Register Today for the Donut Dash (formerly the “Fun Run”)  – Sunday, September 29th

Register Today for the Donut Dash (formerly the “Fun Run”) – Sunday, September 29th

The 4th annual Fun Run has been re-named the “San Francisco Donut Dash”! Register today for the 5k race or the 1M fun run, both in Golden Gate Park. Registration includes a race T-shirt (for youth) or technical race socks (for adults). Participants will receive a delicious Krispy Kreme donut from our partners at Fisherman’s Wharf after crossing the finish line! Prizes will be awarded to top finishers in different age categories. This is one of our largest fundraisers of the year – ask your family, friends, neighbors to sign up to run or walk with you, and to sponsor your student! REGISTER TODAY Video Overview...
Wizard of Oz:  The Spring Musical is finally here! (March 20, 21 & 22)

Wizard of Oz: The Spring Musical is finally here! (March 20, 21 & 22)

The Spring Musical is finally here!  We hope you will come out and join us for a performance of The Wizard of Oz starring the amazing students of Lafayette Elementary. There are five performances you can choose from or come see them all! Admission is free however, donations will be gratefully accepted at the door. Performance times are: Wednesday, March 20th at 9 am and 6:30 pm (2 Showings) Thursday, March 21st, at 6:30 pm (1 Showing) Friday, March 22nd, at 9 am and at 6:30 pm (2...
Lafayette Culture and Climate Survey – Your Participation is Requested

Lafayette Culture and Climate Survey – Your Participation is Requested

We have an important announcement and request for parents to fill out the Lafayette Culture and Climate Survey.  Once you access the survey, you will have multiple language options to select from in the top left of the page. It is very important that we get as many of our families to respond as possible so that we have data that truly represents the whole school and not just a few people. Everyone’s voice is important! Điều rất quan trọng là chúng tôi nhận được phản hồi của gia đình càng nhiều càng tốt để chúng tôi thâu thập những dữ liệu biểu trưng thực sự của toàn trường chứ không phải của chỉ một vài người. Tiếng nói của mỗi người đều rất quan trọng. Es muy importante que tantas familias como sea posible contesten la encuesta para que tengamos datos que verdaderamente representen a toda la escuela, y no sólo a unas pocas personas. ¡La voz de cada persona es importante! 我們希望越多家庭填回問卷越好,這樣所得數據才能真正反映整間學校意見,而不只是一小撮人。每個家庭的聲音也很重要! FILL OUT...
Good Eggs Fundraiser for months of March & April

Good Eggs Fundraiser for months of March & April

Gear up for the Good Eggs Spring Fundraiser. 5% of every purchase made in the months of March and April goes back to our school. Be sure to visit schools.goodeggs.com and use code “LafayetteDolphins19”. How It Works Every time you grocery shop on Good Eggs in March and April, 5% goes back to Lafayette Elementary School. To join, just go to schools.goodeggs.com and type in our school’s special code (LafayetteDolphins19) and hit “Shop Now.” Place an order and Lafayette Elementary School automatically receives funds! Step 1:  Go to http://schools.goodeggs.com Step 2:  Enter our special code (LafayetteDolphins19) Step 3:  Click on “Show Now” You can get produce, meat and fish, baked goods, easy dinner kits, and more delivered same-day. No subscription required and delivery is free any time you spend $60.  Questions? Mariell Rahmani Partnership Coordinator...
Be a Kid Again Fundraiser Party – Sunday, April 7th

Be a Kid Again Fundraiser Party – Sunday, April 7th

If you haven’t already marked your calendars for Sunday, April 7th then now’s the time to do so! Join us for the “Be a Kid Again Fundraiser Party”, previously referred to as the Gala, at Emporium SF. Emporium SF is an adult only (21+) arcade bar venue featuring video games, pinball machines, pool tables, foosball and much more!    Event information: Emporium SF NEW DATE! – Sunday, April 7, 2019 NEW TIME! – 5pm-8pm NEW LOWER TICKET PRICES! – $49.50 Single Ticket / $89.50 Two Tickets   Tickets include*: Admission Music by DJ D-Sharp, official DJ of the Golden State Warriors Small bites provided by Sunset Reservoir Brewery and Lamia’s Desserts Raffle tickets – don’t miss your chance to win Warriors tickets, Outside Lands concert tickets, artwork and more! Arcade tokens to get you started (2) drink tickets Tickets and venue information can be found by clicking on the following links:  “Be a Kid Again Fundraiser Party” Tickets Emporium SF We hope you’ll join us for this event which is sure to be a great time with great food, great prizes, great company and most off all it’s for a great cause!  Don’t miss this opportunity to raise money for our PTA while hanging out and celebrating with fellow Lafayette...
Lafayette Fun Run and 5K Registration – September 30, 2018

