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  


  • February 21st Friday Flyer  

              PTO Hospitality Committee is requesting Volunteers for Staff Appreciation 

              Parent/Teacher Conferences Meal Sign Up

              Volunteers Needed for our Annual School Carnival 

              Order Your Yearbook today 

              February Box Top Flyer 


    Kindness Week is February 13th - 20th

    Kindness Activities Flyer

    Kindness week fashion--

    Thursday, 2/13 – show “We are all part of one team!” by wearing team apparel.
    Monday 2/17- show “spread happiness” by wearing bright colors, flowers, stripes, rainbows, etc.
    Tuesday 2/18- show “I’ve got your back” by wearing shirts backwards
    Wednesday 2/19- show “we support each other” by wearing spirit wear or school colors (blue, gray)


    Contradulations to our January Staff Member of the Month:  Erik Haden & Jamie Stancliff! 

    Please take a moment and vote for our February Staff Members: 

    February Support Staff of the Month

    February Teacher of the Month 

    For more informaiton click here: Staff Recognition Program


    Click here to view the updated February Lunch Menu  

    Monthly Menus: Lunch Menu  /  Lunch Times and Prices  


    Upcoming dates: 

    Feb. 19:   Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Feb. 20:  Parent/Teacher Conferences / NO SCHOOL 

    Feb. 21:   NO SCHOOL 

    Feb. 24: 2nd Grade Field Trip

    March 3:  Kindergarten Music Program 6:30pm

    March 9 – 13: Spring Break – NO SCHOOL  

    March 17: Site Council 5:30pm / PTO 6:30pm

    March 24: Class & Spring Pictures

    March 25: Class & Spring Pictures

    March 26: NO SCHOOL  (Prof Development)

    March 27: NO SCHOOL  (Prof Development)

    March 31: Fitness Fair 6pn – 7:30pm


    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   / 2020-2021 Transfer Form (Due by March 30, 2020)

    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 for the 2020-2021 school Year:  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.  Please share this information with your neighbors who may also have an eligible student.

    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, educational activities and parents will meet in the Library. 

    • Please contact the school at 785-832-5890to sign up for a session.
    • Bring the documents listed here: Enrollment Flyer to the school by or before March 16th
    • The next step will be to Enroll your student for school which should be completed by or before March 16th 

     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 the end of February. 


    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

    2020-2021 Tentative District School Calendar (as of 1/27/20)

    2019-2020 School Supply List  

    New Box Top Directions


    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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