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Original Works art fundraiser:

February is a busy month in the art room! All students will get the chance to participate in a timeless keepsake event where their artwork can actually be printed on items that you can wear or share! Mrs. Patrias, is working with a company called Original Works and 33% of all products purchased will go back into the art room budget to spend on future art supplies for students. A parent letter will be sent home at the end of February but if you’d like to check it out early you can visit the Original Works website at: Product pricing is not online but if you would like to check out the product prices there is a link here that you can look at. Documents/misc/Parent Letter Jan 15.pdf  Artwork will be sent home the week of March 16th and order forms/money will be due on March 23rd.



FREE to all parents with a student in a Title I School!

Parent workshops, materials and information. Visit a Title I Parent Informational Resource Center near you! 

Parent Workshops on: Bullying, positive parenting, behavior, financial literacy, interviewing for a job, substance abuse, academics, graduation requirements, testing, writing a resume, using your public library, healthy cooking, internet safety, bike safety, stranger danger, and many other topics!

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New! School's Interactive Menu

School's Menu

School Supply List

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Important Traffic Control Information

There are NO LEFT TURNS into or out of the front of the school during the hours of 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. and 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. A ticket will cost you around $150.00. Signs are posted. Please be aware of your surroundings. We need Police presence in order to help keep your children safe on the way to and from school. However, it is your responsibility to obey traffic laws. The Principal neither writes tickets nor gives them out and cannot get you out of a ticket if you get one.

Do not drop off or pick up students in the street or on the side of the road on Baird. You risk being ticketed. Only school buses and marked day-care vehicles can use the bus ramp.

Current Newletter

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Past newsletters may be found here.

We are a PBS Model School!
(Positive Behavior Support)

All North Lakeland Elementary students are expected to be:

Accepting Responsibility
Respectful and Cooperative

Click here for the parent letter explaining the Starbuck system at NLE.

Anti-Bullying Resources

Polk County Schools are committed to stopping bullying. The county's website has many resources available to parents.  Click the picture on the right to view information for parents and caregivers.

More information is available at the PCSB Stop Bullying Now! website.

The community of North Lakeland Elementary School of Choice will provide a technological and career-oriented learning environment in which all individuals will become personal, academic, and professional leaders.