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Lost and Found / Objetos Perdidos

Posted on: December 12, 2018

Our lost and found is full. Please stop by to look for any lost items.

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Nuestra área de objetos perdidos esta llena. Por favor pase para buscar artículos perdidos.

Gift Wrapping Event / Evento Para Envolver Regalos

Posted on: December 12, 2018

Parents you are invited to come and wrap your gifts for FREE!  Lafayette will provide gift wrapping supplies such as wrapping paper and bows.  A movie and hot chocolate will be provided in another room to keep students busy while gifts are being wrapped.

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¡Padres son invitados a venir y envolver sus regalos GRATIS! La escuela de Lafayette tendrá útiles para envolver como papel de envoltura y moños. Una película y chocolate caliente estarán disponibles en otro cuarto para tener a estudiantes entretenidos en los que envuelven regalos.

2019 Best School Districts in Oregon

Posted on: December 5, 2018

A company called Niche researches U.S. colleges, schools, neighborhoods, and companies. They recently released their school district rankings. The 2019 Best School Districts ranking is based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Ranking factors include state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality, public school district ratings, and more. Greater Albany Public Schools ranked #8 in the state of Oregon with an Overall Niche Grade of B+.

Student All-Stars: Lafayette Elementary School

Posted on: May 9, 2018

At the first annual GAPS Student All-Stars Celebration, the School Board honored outstanding students from each school. Students were nominated by school staff and introduced by the school principal.

Lafayette Elementary All-Stars are: 

Sabrina Zhang (pictured)

Sabrina Zhang is a new student to Lafayette Elementary, and she has quickly proven she is a very respectful, responsible girl who makes excellent choices and always tries her best.  In fact, she goes above and beyond, asking what more she can do, and taking on more responsibilities than is expected of her. She takes pride in her classroom job and in her school work, and is an example to all.  She has a very bright future ahead of her.

Allie Kennedy (not present)

Allie Kennedy is a kind, caring, helpful student who is well-liked by everyone.  She is always wanting to go the extra mile to help out someone who may need it, or to work on the classroom library, file papers, hand out newsletters, clean up after others, and more.  Allie is very responsible and makes excellent choices, and she tries her very best in class. Allie is an exceptional member of our class and Lafayette Elementary School School.