News Posts


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National School Lunch Week Celebration

The Gnats at Dale R. Fair Babson Park Elementary are so thankful for our partnership with the SLA Management to celebrate National School Lunch Week.

Mon May 10 11:31 AM

Green St. Patrick's Day Sign and date
St. Patrick's Day Events

On March 17, 2021, Dale R. Fair Babson Park Elementary was bustling with energy. Our students took part in many different events throughout the school, and we even had a special guest visit some of our Gnats!

Mon May 10 11:14 AM

Florida Scrub trails
Exploring the Florida Ridge

Our 3rd grade students went on a walking field trip to explore the Floirda Ridge Trails near Dale R. Fair Babson Park Elementary

Thu May 06 10:20 AM

A softball and bat with grass and clay
Annual 5th Grade vs Staff Softball Game

Staff and students alike were excited to participate in the annual softball game on March 19, 2021.

Fri Apr 16 10:12 AM

Balloons in the sky with a banner saying 2021 Walk-a-Thon
2021 Walk-a-Thon

The Gnats at Dale R. Fair Babson Park Elementary were so excited to carry on the tradition of the annual Walk-a-Thon. The students walked during the week of March 2nd.

Wed Apr 14 11:14 AM

Thank you DUKE ENERGY and Polk Education Foundation with a colorful banner.
Thank you DUKE Energy and PEF

Thanks to a generous donation from DUKE Energy and the Polk Education Foundation (PEF) our 4th grade students were able to continue to explore Science through hands-on exploration in the STEM Lab this year!

Thu Apr 08 01:13 PM

Light blue picture with clouds and a Kona Ice Cup
Kona Ice Reward

Students earned a Kona Ice reward for selling at least 10 items in the Fall PTO Fundraiser.

Sun Mar 28 02:16 PM

Two hands using waterless hand sanitizer.
Hand Sanitizer Donation

The Gnats would like to thank AdventHealth for their hand sanitizer donation.

Wed Mar 03 10:09 AM

Campfire at sunset by a lake.
Campfire Fun

Students in Mrs. Barnes, Mrs. Alvarez, and Mrs. Black's classes enjoy s'mores by a campfire.

Wed Feb 17 10:41 AM

Dr. Dale R. Fair
Honoring the Life and Legacy of Dr. Dale R. Fair

Dr. Fair was the principal at Babson Park Elementary for 35 years. When he retired in 2003, the school name was changed to Dale R. Fair Babson Park Elementary.

Thu Feb 04 10:57 AM