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Reading Wonderland

Join us for the annual “Reading Wonderland” event on Thursday, December 13, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM.  This year’s Reading Wonderland will be quite different from years past!

Instead of moving from grade level classroom to classroom, we will host holiday teams (Santa Claus, Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, The Elf...Read More »

Second Grade Dental Sealant

On Wednesday, November 28, the dental unit of the Polk County Health Department will be on campus to provide dental sealants to second graders IF the parent/guardian signs and returns the consent form.  Please check your child’s agenda on NOVEMBER 27 (TUESDAY) for this consent form.  If you want to...Read More »

Polk Promise

The Polk Promise 1/2 cent sales tax pays for capital projects such as new schools, school expansions, and school safety and technology upgrades.  Polk Promise was passed in 2003 and has since raised more than $560 million.  On November 6, voters will decide whether to continue the tax or let...Read More »

After School Activities and Tutoring Canceled

Due to Election Day on Tuesday, November 6 and Early Dismissal Day on Wednesday, November 7, all after school activities and tutoring sessions are canceled.  After school activities and tutoring will take place on Monday (11/5) and Thursday (11/8).

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School Hours

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

Upcoming Events

STAR Reading and Math Assessment Window
Dec 3 – Dec 21 all-day
Reading Wonderland
Dec 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Reading Wonderland
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Coach’s Coolers
Dec 14 all-day

Purchase a bottled water or sports drink during PE or recess and support the OJP PTO.

Coach’s Coolers
Dec 21 all-day

Purchase a bottled water or sports drink during PE or recess and support the OJP PTO.

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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