2-Throwback Thursday Fri 6/3-Field Day Shirt (2-5) Colors of the Rainbow (Pre-K, K and Grade 1)

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CLS Before and After School Programs-Deadline for Enrollment for Current Families is 5/15

CLS will be offering before, after-school, and camps on site at Lafayette Elementary School. Please see below for more information. Before care Monday – Friday 7:30am – 8:30am. After-school Monday – Friday 3:15pm – 6:00pm, with an option for 6:30pm late pick up. Camps Teacher Development days and Parent...

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