November 26 and 27– Thanksgiving Break
December 3 and 4 – Little Women 6 pm
December 10 – Night of the Arts 6 pm
General News and Information
Office hours- 7:30-3:30
Student hours– 8:30-2:50
Wednesdays– Early release 1:50
“New” Character Counts Run
“New” Proctors needed for Middle Grades Exams
Middle Grades Exams run from 12/9-12/17 and we are currently recruiting volunteers to proctor for these tests. All proctors must be cleared volunteers and attend a short training prior to testing. Use the link below to sign up for one or more slots. Thank you for your help!
Thank you to the St. Johns Golf and CC Rotary for sponsoring Liberty Pines as an AVID School. Rotary is partnering with LPA to support the learning of LPA students.
Do you have questions about Florida Standards Assessment or State End of Course Exams? Plan to attend these informational sessions to learn more.
FSA Nights – elementary Flyer
FSA Nights – secondary
Florida Standards Parent Resource
Economic Security Report
Economic Security Report
Bus Routes The St. Johns County School District’s (SJCSD) bus routes for the 2015-2016 school year are available online at www.stjohns.k12.fl.us/transportation/routes. For additional questions or information, call the Transportation Department at 547-7810.
Home Access Information-For online access to a student’s grades, parents need to complete the form and return it to our front office staff. Once returned, access information will be given to your child within 3 school days. Learn more about eSchoolPlus and Home Access Center (HAC)
LPA is a Positive Behavior Support School- Liberty Pines Academy is a Positive Behavior Support School which is committed to providing a safe environment for all students. For further information, please click here.
School Board updates-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 Beverly.Slough@stjohns.k12.fl.us so that she can add you to the distribution.
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.”
Are you a Spanish speaking student who would like some assistance with learning English, or maybe you need some homework help? Mrs. Gilbes is sponsoring the new ELL club. If you are interested please read her letter below for more information.
Hola chicos y chicas
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.
ONLINE PAYMENTS (School Pay)
Parents can now pay several types of school fees online as designated by each school. It’s quick, easy and convenient.
SchoolPay Help Line: 888-88-MYPAY
Empowering Excellence in Educators
Learn about St. Johns County School District’s new instructional evaluation system that will advance student growth and academic achievement.
For information about PTO activities, events, newsletters, spirit wear orders and more please visit the PTO web site
Message from Dr. Joyner
Middle Grades News
1st semester exam schedule
Students in Action
Military Supply Collection
For the fifth 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 2015-2016 school year. Below, please see the list of “Military Supply Collection dates” for the 2015-2016 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.
2015-2016 Military Supply Collection
Grades K and 1 will be collecting items in the months of November and December and all supplies are due by Dec 11th.
2015-2016 military parent letter FINAL
Thank you for your support in making this year-long project so successful!