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Achievement Academy Staff Nominated

Two Achievement Academy staff members were nominated by their colleagues to represent Achievement Academy at an awards ceremony to be held on April 24, 2017 for charter schools in Polk County. Missy Kopp, Lakeland teacher, was honored as our Teacher of the Year and Rebecca Lidle, Lakeland paraprofessional, was honored as our Support Person of…
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Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy encompasses the understanding of how movement develops, how it relates to the development of gross motor skills and how it impacts functional activities including cognitive development, self-care skills and independent mobility. The benefits of physical therapy in the pediatric population may include increasing and/or maintaining joint range of motion to prevent a variety…
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Libertore Matches $5,000 in Funds for Achievement Academy

We, along with several other nonprofits in Polk County, were fortunate to be selected by the The Libertore Fund For Children as one of the recipients of their #GivingTuesday campaign! We met our $5,000 match goal in just two days! With matching funds from The Libertore Fund, the funds we raised from donations from generous people in…
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Top Chef of Polk County 2016 Winners

Congratulations to Chef Ronald Mayer of Florida Presbyterian homes for being crowned "Top Chef of Polk County" for the second year in a row! To see a list of all of the winners from this year, click here.
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Achievement Academy staff recognized at Polk County Charter School banquet

Two Achievement Academy staff members were nominated by their colleagues to represent Achievement Academy at an awards ceremony that was held March 14, 2016 for charter schools in Polk County. Monica Franklin, Lakeland teacher, was honored as our Teacher of the Year and Laurie Turner, Early Interventionist and School Nurse, was honored as our Support…
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Achievement Academy Staff Nominated

Two Achievement Academy staff members were nominated by their colleagues to represent Achievement Academy at an awards ceremony to be held on March 14, 2016 for charter schools in Polk County. Monica Franklin, Lakeland teacher, was honored as our Teacher of the Year and Laurie Turner, Early Interventionist and School Nurse, was honored as our…
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Thank you to Publix Super Markets Charities

We are extremely grateful to Publix Super Markets Charities for their $20,000 donation to our Birth to Three program.  Kelly Williams-Puccio presented the check to Principal, Cindi Parker-Pearson. Thank you Publix Super Markets Charities for partnering with Achievement Academy!  
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