Citrus Ridge: K-8 school in Davenport

A new K-8 school under construction and scheduled to open in August 2016


12/03/2015 Steering Committee Meeting #1 (background information, process)
12/15/2015 Steering Committee Meeting #2 (develop options)
01/12/2016 Steering Committee Meeting #3 (develop/finalize options)
01/21/2016 Community Meeting (present options/get feedback)
@ Ridge Community HS
01/28/2016 Steering Committee Meeting #4 (review feedback, develop recommendations)
02/09/2016 Present recommendations to Board at work session and get feedback
03/08/2016 Public hearing at the Board meeting for adoption of the proposed attendance zones

Construction is underway on a new K-8 school, Citrus Ridge: A Civics Academy, which is located off of Sand Mine Road and US 27 in the Four Corners area of the County. The school will have the capacity to serve a total of 1,400 students and is expected to open in August 2016. The redistricting Steering Committee facilitates the development and implementation of the redistricting plan process. The role of the Steering Committee is to provide community representation throughout the process. The Steering Committee should represent a broad cross-section of school and non-school members.

see the Polk County Schools website for more information

Fall Sports

Boys Basketball

11/2- Home against Jewett School of the Arts

11/9 – Home against Daniel Jenkins Academy

11/16 – Home against Denison Middle School

11/30 – Home against Westwood Middle (Varsity Only)

12/7 – away against McLaughlin Middle School

12/14 – away against Jewett Middle Academy


Ticket and Concessions open in the Gym at 5:30.  Games Start at 6:30. all games are $3 for adults, $1 for students, pre-schoolers are free.


Girl’s Volleyball

11/3 – Home against Stambaugh MS

11/10 – Home against Daniel Jenkins Academy

11/17 – Home against Denison Middle School

12/1 – Home against Weswood Middle (Varsity Only)

12/8 – away against Boone MS

12/15 – away against Discovery Academy


Ticket and Concessions open in the Gym at 5:30.  Games Start at 6:30.  all games are $3 for adults, $1 for students, pre-schoolers are free.


Newsletters & Event Flyers

September Newsletter

Please update your address, in our main office, if you did not receive a copy at your house.

September Newsletter 9.18

october 4 newsletter


September 2015 PIRC Calendar – Garner


Parent Classes for whole year: 2015-2016 Parent Workshop and Event Calendar with dates

Updated Uniforms

Please note the uniform expectations for the 2015-16 school year at Lake Aflred-Addair Middle School.

Acceptable attire

  • Shirts: Must be tucked in at all times
    • 6th Grade Red polo shirt or school logo T shirt
    • 7th Grade Grey polo shirt or school logo T shirt
    • 8th grade Navy blue polo shirt or school logo T shirt
    • All polo shirts should be solid in color
  • Pants
    • Students may wear Tan, Navy or Black school uniform pants
    • No Jean, No Jeggings, No Skinny or tight clothing
    • Shorts must be mid-thigh
    • Pants and shorts must be worn at waist
  • Shoes
    • No open toed shoes
    • No open heeled shoes
  • Head Gear
    • No hats or caps
    • No head coverings
    • No bandanna
  • Outer garments: including pullovers, jackets, sweatshirts, etc.
      • Be the same color as the uniform shirt (6th grade – red, 7th grade – grey, 8th grade – navy blue) OR
      • Must be unzipped or unbuttoned
      • A long sleeved thin shirt may be worn underneath your school shirt, but only as undergarments (i.e. must be worn underneath the uniform shirt).

School Year 2015-16

School Calendars


Spanish Calendar

Haitian Creole


Summer Reading Books

2015-16 Book List

Resources for Parents

We hope you find the following resources helpful. Click on the links below for flyers or more information.

Lake Alfred Addair- Student & Parent Guide 2014-15

Please note that students should not be dropped off before 8:30 am and the Media Center opens at 8:45 am





Polk County Schools has created four wonderful Parent Information Resource Centers that you may utilize at any time.

For more information: Brochure for Parent Centers

International Walk to School Day 2015

Agape Food Bank flyer


Attendance- Spanish

Sign Up to receive school emails

Info on Salvation Army Angels

2015-2016 Parent Workshop and Event Calendar with dates

SWAG Day Fundraiser

Once a month we will hold a SWAG Day fundraiser. Students will be able to pay $1 to wear a non-uniform top and $1 to wear jeans. Students still need to follow the Code of Conduct about appropriate dress (Section 2.06). All proceeds will benefit the students of Lake Alfred-Addair Middle School.