Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette Elementary School

DCPS School

5701 Broad Branch Rd. NW 202-282-0116

8:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

Before and after care available

7:15 a.m.-8:15 a.m.
3:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Contact school for details.

Not required
Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette provides a special learning environment with talented, dedicated teachers and staff members supported by an active community. An emphasis on integrating the arts into all subject areas enriches student’s learning experiences. Additionally, we have a school wide Peace and Mindfulness program to support our positive school culture.

Interscholastic Sports

Accelerated Reader, Student Newspaper Program, Math Club, Spelling Bee

• Peace of Mind Curriculum - a weekly "peace" class where students experience direct social emotional teaching, conflict resolution, and learn mindfulness
• Daily Intervention and Enrichment - every day students have "WIN" (What I Need") time for ELA and/or Math
• Largest Elementary School in DCPS, we have a diverse and rich student and parent community


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 1%
  • 5%
  • 12%
  • 53%
  • 30%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 3%
  • 5%
  • 15%
  • 63%
  • 15%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 10.2%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 4.6%  Asian
  • 7.4%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 0.4%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • 0.1%  Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander
  • 70.2%  White non-Hispanic
  • 7.1%  Multiracial
Federal and District law require equal access to services for students with special education needs and English Language Learners. For additional information, please contact the Office of the State Superintendent of Education at (202) 727-6436 or at

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5701 Broad Branch Rd. NW

Ward 4

Ward 4
E6, E4, L1, L2, M4