School Hours

School Hours: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm


At Lake Shipp Elementary students are educated through a collaborative team consisting of parents, school staff, peers, and the community to become lifelong learners. Children take risks and become productive and innovative without fear of failure; their gifts and talents are recognized and celebrated.

Mission Statement

The mission of Lake Shipp Elementary School is to create a culture that motivates success and equips students for the future.

Welcome to Our Website

cougarsailoronlyWelcome to our updated website!  We hope you find this new site to be helpful and user friendly.  We welcome any suggestions you may have regarding what to include on the website.  Some valuable things you can use the website for are:

  • Under Staff you can directly e-mail anyone on staff
  • Lunch menu
  • Newsletter
  • Testing calendar
  • School calendar
  • Links to resources

Test Post

2017 Testing Schedule
Date Grade Test
February 28th 4th, 5th FSA writing assessment
March 28th & 29th 3rd FSA reading
April 11th-13th 5th FSA math (computer)
April 18th & 19th 5th FSA reading (computer)
April 25th & 26th 4th FSA reading (computer)
May 2nd & 3rd 5th FSA science (3rd & 4th computer)
May 2nd & 3rd 3rd, 4th FSA math (computer)
May 16th 4th District science final exams
May 16th 1st, 2nd District math final exams

Upcoming Events

all-day Holiday
Jan 16 all-day
Description of Event: Student, Teacher, Parar Additional Information: School Calendarsr
all-day Grades Due
Grades Due
Jan 17 all-day
Additional Information: School Calendarsr
all-day Early School Dismissal
Early School Dismissal
Jan 25 all-day
Additional Information: Schools throughout Polk County will dismiss students 2.5 hours early.r
all-day FTE Week
FTE Week
Feb 6 all-day
Additional Information: School Calendarsr