Lafayette Public Charter School

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November 9th-13th, 2020

What’s New at LCS

petersen@lafayettecharter.k12.mn.us 

Dear Families,

It is with a heavy heart to tell you that I will be taking a leave of absence for medical reasons. Mrs. Clobes will be taking on my administrative duties in my absence. This school, the staff, students and families are so very important to me and play a huge roll in my determination to continue to fight for recovery. Stay safe and know you are all in my thoughts.

Teacher/Para/Food Service Subs WANTED

Interested in subbing or know someone who is? LCS is currently looking for substitute food service staff, paras and teachers. For more information, contact the LCS Office at 507-228-8943.

Report cards

Some report cards will have grades for switches and others will not depending on what teachers were able to do in the classroom. You will get your child’s report cards during their parent/teacher conference. If you’re doing a virtual conference, your report card will be sent home on Wednesday.

RADA Cutlery Fundraiser

On Monday, November 9th  you will receive the Rada Cutlery Fundraiser in your child’s folder.  This is a new fundraiser for us.  We will have extra books and forms available at conferences.  More information to come on Monday. Fundraiser orders will be due Monday, November 30th. Thank you for your participation with this!

Conferences

Conferences will be this Wednesday, November 11th and Thursday, November 12th from 3:15-7:00.  Please let the office know if that time doesn’t work for you.

No School Friday

Reminder: There is no school on Friday, November 13th.

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

 

Job Postings

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: petersen@lafayettecharter.k12.mn.us  

OR

Natasha Petersen, Director, Lafayette Charter School PO Box 125, Lafayette, MN 56054

Paraprofessional- 10/12/2020

Lafayette Public Charter School is now accepting applications for the position of Paraprofessional for the 2020-21 school year. Lafayette Public Charter is a small public charter school in the heart of MN.

Please email or mail a cover letter, resume, and application (found on LCS website) to: petersen@lafayettecharter.k12.mn.us  OR Natasha Petersen, Director, Lafayette Charter School PO Box 125, Lafayette, MN 56054

Position Overview & Responsibilities
Responsible for working with students with disabilities in meeting the academic, behavioral and physical needs as identified in the goals, supports of services of the IEP in either an individual or small group setting under the direction of the special education, or classroom teacher; maintain confidentiality of student and family information as required under FERPA. For more information, please call the office.

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-3 PM

Requirements & Qualifications
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent (GED) and two years of post-secondary education or successful completion of the ParaPro; ability to work with staff and an educational team to provide services to students with disabilities; previous experience in working with students or adults with disabilities preferred.

 

Want to help give back to LCS? Check this out!

MORE School Rewards program
1) Sign up for MORE Rewards at moreRewards.com or any participating Coborn’s, Cash Wise, or Marketplace. Foods store. Designate your preferred school (Lafayette Charter School) by logging into your account at moreRewards.com or via the MORE Rewards mo- bile app.

2) Shop Coborn’s, Cash Wise, and Marketplace Foods stores Food Club, Full Circle, Top Care, @ease, Paws & Tippy Toes brand products to earn points for your school. There are more than 3,000 qualifying items!

3) The points your school earns will help grow their share of the $150,000 total. It’s like a pie – the size of your school’s slice will depend on how many points they have received. School Rewards funds can be used for whatever your school or organization needs!

*Learn more or get started today at moreRewards.com/school*

Virtual Lost & Found

See anything that looks familiar? Let us know and we will make sure it gets to your child.

Dates to Remember!

November 10th: School Board Meeting 5:30pm

November 11th & 12th: Parent/Teacher Conferences

November 13th: No School

November 25th-27th: No School

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Menu

Monday

Breakfast

Oatmeal breakfast cookie, Fruit or juice, White or chocolate milk

Lunch

Pork sandwich, Corn, Lettuce, Veggie sticks, Fruit, White or chocolate milk

Tuesday

Breakfast

Muffin, Fruit, White or chocolate milk

Lunch

Deli Sub with ham/turkey/cheese, Green beans, Fruit, White or chocolate milk

Wednesday

Breakfast

Yogurt, Granola bar, Fruit, White or chocolate milk

Lunch

Meatloaf with bread, Potatoes, Lettuce, Veggie sticks, Fruit, White or chocolate milk

Thursday

Breakfast

Muffin, Fruit, White or chocolate milk

Lunch

Pork Riblet on bun, Baked beans, Lettuce, Veggie sticks, Fruit, White or chocolate milk

Friday

Breakfast

NO SCHOOL

Lunch

NO SCHOOL

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