Weekly Update from Principal Wheeler, 1/8/2023

LES principal Courtney Wheeler.

Good Afternoon Lafayette Lions, 

Happy New Year!  I hope this message finds everyone rested and ready to tackle the second semester.   We have a busy month ahead of us with Winter Growth and PALS assessments beginning this week.  The schedule for this upcoming week is posted below.  Please encourage a good night’s rest and a healthy breakfast on assessment days.  

A reminder that family Life classes will begin for all students in January. All families are encouraged to review the VDOE Family Life standards linked below.


Important Dates This Week: 

January 9th: School Board Meeting (WG-C at 7:30 pm)

January 9th - 20th: Grades K-3 PALS Assessment 

January 10th: Report Cards 

January 10th: 3rd Grade Reading Winter Growth Assessment 

January 11th: 5th Grade Reading Winter Growth Assessment 

January 12th: 4th Grade Reading Winter Growth Assessment 

January 12th: Mellow Mushroom Spirit Night (4-8 pm) 

January 16th: Holiday (all schools are closed) 

As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at 540-310-0029. 

Have a wonderful afternoon. 

Mrs. Wheeler