March 2020 Newsletter

March 2020 Newsletter

School Hours

School Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Student drop-off: 7:30 am
First Bell: 7:55 am
Tardy Bell: 8:00 am
Early checkout time: 2:15 pm
Dismissal Bell: 3:00 pm

Mission Statement:

“We will provide a cooperative learning environment that values all people. It will support life experiences involving risk taking and problem solving that will help us become life-long learners.”


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Summer Learning

At Polk County Public Schools

You’re invited…

What:  Pick up Scholastic Summer Learning Materials for incoming K-5 students for the 2020-2021 school year.

Where: Cafeteria bus loop

When: Thursday 6/11 from 2-3:00 and Tuesday 6/16 from 2-3:00

**Remember that if you are not using your electronic device for Summer learning, please return it to Griffin. 

Click the link below for summer learning resources:

Summer Learning

Florida First Start is on the Griffin campus.
FFS has a playgroup every Tuesday from 11:00-1:00. If you have a child under the age of four, come and play with us. Join us for art, play, music and friendship. Free books! Other resources are also available if you join the program.
or call Griffin Elementary and ask for Amy Jones.


Volunteer Information :

Background checks have recently increased to $40 and must be renewed every 5 years. In order to participate in field trips you MUST be an approved volunteer. For more information,  please contact Kristi Lampp @ 863-853-6020 ext 456 or kristi.lampp@polk-fl.net.







School Related Employee of the Year – Mr. McDowell

Teacher of the Year- Mrs. Brown

Student Resources

The summer will be here before you know it. Keeping your child engaged and learning throughout the summer will help prepare them for a successful upcoming school year. Click on the link below to challenge your child with activities in all subjects including keyboarding.

Have a wonderful summer and keep Soaring for Success.

Student Resources