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School Safety Message

From Polk County Public Schools:

In the interest of student safety, beginning Monday, May 21, and for the remainder of the school year, backpacks are not to be brought to school. Students may carry bags no larger than a small purse. Students may...Read More »

End of the Year Awards Ceremonies

Our End of the Year ceremonies are listed below. Please arrive in plenty of time to check in at the office with your photo ID to receive a visitor’s badge. Guests are not allowed on campus without a visitor’s badge.
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Yearbooks Sold Out

All yearbooks have been sold as of April 3, 2018.  Once yearbooks arrive, school staff will write your child’s name on the inside front cover before distributing yearbooks.  Once students receive their yearbook, they are responsible for them.  We will notify you when yearbooks are distributed via this Web site...Read More »

Parking Lot Changes

Effective Monday, September 11, 2017

Due to recent safety concerns, parking in the west parking lot will be closed during dismissal. A parking barrier with chains has been installed today to prevent parking in this lot. If your child is a car rider,...Read More »

School Hours

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

Upcoming Events

May 17 – May 24 all-day

Additional Information: School Calendarsr

PK EOY Awards
May 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
End of the Year Awards
May 22 all-day

Grade 1 – 8:30 AM

Grade K – 9:30 AM

Grade 2 – 11:30 AM

Grade 3 – 12:30 PM

Grade 4 – 1:30 PM

All end of the year awards ceremonies will take place in the dining room.  Please arrive early in order to check in at the office and receive a visitor’s badge.  Guests cannot be on campus without a visitor’s badge.

5th Grade Promotion Ceremony
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
5th Grade Luncheon
May 23 @ 11:45 am – 2:45 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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