Welcome to Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette Elementary is a true neighborhood school.  It is our purpose to meet all academic, social, and emotional needs of our students.  We have strong partnerships within the community that help us in achieving these needs.  These partnerships include:

  • HCOE Harvest of the Month
  • Decade of Difference Early Literacy Program
  • HSU and CalTEACH teacher preparation programs
  • Co-op pumpkin patch
  • Redwood Coast Jazz Festival
  • Rotary Club of Southwest Eureka
  • Food for People
  • Redwood Community Action Agency -- Safe Routes to Schools
  • Paul Nicholson, State Farm Insurance
  • Myrtletown Subway
  • Grocery Outlet -- Mike and Mary Barber

Lafayette students have opportunities to participate in many enrichment and extra-curricular activities, including:

  • ASES after-school program
  • HSU Gifted and Talented Academy
  • REEF (Redwood Environmental Education Fair)
  • Humboldt County Science Fair
  • Humboldt County Spelling Bee
  • Scholastic Book Fair
  • Wolf Creek environmental school

Our PTA supports Lafayette families through a variety of family events and classroom opportunities:

  • Red Ribbon Week
  • Lions’ Loops
  • Author Festival
  • Family Fun Nights
  • Spring/Fall Carnivals

Lafayette Elementary School -- The Pride of Eureka!