Lafayette Fun Run and 5K Registration – September 30, 2018

REGISTER TODAY for our 3rd Annual 5K and 1 mile Fun Run/Walk being held on Sunday, September 30th at Peacock Meadow in Golden Gate Park. Support Lafayette Elementary School academic programs while spending quality time with family and our community! All funds raised from this event will be used to support our school’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) programs. Elites, Weekend Warriors, Families, Strollers, and Wheelchairs are all welcome for the 5k Run or Walk or 1 mile Fun Run!! Dogs, however will have to stay home for this event. Chip timing is provided for the 5K only. This area of Golden Gate Park (JFK Dr.) is closed to cars on Sundays, so please come join us for the race and hang out afterwards for a picnic, bike ride, and just general community mingling!! Race Day Info: Race Date: September 30th Race Day Registration Time: 7:30am 5K Start Time: 8:30am 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk: 9:15am Registration Fees: 5K Early Bird before September 14th: $25.00 5K before September 26th: $30.00 5K Packet Pickup/Race Day: $35.00 1K Fun Run: $15.00 NOTE:  If you prefer to track your fundraiser in print instead of on the event website, you can download the form here (PDF). Registration includes a special event T-shirt, while supplies last. Prizes:  We will have prizes for top finishers and a variety of categories as well as the top 2 Fundraisers! Packet Pickup:  Please pick up your packet (including shirt, bib with timing chip, and other goodies) on Saturday, September 29th from 10am – 2pm at A Runners Mind, 3575 Sacramento St, San Francisco, CA 94118 Race Day Parking:  JFK is closed to cars;...
Family Code Night  – Thursday, May 17th

Family Code Night – Thursday, May 17th

Come to Family Code Night! A fun, FREE evening event at the school for K-5 kids and their family to explore computer science and coding together No coding experience needed! Join us for a fun hands-on experience to learn more about computer science education in San Francisco! Date:  Thursday, May 17th Time:  5:00pm – 6:30pm Location:  Auditorium Let us know you are coming by emailing us...
Annual Giving Campaign (AGC) Outdoor Family Movie Night Celebration

Annual Giving Campaign (AGC) Outdoor Family Movie Night Celebration

Thank You to everyone who donated to this year’s Annual Giving Campaign (AGC).  It has been our most successful campaign to date! In gratitude, Lafayette PTA’s AGC is hosting an Outdoor Family Movie Night featuring the movie Coco! Everyone is welcome to attend. Join us on Saturday, April 28th in the School Yard. Gates will open at 7:30PM The movie will start when it gets dark. Admission & popcorn are FREE! Bring a low chair, tarp or sleeping blanket. Don’t forget a blanket, it gets chilly at night. Please note: this is not a drop off event; children must be accompanied by an adult. Thank You for supporting the AGC!...
Peter Pan Sing-a-Long – Sunday, April 15th (Doors open @ 12:00pm)

Peter Pan Sing-a-Long – Sunday, April 15th (Doors open @ 12:00pm)

If your kids are excited for the Spring Musical, they’ll love the “Peter Pan” Sing-A-Long at the Balboa Theater on Sunday, April 15th. Here are the details: MOVIE: Peter Pan WHEN: Sunday, April 15th. Doors open @ 12:00pm WHERE: Balboa Theatre – 3630 Balboa St, San Francisco TICKETS: ON SALE NOW via Eventbrite! $12 per person. (Purchase Tickets Now) GOODY BAGS: We’ll have fun props for the kids to wave around as they sing to their favorite Peter Pan...