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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 10:14 AM

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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 12:13 PM

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Kona Ice Reward

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

Sun Mar 28 01:16 PM

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Hand Sanitizer Donation

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

Wed Mar 03 09:09 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 09:41 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 09:57 AM

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What is Snow?

Getting to experience touching snow in Florida.

Tue Jan 26 12:44 PM

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Ringing in the New Year

Ms. Washington's Class Celebrated the New Year in class.

Tue Jan 26 11:05 AM

Covid 19 January 2021 FAQ's Update
January 2021 Covid 19 Updated FAQ's

LWCS has updated our Covid 19 FAQ sheet.

Mon Jan 04 12:27 PM