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OJP Facebook Page

Come on over to the new OJP Facebook page and like us to keep up to date with school events!  http://www.facebook.com/ojpelementary 

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Student Orientation

Student orientation will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, from 3:00 to 6:00 P.M.  During the first week of August, postcards identifying your child’s teacher for the coming school year and their new room will be mailed.

Orientation is a great time to meet your child’s new teacher(s), get bus...Read More »

Employee Service Pins

At the end of the year awards ceremony held on Friday, June 2, employees were recognized for their years of service to Polk County Public Schools.  The following service pins were awarded.

10 Years

Carol Donohue – all ten years at OJP

Ivonne Martinez – all ten years at OJP

Rosemarie Groves – all...Read More »

Summer Operating Hours

Polk County Public Schools and district offices will begin operating on a four day, ten hour summer work schedule on Monday, June 12.  Oscar J. Pope Elementary will be open Monday through Thursday from 7:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.  During the week of July 3, we will be open from...Read More »

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School Hours

School Hours: 8:00 - 3:00
Office Hours: 7:30 - 4:00

Upcoming Events

all-day Student Orientation Day, Paraedu...
Student Orientation Day, Paraedu...
Aug 8 all-day
Description of Event: Student Orientation Day, Paraeducators First Work Dayr Additional Information: School Calendarsr Contacts for Event: Contact your school for times.
3:00 pm Student Orientation @ Oscar J. Pope Elementary School
Student Orientation @ Oscar J. Pope Elementary School
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Contact Us

2730 Maine Avenue, Lakeland, FL  33801

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1596, Eaton Park, FL  33840

Contact Numbers:
Phone: (863) 499-2992
Fax: (863) 499-2996


Principal:  Carol Griffin
Assistant Principal: Charlie Huntley
Principal's Secretary: Charlene Tributino
Terminal Operator: Gladys Delabastide

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