Loughman Oaks Elementary

Welcome to our website!!

Where every child is empowered to succeed!

 Mission Statement

The mission of Loughman Oaks Elementary is to increase academic performance by establishing an atmosphere that ensures rigorous, relevant learning experiences for all students.

Owl News!!

No School On Monday!!!

Loughman Oaks school and offices will be closed Monday, May 29, 2017, in observance of Memorial Day. Please make arrangements for your Owl!!

Last Day of School!!

Friday June 2nd, 2017 will be the last day of school for the 2016-17 school year as well as our last early release day! We will be dismissing 2.5 hours early that day, so please make arrangements for your Owls.


Loughman Oaks Garden wins 2017 Golden Shovel Award!!

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services today announced the winners of the third annual Florida Farm to School “Golden Shovel” Awards, which recognize Florida students, educators and community members for their extraordinary school garden efforts. The program received applications from 20 counties.

The recipients of the 2017 “Golden Shovel” Awards are:

Best New Garden

Primary Division: Loughman Oaks Elementary, Polk County

Fall 2017 registration is happening now!

Our office is taking registration for the fall semester daily from 8:30-11:30am Mon-Fri.

You may go online to pre-register your child at www.polk-fl.net. Click on the Parent tab, then Parent Portal, then the blue Parent Portal button (you will need to create a Parent Portal account if you don’t already have one), and follow the directions to pre-register your student.  Along with the pre-registration number you will receive from the website, you will need to bring the following information to the office to complete the process:

*Birth Certificate

*Florida Immunization Record

*Physical Examination dated within 1 calendar year of today’s date

*Proof of what grade your child will be going into

*2 Proofs of residency in your name

New Parent Survey!!

Polk County Public Schools is pleased to announce that our new Community Feedback Survey is now open, and we want to hear from you.

The Department of Assessment, Accountability & Evaluation has created this survey as a baseline measurement of public perception for the 2016-17 school year. We are asking all parents of Polk County Public Schools students to participate in this new survey, which will be used for strategic planning purposes in the coming school year.

The brief, 5-10 minute survey is available at the link below:


 Loughman Oaks’ ITV team takes Best In Show in Polk County!!!

   Loughman Oaks 2016-17 ITV program took home the prestigious 2017 David Yates Best In Show award for the second year in a row! This award is given to the Elementary school in Polk County with the highest rated ITV program. Also winning this year, was our news anchor team of Yensen Dale and Jenaysia Baker for Best Announcing Team! Benjamin Gamache and Diana Roman were also finalists in the Best Male and Female Reporter categories. Mr. DeGraaf and Mr. and Mrs. Gamache are so proud of their students who worked incredibly hard this year. Way to go, Owls!!!!

 Loughman Oaks T-Shirts and Sweatshirts are for sale!

Check out the flyer below for pricing. All items are available in the office. Please see Mrs. DeGraaf or Mrs. Vickery for assistance.