Office Hours: 7:55 am – 3:45 pm
Student Hours: 8:25 am – 2:45 pm
Wednesdays: Early release at 1:45 pm
For early check-out, students must be signed out by 2:15 pm, or by 1:15 pm on Wednesdays.
Families who live in Beachwalk and Sandy Creek will be joining the LPA Wolfpack next year. If you were unable to attend our Open House on Monday, May 9, you can view the presentation here.
Welcome Back, Wolves!
August 9th – Wolf Greeting (Meet & Greet)
- 8:ooam-9:00am Last Names A-J
- 9:30am-10:30am Last Names K-R
- 11:00am-12:00pm Last Names S-Z
August 10th – First Day of School*
*Please note, the first day of school and every Wednesday are early dismissal days at 1:45pm.
September 5th – No School – Labor Day
Questions about Schoology?
Now Hiring Bus Drivers
The St. Johns County School District is currently hiring
PLEASE NOTE: On Wednesday, December 1, 2021, St. Johns County Schools will return to normal Food Service operations. Families are encouraged to complete the family lunch application if they feel they qualify for free or reduced cost meals. This application is available until November 30. Students who are not eligible based on income will return to a PAID status for school meals.
Please read the following release from the district for complete details.
2021-2022 Instructional Materials Adoption for Mathematics UPDATE
On February 8, 2022, the St. Johns County School Board voted to approve the list of recommended resources for adoption for Math. View the final list of approved resources. Florida Statute allows parents or residents of the county to object to the adoption of a specific instructional material. If you would like to contest the adoption of the Math resources, you must complete the Reconsideration of Instructional Materials Request Form and submit it to the SJCSD Instructional Resources and Media Services Department no later than noon on March 10, 2022.
Please visit our Instructional Materials Adoption web page to:
- Access the math resources that are being considered for adoption.
- Learn more about the policies and procedures for textbook adoption.
B.E.S.T. Standards Presentation
The purpose of the video is to provide parents and community members with information about the new B.E.S.T. Standards for English Language Arts and math. The video also explains the timeline for the implementation of the new standards.
Policies & Procedures
Elementary Health Screenings
Please read this very important letter regarding upcoming student health screenings for elementary students at LPA.
If you are making a payment to Liberty Pines Academy with a personal check, your checks MUST include your full name, street address, TWO phone numbers, and your driver’s license number.
Student Cell Phone Policy
Cell phones must be off and out of sight at all times. Cell phones must remain in the backpacks of students in grades K-4, and in the lockers of students in grades 5-8. Cell phones may NOT be on one’s person during school hours.
If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance and are planning to attend a school meeting or program, please contact Liberty Pines Academy at 904-547-7900 with your specific need.
Rainy Day Dismissal Procedures
Please expect delays during Rainy Day Dismissals. Parents will receive an e-mail and/or text notification indicating that LPA will be following a Rainy Day dismissal procedure. Bikers and walkers will be held indoors during thunderstorms. Parents of bikers and walkers that wish to pick up their children by car, may enter the campus through the bus loop gates, and follow the circle back to the receiving doors next to the cafeteria. Remaining bikers and walkers will be released when the storm subsides and it is safe to do so. Thank you for your patience and understanding. The safety of our students is our top priority!
Service Animal Policy
The St. Johns County School District permits the use of a service animal by an individual with a disability and will not engage in any act or practice that has the purpose or effect of discriminating against an individual with a disability in the use of a service animal in accordance with Title II (28 C.F.R. §§ 35.104, 35.136).
View the District’s Use of Service Animals by Individuals with Disabilities Policy.
- Master School Calendar
- Absence Note – to be printed
- Attendance – email link to be used by Parents/Guardians
- Attendance Policy/Tardy Policy
- Hardship Waiver Information
- Map & Directions to Liberty Pines Academy
- McKay Scholarship Letter
- Rainy Day Dismissal Procedure
- School Access Form
- School Safety Letter
- Schoology Parent Account
- School Improvement Plan (SIP)
- Transportation Information
- Transportation Change – email link to be used by Parents/Guardians
- Transportation Change Note – to be printed
This is just a reminder that anyone (parent, guardian, friend, neighbor, aunt, uncle) must have school access to attend an event at Liberty Pines Academy, have lunch with a student and/or attend an awards assembly. If you have not already done so, please complete the School Access Form. The process for approval may take up to 4 weeks, so please fill out the application sooner than later for any guests that would like to have school access. Once the application is approved, school access will be valid for three years.
FortifyFL is a website and app developed at the direction of the Florida Legislature. Any student, educator, parent or member of the public can report school safety concerns directly to law enforcement and school administrators anonymously and easily through the FortifyFL app or getfortifyfl.com.
LPA is a Character Counts! and PBS School
Liberty Pines Academy promotes the Character Counts! framework for teaching good character. The six pillars of Characters Counts! are Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship. PBS is committed to providing a safe environment for all students.