Langston Hughes Elementary

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  • Meal Kits

    The first meal kits (containing one week's worth of breakfast and lunch) will be distributed on October 21st. See link below for ordering information and pick up locations. 


    Community Resources Available for Families 

    2020 Holiday Bureau Sign Up Dates for Douglas County Families


    Find our District Together Again: Hybrid and Distance Learning Guide at It includes the 2020-2021 school calendar, First Student bus routes, and a message from the Superintendent. Read information about our plans for promoting behaviors that reduce the spread of COVID-19, non-instructional expectations for maintaining healthy school environments and operations, instructional expectations, social-emotional learning, staff professional development, and protecting and ensuring healthy staff. Also, review the goals and objectives of the district's strategic plan. 


    LPS Strategic Plan  

    Lawrence Public Schools will ensure that students of all races, backgrounds, and abilities achieve at high levelsdemonstrate proficiency in reading by the third grade and in math by the eighth grade, and graduate on time prepared for success in college and careers.  Click the link above to read more about our strategic plan.

    Kansas Legislation on Public Schools

    Stay informed and learning about the latest bills and actions being taken by our Legislators that impact public schools.  Check out the various links on this page to learn more about what action is taking place.  


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  • Langston Hughes Elementary


    Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm 


    School Hours:

    8:45am - 3:50pm M,T,TH,F

    8:45am - 2:20pm W   


    1101 George Williams Way
    Lawrence, KS 66049 
    Phone: (785) 832-5890 
    Fax: (785) 832-5898 
    Jackie Mickel
    Principal: Jackie Mickel
    Admin. Assistant: Dianna Dykes
    Secretary: Sandra Sola 
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  • 2020-2021 Enrollment:

     Welcome New Families

    New Student Enrollment - We are excited to have you join our Langston Hughes family. Click the blue link to begin the on-line Enrollment Process.

    If you have enrollment or annual registration questions, you may contact the Lawrence Public School Enrollment Center:  / 785-330-1921 / 110 McDonald Dr.  Lawrence, KS  66044     


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  • Bobcat of the Month Staff Award

    We are excited to announce our monthly Honorary Bobcat of the Month Staff Award!
    We will recognize one staff member each month, and Langston Hughes families - we want your help with nominations!! We encourage you and your child to think about staff members who have made an impact in your lives. It could be a teacher, interventionist, para, custodian, nurse, counselor, etc! You are welcome to complete the nomination form online or a paper copy we will send home.

    Nominate a staff member today! Support Staff Nomination Form / Teacher Nomination Form

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