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
    All Students Safe  



  • Friday Flyer January 24, 2020  /  Order Your Yearbook today

    Volunteers Needed for our Annual School Carnival


    Teacher of the Month - Vote Now 

    Support Staff Member of the Month - Vote Now 


    Langston Hughes Book Fair/Pancake Dinner is February 3-5:

    The Book Fair is Monday, Feb. 3rd through Feb. 5  / Reading Contest Flyer

    Volunteer to Help:


    Pancake Dinner Tuesday, February 4  5:00pm-7:00pm in the LHE Multipurpose Room

    Pancake Dinner Flyer / Volunteer to Help: 

    Pre-Sale orders are due by January 30th: Pancake Dinner Ticket Presale Flyer 


    January Lunch Menu Changes:  January Lunch Menu Updated Jan 21st

    Monthly Menus: Lunch Menu  /  Lunch Times and Prices  


    Helpful Links:

    Attendance Policies

    Student Long Term Absence Form  for students who will be absent 3 consecutive days or more.  

    Power School Parent Access Information

    2019-2020 District School Calendar (Revised 8/6/2019)

    2019-2020 School Supply List  

    New Box Top Directions


    Upcoming dates: 

    Jan 29: 2nd Grade Field Trip 

    Jan 30:  Kdg & 1st Grade Field Trip 

    Jan 31: We will be celebrating Langston Hughes' Birthday      

                 4th gr. Slice of Ag Field Trip 


    Feb. 3 - 5: Book Fair 

    Feb. 4:  Pancake Dinner 

    Feb. 6:  5th gr. Field Trip to Snow Creek (leave at 7:30am)

    Feb. 7:  3rd gr. Guest Day at 3:00pm

    Feb. 11: Site Council 5:30pm/ PTO Meets 6:30pm 

    Feb. 13: Class Parties 3:00 - 3:30pm 

    Feb. 14: NO SCHOOL / Recording & Reporting

    Feb. 19 & 20: Parent/Teacher Conferences 

    Feb. 20 & 21: NO SCHOOL 


    2019-2020 Enrollment (20-21 Enrollment should open in February)

    To register for the 2019-2020 school year click here  

    Once you have registered on line, we will need these items inorder to complete enrollment: 

    • Current immunizations
    • Certified birth certificate
    • Contact information for previous school (e.g., name, address, phone, fax)
    • Proof of residency (Accepted: lease/buyers agreement, current water or electric 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

    2019-2020 Transfer Form  (Due by March 30th) 

    Not Returning in the fall? Please let us know right away and have your new school send all Records Request to so that we can foward them your student's school records.  


    Kindergarten Orientation

    Sessions will be held April 9th and 10th

    Children who reach age 5 on or before Aug 31, 2020, are eligible for kindergarten enrollment for the 2020-2021 School Year.  

    Incoming kindergartners and their parent or guardian are invited to attend one of the Kindergarten Orientation sessions being held on Thursday, April 9 and Friday, April 10th, at Langston Hughes Elementary. Children will have an opportunity to meet kindergarten teachers, visit classrooms, and participate in fun, eductional activities and parents will meet in the Library. 

    • Please contact the school at 785-832-5890 to sign up for a session.
    • The next step will be to Enroll your student for school which should be completed by March 20th
    • Once you have enrolled your student using the link below, bring the documents listed above under "enrollment" to the school as soon as possible.

     To Enroll your child for next year, please visit the district Website and select Student Registration. Choose registration for the 2020-2021 school year. Note: It may not become available until February. 


    Help support our school by ordering pictures, cards and other projects through Shutterfly: 

    Order Holiday cards, family pictures and gifts by clicking the link below and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Langston Hughes:    


    If you shop on Amazon, please shop

    Langston Hughes PTO Inc as the beneficiary and the school will get donations from every purchase. 


    Check Out Artsonia! If you don't see your kiddos artwork here, email our Art Teacher Ann Hamil to get signed up at


    School Facebook:

    PTO Website: Langston Hughes PTO Website 





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