Staff

Administration

Elizabeth Smith : Principal

Elizabeth Smith

Principal

elizabeth.smith01@polk-fl.net
Syrita Taylor-Brown : Assistant Principal

Syrita Taylor-Brown

Assistant Principal

Mrs. Taylor-Brown has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida in Elementary Education and a Master’s degree from the University of Nova Southeastern in Educational Leadership. She is a Polk county native. She has 11 years of teaching experience in Polk County Schools. In her 11 years in education, she taught primary and intermediate grades at the elementary level in addition to being a reading resource teacher/reading coach. Mrs. Taylor-Brown’s educational belief is that every child can learn. She supports the district’s mission to provide a high quality education to all students.

syrita.taylor-brown@polk-fl.net

Faculty

Kindergarten

Cristina Adams : Teacher

Cristina Adams

Teacher

cristina.adams@polk-fl.net
Jane McGinn : Teacher

Jane McGinn

Teacher

jane.mcginn@polk-fl.net
Betty Medina : Teacher

Betty Medina

Teacher

beatriz.medina@polk-fl.net

First Grade

Lauren Inclema : Teacher

Lauren Inclema

Teacher

lauren.inclema@polk-fl.net
Joannette Mercado-Alicea : Teacher

Joannette Mercado-Alicea

Teacher

joannette.mercado-alicea@polk-fl.net
Donna Sewell : Teacher

Donna Sewell

Teacher

donna.sewell@polk-fl.net
Lauren Stamm : Teacher

Lauren Stamm

Teacher

lauren.stamm@polk-fl.net

Second Grade

Charith Gaines : Teacher

Charith Gaines

Teacher

charith.gaines@polk-fl.net
Kenzie Harris : Teacher

Kenzie Harris

Teacher

kenzie.harris@polk-fl.net
Mary Oncu : Teacher

Mary Oncu

Teacher

mary.oncu@polk-fl.net

Third Grade

Kayla Brown : Teacher

Kayla Brown

Teacher

kayla.brown@polk-fl.net
Karen Conklin : Teacher

Karen Conklin

Teacher

karen.conklin@polk-fl.net
Vanessa Gaulden : Teacher

Vanessa Gaulden

Teacher

vanessa.gaulden@polk-fl.net
Christine Sassano : Teacher

Christine Sassano

Teacher

christine.sassano@polk-fl.net

Fourth Grade

Jason Clayton : Teacher

Jason Clayton

Teacher

jason.clayton@polk-fl.net
Shawna Hairston : Teacher

Shawna Hairston

Teacher

shawna.hairston@polk-fl.net
David Lamb : Teacher

David Lamb

Teacher

david.lamb@polk-fl.net
Mandi White : Teacher

Mandi White

Teacher

mandi.white@polk-fl.net

Fifth Grade

Patricia Busby : Teacher

Patricia Busby

Teacher

patricia.busby@polk-fl.net
Shannon Dempster : Teacher

Shannon Dempster

Teacher

shannon.dempster@polk-fl.net
Pamela Glenn : Teacher

Pamela Glenn

Teacher

pamela.glenn@polk-fl.net

ESE Staff

Luanne Arnold : Inclusion Teacher

Luanne Arnold

Inclusion Teacher

luanne.arnold@polk-fl.net
Laura Fabbrini : Speech Teacher

Laura Fabbrini

Speech Teacher

laura.fabbrini@polk-fl.net
Rose Ibarra : Inclusion Teacher

Rose Ibarra

Inclusion Teacher

rose.ibarra@polk-fl.net
Jonna Luce : GATE Teacher

Jonna Luce

GATE Teacher

jonna.luce@polk-fl.net
Jane McGinn : Teacher

Jane McGinn

Teacher

jane.mcginn@polk-fl.net
Marla Pyle : Inclusion Teacher

Marla Pyle

Inclusion Teacher

marla.pyle@polk-fl.net
David Spencer : Teacher

David Spencer

Teacher

david.spencer@polk-fl.net

 

Resource Staff

Denise Bates : Music Teacher

Denise Bates

Music Teacher

denise.bates@polk-fl.net
Joy Conley : Math Coach

Joy Conley

Math Coach

joy.conley@polk-fl.net
Cheryl Dale : Art Teacher

Cheryl Dale

Art Teacher

cheryl.dale@polk-fl.net
Daphne Harris : Reading Coach

Daphne Harris

Reading Coach

daphne.harris@polk-fl.net
David Joyner : PE Coach

David Joyner

PE Coach

david.joyner@polk-fl.net

Office Staff

Evelyn Cruz : Guidance Counselor

Evelyn Cruz

Guidance Counselor

evelyn.cruz@polk-fl.net
Pamela Cash : Secretary

Pamela Cash

Secretary

pamela.cash@polk-fl.net
Kay Llewellyn : Principal's Secretary

Kay Llewellyn

Principal's Secretary

kay.llewellyn@polk-fl.net
Kristen Martinez : Clinic Nurse

Kristen Martinez

Clinic Nurse

kristen.martinez

Para Educators

Cristina Barrick : ESOL Para

Cristina Barrick

ESOL Para

cristina.barrick@polk-fl.net
Karen Green : Para

Karen Green

Para

karen.green@polk-fl.net
Dawn Guido : PE Para

Dawn Guido

PE Para

dawn.guido@polk-fl.net
Rosalyn Kennedy : Para

Rosalyn Kennedy

Para

rosalyn.kenneday@polk-fl.net
Lydia Oliver : Media Para

Lydia Oliver

Media Para

lydia.oliver@polk-fl.net
Daniel Payne : ESE Para

Daniel Payne

ESE Para

daniel.payne@polk-fl.net
Jeannette Phillips : Para

Jeannette Phillips

Para

jeannette.phillips@polk-fl.net
John Roberts : Network Manager

John Roberts

Network Manager

john.roberts@polk-fl.net

Dining Room

Cynthia Wickham : Cafeteria Manager

Cynthia Wickham

Cafeteria Manager

cynthia.wickham@polk-fl.net
Valerie Copley :

Valerie Copley

Leslie Hall :

Leslie Hall

Katerina Lawson :

Katerina Lawson

Rachel Rozier :

Rachel Rozier

Leena Steinberg :

Leena Steinberg

Nancy Walls :

Nancy Walls

Custodians

Efrain Ramirez-Martinez :

Efrain Ramirez-Martinez

Janneth Romero :

Janneth Romero

School Safety

Jon Rozier : School Guardian

Jon Rozier

School Guardian

jon.rozier@polk-fl.net
Devon Miller : School Guardian

Devon Miller

School Guardian

devon.miller@polk-fl.net

 

Contact Us

Location:
416 Ariana Street
Lakeland, FL 33803

Contact Numbers:
Phone: (863) 499-2930
Fax: (863) 499-2932

Hours:
7:55 a.m. -3:00 p.m.

Administration

Principal: Elizabeth Smith

Assistant Principal: Syrita Taylor-Brown

Principal's Secretary: Kay Llewellyn

Terminal Operator: Pam Cash

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