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How to know what’s going on at Lafayette – Plus a New Website and Calendar!

If you’ve been on the website, you may have noticed we have a new, more user-friendly home page and calendar feature. A lot is happening at the school, in

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Annual Holiday Gift Drive for Takoma Elementary

Put on your Santa hat for Takoma Elementary School! For years, the Lafayette community has supported our neighbors across Georgia Avenue during the holiday season helping to provide gifts for the over 100 Takoma families

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Book Fair is December 4-8 

The Lafayette Book Fair is this week, December 4-8! The fair will be in the library and open to students during the school day, and to families from 3:15-6:00 on Monday, and 3:15-4:30

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Let’s End Bear Fund Week Strong!

Parents, we know you have a lot to keep track of and the mental load is real. The Murchies have even created this hilarious video to demonstrate it. Thank you

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PreK Leading the Bear Fund Participation Race! Please Give Today! 

After a Giving Tuesday bump, Bear Fund is almost 70% to goal, with PreK currently in 1st place for participation! 1st and 2nd grades are tied for 2nd, and 3rd

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Corrected Date: Cookies and Coding is Coming December 9!

Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade students and an adult family member are invited to Cookies and Coding on Saturday December 9th from 9am to 11 am at Lafayette Elementary. Come learn all about coding at this

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It’s Giving Tuesday – Donate to the Bear Fund!

Give this bear some honey on Giving Tuesday! We are more than halfway to reaching our Bear Fund goal, Lafayette. Please take a moment today, Giving Tuesday, to fill the

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Last Call Lost & Found: Donating Items on 12/14

Attention Lafayette Families! The HSA has a few volunteers who are sifting, sorting, and searching for name tags once quarterly in the Lafayette Lost and Found (L&F). These volunteers hand

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Math Club November Newsletter

See what the Math Club has been up to on Wednesday mornings! Read a copy of the newsletter here.

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Calling all 1st Grade Parents!

The morning drop-off line is staffed by Lafayette parents, and each month we ask parents from a specific grade to volunteer. The drop-off line for December is assigned to 1st

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GoFundMe for Mr. Denmark and Memorial Service Wednesday 6 – 8 PM 

  As Dr. B emailed yesterday, Alvin Denmark, Lafayette’s Director of Strategy and Logistics, has unexpectedly passed away. We wanted to share some info on how you can help support

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