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 other staff members supported by an active community body. Lafayette's mission is to help our students reach their full potential through creative, challenging, and fun learning experiences in a supportive, nurturing environment.

Arts Integration
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
•One of the largest Elementary School in DCPS, we have a diverse and rich student and parent community.


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 11%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 4%  Asian
  • 9%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 68%  White non-Hispanic
  • 8%  Multiracial
Lottery Seats
Matches on Results Day
Waitlist offers made by October 2019
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 [email protected].

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5701 Broad Branch Rd. NW

Ward 4

Ward 4
E6, E4, L1, L2, M4