LINCOLN AVENUE ACADEMY WEB SITE IS CURRENTLY UNDER REVISION.
PLEASE APPLY FOR ENROLLMENT BY CLICKING THE LINK BELOW
OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD IS
APPLICATION ACCEPTED FROM 8 AM ON 1/22/2013
CHANGES IN ENROLLMENT
Magnet/ Choice Enrollment System has recently changed. For more information please visit the Magnet/Choice page on the district's web. This page can be access through the link below.
SCHOOL GRADES 2011/20112
Once again Lincoln made a grade A !!
We are proud of our staff, students, community and families who worked together to provide our students with a world-class education!
What is STEM, and what does it mean at LAA?
Click here to read more!
CONGRATULATION K-2 ENERGY PATROL!
Once again, Lincoln students won a national award at the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge! Our Energy Patrol earned the 3rd place in the nation.
One of the top three nation's elementary mathematics programs (2010)
Best US elementary school in Technology Innovation (2005)
Top ten K-21 programs in the nation (2005)
Disney Planet Challenege State Winners 2010
Exploravisoion 2010 Regional Winners
Exploravisions 2011 Honorable Mention Winners
Siemens We Can Change Environmental Challenge
National Winners 2010 and 2011!
MyPolkSchools PARENT PORTAL
Parents can now access their student’s information from any computer with an internet connection. The MyPolkSchools Parent Portal allows parents to check current grades, obtain immunization status, learn if their child had any recorded discipline or attendance issues throughout the day, check their child’s current lunch account balance, and even see what their child purchased in the lunchroom – all before their child comes home from school.
**Parent Portal replaces the Grade Viewer used in previous years.**
**After creating an account, you will be sent an automatic e-mail with login information. Check your junk/spam mail folder.**
SWINE FLU QUESTIONS?
Call the Florida Flu Hotline at: 1-800-342-3557
This is a toll-free telephone service provided by The State of Florida to offer health information about swine flu.
For more information on the web,
visit the Florida Department of Health.
EARLY RELEASE DATES 2010-2011
Polk County Schools will have approximately one early-release day per month in 2010-2011. For the complete list, download this flyer:
COUNTERFIT MONEY ALERT FROM PCSB
In an effort to reduce the circulation of counterfeit U.S. monies, the school district will no longer accept any $50 or $100 bills at any school-sponsored events. We apologize for any inconvenience, but ask that you support this initiative. Please plan accordingly when you attend our events.
ENROLLING AT LINCOLN ACADEMY
Applications can be found at the PCSB Magnet, Choice, & Charter School website or at this link:
Lincoln Avenue Academy is a school of choice. Therefore, students must complete the county application to enroll. Polk County School Board's Office of Magnet, Choice, & Charter Schools handles the enrollment. Students must reside in the Lakeland school zone.
There is no admission criteria. Parents must complete the enrollment application during the county enrollment period for each child. Enrollment is by lottery. Lincoln Avenue Academy enrolls 90 students in grades K-3 and 88 students in grades 4 and 5. When applications exceed available openings, students are placed on a waiting list and will be notified when their number is up for enrollment. Students entering Kindergarten should apply the year preceding the Kindergarten entrance.
Applicants for Lincoln Avenue Academy will remain on the list for the enrollment at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy. Students attending Lincoln are automatically eligible for the enrollment at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy in 6th grade.
As an innovative, STEM focused school, we strive to prepare today's learners for the world of tomorrow by offering each student an opportunity to excel through relevant, rigorous curriculum built around the engineering design process. Our curriculum emphasizes higher level thinking skills, real world science and mathematics application, and up-to-date technology. Through innovative, research based instructional approaches we foster love of learning, curiosity, self esteem and strengths of each individual child in a nurturing, respectful, collaborative academic environment
At Lincoln Avenue Academy, we believe that all students can and will learn.
To ensure that all students reach their full potential, meet rigorous academic and magnet standards, and grow to be productive citizens we will:
The mission of Polk County Schools is to ensure rigorous, relevant learning experiences that result in high achievement for our students.