Welcome to
Liberty Pines Academy!

 Liberty Pines Celebration Mosaic

School Showcase


December Wolf News

LPA Book Fair – 2/5 – 2/9

2018-2019 Science Adoption

8th Grade Night at Bartram Trail High March 5th 6:30-8:00

BTHS – Rising 9th Grade Student Deadlines

General News and Information

Office hours- 7:30-3:30
Student hours– 8:30-2:50
Wednesdays– Early release 1:50

Student Check-Out:  If checking your student out early, they must be checked out by 2:00 during normal hours or 1:00 on Wednesdays.

Congratulations to LPA and St. Johns County Schools.  SJCD is the only district in Florida to maintain an “A” ranking for the last 8 years.  LPA has maintained an “A” rating since opening in 2009.  School District Performance

LPA is a Character Counts! and PBS School- Liberty Pines Academy promotes the Character Counts!  framework for teaching good character.  The six pillars of Character Counts! are Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship.  PBS is committed to providing a safe environment for all students. 

Interpreter Information- “If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance and planning to attend a school meeting or program, please contact Liberty Pines Academy with your specific need at 547-7900.”

Information on Gifted Screenings and Evaluations-The St. Johns County School District screens all 2nd grade students each year to identify those who many be eligible for gifted services. Students at other grade levels are screened on a referral basis. Please refer to gifted information page under our links for information on the timeline and how to request screenings. Children in the St. Johns County School District (SJCSD) are allowed two screenings by any school in the SJCSD.

Parents can now pay several types of school fees online as designated by each school. It’s quick, easy and convenient.

Click here to get started!

Be sure to select homeroom teacher

(NOTE: Continue to make payments for school lunches through the paypams.com website.)

SchoolPay Help Line: 888-88-MYPAY

CHARACTER COUNTS! 6 Pillars 6K/3K Run/Walk
Walkers, runners and fitness enthusiasts are invited to participate in the CHARACTER COUNTS! 6 Pillars 6K/3K Run/Walk on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 9 a.m. The run/walk will begin and end at Palencia Elementary School. Register before January 1 and receive a $5 discount!
Learn more and register today!
Attention All 5th Graders!
Are you interested in the performing or visual arts? Then, come audition at R.J. Murray Middle School for the Center of the Arts Academy! The online application will be open from January 18 at 8am until February 8 at 5pm.
Find out more and apply!
PTO Corner
For information about PTO activities, events, newsletters, spirit wear orders and more please visit the PTO web site

Polar TrecFollow Mr. Kirsche’s once in a lifetime journey to the polar ice cap on http://www.polartrec2017.com
School Board News Beverly Slough, District 1 representative to the St. Johns County School Board, writes periodic updates for parents and others concerning school district matters. If you would like to receive the updates, please email her at [email protected] so that she can add you to the distribution.


Superintendent’s Message
Superintendent’s Letter 2017
Honor Card Program

Middle Grades News

LPA Charter Class: 2008-2017

All rising seventh grade students are required to have a tetnus-diptheria-pertussis (Tdap) booster PRIOR to entering 7th grade. If your student needs this immunization, please obtain it and bring the updated DH680 to Liberty Pines Academy at your earliest convenience. The Health Department or your physician will update your DH680 form. You will need to obtain a new original form complete with all prior shots documented. The Health Department is located at 200 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine.

Academically Challenging  Curriculum to Enhance Learning (ACCEL) options are available to Liberty Pines Academy students who demonstrate superior performance on Florida’s Comprehensive Assessment Tests (4’s and 5’s)  and above standard grades (B’s and A’s) on end of year report cards.

Parents who want to learn more about advanced curriculum offerings and the acceleration process should contact the Guidance Department at 904-547-7900

K-5 Corner
Military Supply Collection
For the seventh year in a row, LPA will continue our military supply collection and letter writing campaign for soldiers deployed overseas.  Our project was so successful in past years that we have decided to keep our momentum moving into the 2017-2018 school year.  Below, please see the list of “Military Supply Collection dates” for the 2017-2018 school year.  Your child’s grade level will be participating only in the given months.  The Jacksonville USO has graciously partnered with us to ship all of our supplies and letters overseas to our deserving soldiers.

Grade Level Supply Collection Dates Pickup Dates
3-5 Sept/Oct Oct. 11
K-2 Nov/Dec Dec. 5
6-8 Feb/March March 14

In the months of October, November and December, kindergarten, first and second grade students will be collecting supplies and writing letters.  Letters outlining this project go home on October 24th including the supply list – also attached below.  Please use the care package supply list below and send in your donated supplies by Tuesday, December 5thYour child will be writing their letters in class during a writing lesson

Parent letter

Care Package Items

Thank you for your support in making this year-long project so successful!

For Parents

Absence Note
Attendance Policy/Tardy Policy
Florida Pre-paid
FL Sex Offenders Registry
FSA portal
Hardship Waiver Information
Home Access Center
Home Access Center Registration
Secondary Choice Letter
Student Planner
Map & Directions to Liberty Pines Academy
McKay Letter 2017-2018
MTSS Parent Guide
Schoology Parent Account
Transportation Note to be used by Parents/Guardians
Triple E
Wolf News Archive


For Students

M.S. Blue Green Calendar
LPA Bell Schedule
LPA Wednesday Bell Schedule

LPA Athletics
Clubs and Activities
Schoology App Instructions
Student Links
PE Uniforms
Student Planner

District Information

St. Johns County School District
2017-18 Code of Conduct 
English Language Learners
Parent Resource Guide

General Forms
School Access Form
Home Access form
SJCSD Student Conduct Code Acknowledgement
AUP/waiver for personal electronics
LPA Student Planner Acknowledgement
Release of Student Directory Information
Other Links and Documents
Gifted Information
SIP link
Washington DC