Langston Hughes Elementary

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School Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
8:45am - 3:45pm
8:45am - 2:15pm
Office Hours
Monday - Friday:
8:00am - 4:30pm
1101 George Williams Way
Lawrence, KS 66049
Phone: (785) 832-5890
Fax: (785) 832-5898
Jackie Mickel
Jackie Mickel
Admin. Assistant: Dianna Dykes
Secretary: Sandra Sola
Attendance - 785-832-5890



    March 25th:  Marathon Club Resumes

     March 27th: 2nd Gr. Field trip to the Arts Center 11-12:50pm

     March 31ST: Fitness Fair 6-7:30pm / Walk with us on the marathon Trail at 5:45pm then attend the Wellness Fair


    April 1:    Walk to School Day / For those students who are car riders but would like to walk, parents can drop them off at the intersection of Ken Ridge Dr. and George Williams Way. We will have staff there to walk kids to school about 8:15am.

                Boys & Girls Club Spaghetti Dinner
    April 2nd:   1st Gr. Field trip to Discovery Center 10am-2:45p

     April 3rd: Wear Your Work-Out Clothing to school
    April 4th:     3rd Annual Langston Hughes Family Fun Run/Walk Saturday,  April 4th at 9AM
     The race name has changed this year to the SPL/Bobcat 5K Family Trail Run, and it will be at the Trails at Rock Chalk Park.  There will be DJ Erik Haden (Langston's own Mr. Erik), Prize Drawings, After Race Snacks, and Finisher Medals for all grade school students or younger. You can sign up with the form at the link below and place it in the marathon club box in the office at school as soon as you can or deliver it to Parks and Recreation directly. Any questions, please call Amy Phalen 785-218-7059.
    (Both these runs will count toward the marathon club total for your child if they are interested in joining or already a part of the club.) 

    April 6 – 10th: Para Appreciation Week 

    April 7th: Site Council Meets 5:30pm / PTO Meets 6:30pm 

    April 9th: Kindergarten Round Up (No school for Kdg)

                         3rd gr. Field Trip to Spencer Museum  

    April 10th: Kindergarten Round Up (No school for Kdg) 

    April 14th: Music Program: 1st Gr 6:30pm / 2nd Gr. 7:30pm 

    April 16: National Librarian’s Day 

    April 21: 2nd gr. Field Kansas City Zoo    

    April 25th: School Carnival (volunteers needed)



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  • New Kindergarten Students for 2015-2016:
    If you have a child who will be who will be five years old by August 31, 2015 and entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2015:  Please call the school at 785-832-5890 to sign up on our mailing list to receive an enrollment packet, and to attend one of our Kindergarten Round-Up Sessions that will be held on April 9th and April 10th.  (Kindergarten parents do not pre-register on line)

    New to the District and need to enroll your student(s)?:

    Enroll your student(s) at the District Welcome Center 110 McDonald Drive. Lawrence, KS   /   785-330-1921  /  Please pre-register at:

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