Langston Hughes Elementary

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  • School Hours
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
    8:45am - 3:50pm
    8:45am - 2:20pm
    During School - 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


  • Please click here to view the Current Friday Flyer: Oct. 19 Friday Flyer

    PTO is now holding our Direct Donation School Wide Fundraiser, please click here to see the flyer:   Direct Donation Flyer

    Help During the Holidays: Holiday Help Flyer with Deadlines



    Oct. 19           Conference Sign Up Opens in skyward: Directions

    Oct. 20           No School (K-12th grades) - The School Office will be Closed 

    Oct. 23 - Oct. 27: Red Ribbon Week –

                                          Monday: Wear Red

                                          Tues-Fri: The Sheriff Dept, Douglas Co. Fire &Rescue, will be stopping by to have lunch with the kids.

                                          Friday: Wear Spirit Wear (our colors are Blue & Silver)

    Oct. 23           3rd Gr. Field Trip to Lied Center  9:00am

                          4th & 5th Gr. Field Trip to Lied Center  12:30pm

    Oct. 26   4th gr. (4A, 4McG) Field Trip to Ks History Museum 9:15am

    Oct. 27           Picture Retake Day (please call the office if your child needs a retake by Oct. 26) 

    Oct. 31           Fall Parade 2:15 / Class Parties following


    Nov. 1             Parents of Students of Color Meeting 6pm-7pm

    Nov. 2            4th gr. (4D) Field Trip to Ks History Museum 9:15am

    Nov. 3            No School (K-5th Grades) - The School Office will be Closed  

    Nov. 4            5th Gr. Pancake Feed Fundraiser at HyVee on 23rd St. 8:00am - 10:00am 

    Nov. 7            Site Council 5:30pm / PTO Meets 6:30pm

    Nov. 8-9         Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Nov. 9-10       No School (K-8th grades)       

    Nov 14           Music Program: 3rd gr. at 6:30pm / 4th gr. at 7:30pm    

    Nov. 21          Direct Donation Fundraiser Ends


    2017-2018 School Calendar: District School Calendar

    School Supplies: Click Here to View PDF

    School Fees: School Fee Payment Form

    Free & Reduced Meal Application: 


    Student Council Meets: Every 1st Tuesday of every month from 3:50pm to 5:00pm 


    5th Grade Families,

     There will be multiple ways you can help to make this an extra special year for our 5th graders. Help from students as well as parents/guardians is needed.  The next event will be Nov. 4 Pancake Feed Fundraser at HyVee on 23rd St. from 7:30am - 10:30am

    Sign up today to help during the Pancake Feed on Saturday, Nov. 4th from 8am to 10am Click Here to Sign Up 



    If you have questions, please contact Amanda Elo or Amy Weishaar.  Information and links related to 5th Grade Promotion will also soon be added to the LHE Website for reference.  We truly appreciate your generosity and involvement!  

    Amanda Elo (785-393-7973;   /   Amy Weishaar (785-550-2704);


    New Student Enrollment Procedures:

    New famillies to the district:  Click Here to Start OnLine Enrollment  

    Current Families adding a new student: Click Here to Enroll Another Child

    Items needed at the time of enrollment at the Welcome & Enrollment Center once you have completed the online portion:

    • Current immunizations
    • Certified birth certificate
    • Contact information for previous school (e.g., name, address, phone, fax)
    • Proof of residency (e.g., lease agreement, current utility bill)
    • Physical (if entering a Kansas school for the first time and between the ages of 5-9)

    WELCOME & ENROLLMENT CENTER / 110 McDonald Drive Lawrence, KS 66044-1063   Office: (785) 330-1921

    2017-2018 School Transfer Form 

    School Records Request: Please have your new school email your students Records Request to so that we can foward them your student's school records.  


    See Below how Lawrence Public Schools work towards acheiving Equity for all students.

    Equity Work in the Lawrence District Schools

    2016 Lawrence District Schools Equity Goals


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    Skyward Family Access Directions:  Parent Directions for Skyward




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