Lafayette Public Charter School

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January 11th-15th, 2021

What’s New at LCS

clobes@lafayettecharter.k12.mn.us 

Welcome back to In-Person Learning

Welcome back LCS students! Teachers and school staff are beyond excited to welcome students back in the building and are eager to get started. Please return any supplies that were used for distance learning back to school. If your family had a school owned tablet and/or Chromebook (charging cords included), please return to school on Monday. 

As we make this transition, please remember to follow the COVID 19 Decision Tree (attached below) and report any illnesses to the LCS Office. Our goal is to keep our staff and students safe while providing them the best academic, social and emotion experiences possible.

There are calendar and busing changes to be made aware of. Please see the January 2021 calendar and updated bus schedules below. Reminder, January 15th is the last day of 2nd quarter. Please check with your child’s teacher if you have any questions in regards to grades. If you have any questions, please contact the LCS Office.

Calendar Changes

Please use this calendar to reference days off and early outs in January. Every Friday will be an early out at 12:30 to support distance learning students & teachers (per Executive Order 20-94 & 20-95). No childcare will be offered for early outs.

  • Monday, Jan. 11th: In-person Learning resumes for K-8thgrade
  • Friday, Jan. 15th: Early out at 12:30- Teacher Planning
  • Friday, Jan. 15th: End of 2nd Quarter
  • Monday, Jan. 18th: No School- MLK Day
  • Friday, Jan. 22nd: Early Out at 12:30- Teacher Planning
  • Friday, Jan. 29th: Early Out at 12:30- Teacher Planning
We WILL have school on Thursday, January 14th & Friday, January 15th (this will be an early out at 12:30pm).

 

REMINDER: Pre-K tuition is due the 1st of every month. 

 

Job Postings

Part-Time Custodian- 11/18/2020

Lafayette Public Charter School is now accepting applications for a Part-Time Custodian. Candidates with considerable experience in performing custodial and building maintenance, cleaning, and skills in facilities maintenance and safety protocols are preferred. This position is responsible for the overall cleanliness, sanitation, security, safety and maintenance of the school building, grounds and equipment. Hours vary from 15-20 hours per week.  A typical schedule is Monday-Friday 3:15-6:15pm with an hourly range of $11-$12 per hour.

Please email or mail an application (found on the Lafayette Public Charter School website  www.lafayettecharter.k21.mn.us) to clobes@lafayettecharter.k12.mn.us

OR

Tally Clobes, Interim Director, Lafayette Charter School PO Box 125, Lafayette, MN 56054

Technology Coordinator

Lafayette Public Charter School is now accepting applications for a Technology Coordinator. This is a part-time position. Knowledge with SMART boards, Apple Products, website maintenance, basic troubleshooting, testing set-up and serving on the Technology committee is required.

Please email or mail a cover letter, resume, and application (found on LCS website) to: clobes@lafayettecharter.k12.mn.us  

OR

Tally Clobes, Interim Director, Lafayette Charter School PO Box 125, Lafayette, MN 56054

 

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Dates to Remember!

Jan. 11th- In-person Learning Resumes for pre-k-8th grade

Jan. 12th- School Board Meeting- 5:30 in Tech. Room

Jan. 15th- Early Out at 12:30pm

Jan. 15th- End of 2nd Quarter

Jan. 18th- NO SCHOOL

See updated bus times below:

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Menu

Monday

Breakfast

Bagels or Breakfast Cookie, Fruit or Juice, White or Chocolate Milk

Lunch

Ham & Turkey Wrap OR Chef’s Salad, Corn, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

Tuesday

Breakfast

Muffin, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

Lunch

BBQ Sandwiches, Green Beans, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Mandarin Oranges, White or Chocolate Milk

Wednesday

Breakfast

Yogurt, Granola Bar, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

Lunch

Grilled Chicken Patty, California Blend Vegetables, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

Thursday

Breakfast

Muffin, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

Lunch

Tatortot Hotdish, Bread, Mixed Vegetables, Lettuce, Veggie Sticks, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

Friday

Breakfast

Assorted Cereal, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

Lunch

Fish Nuggets, Wheat Chips, Peas, Fruit, White or Chocolate Milk

This menu is subject to change. Fresh vegetables are utilized in the daily menu whenever possible. Vegetables will vary dependent on the availability in our Farm to School Program. Whole wheat grain products are used unless otherwise noted. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. Our Lunch Program is Offer vs Serve. See handbook for more information