We are truly grateful for the many votes LRC received during each round of The Ledger’s Best of the Best Polk competition last year. Your nominations and votes awarded us the title of Polk’s 2017 Best Learning & Tutoring Center. The time has come, and the first round of the 2018 competition is taking place … Continue reading Nominate Learning Resource Center as Polk’s 2018 Best
Join LRC and All Saints Academy for weekly academic adventures at Camp Discovery! Camp Discovery grants students entering first though fifth grade in Fall 2018 the opportunity to examine, inquire and create from the world around them through individual, week-long adventures. These science-themed camps also challenge students to use critical thinking, reading, writing, science and … Continue reading Take adventure to the next level at Camp Discovery
The Learning Resource Center has added a new elementary program to its summer lineup. Camp Rockin’ READ! is designed to help students who have completed grades 1, 2 or 3 enhance their reading, writing and spelling skills using the Orton-Gillingham multi-sensory approach as well as the Barton Reading & Spelling System. The Orton-Gillingham Approach: … Continue reading Gain Success in Reading at Camp Rockin’ READ!
Camp READY! dates are set for Summer 2018, and camps are kicking off soon. If you have a rising or repeating kindergartner, ensure they’re prepared for school and academic success by enrolling them in the Learning Resource Center’s annual kindergarten-readiness program. On average, Camp READY! students have shown growth of four to seven … Continue reading Get “Kindergarten-Ready” with LRC
Summer break is here! It has been shown that the majority of students may lose about two months of skills during the summer (summerlearning.com). Don’t let summer learning loss or the “summer slide” affect your children! Join us in programs suited for kindergarten through high school levels. Kindergarten Rising and repeating kindergartners can gain the … Continue reading LRC Presents 2018 Summer Programs
The Learning Resource Center Achieves Phase 1 of Matching Fundraiser, Moves On to Phase 2 The Learning Resource Center of Polk County (LRC) has successfully reached its goal during the first phase of the matching fundraiser. In this initial stage of a two-step matching campaign, LRC needed to reach a goal of $20,000 by May … Continue reading LRC Progresses to Phase 2 of GiveWell Matching Fundraiser
2018 Graduates Congratulations to all the 2018 high school and college graduates! We’d like to give a special “congrats” to two of our very own. Jadie Riffe, an LRC PEP counselor and a 2018 graduate of Chain of Lakes Collegiate High School Lacie Walls, an LRC office & event volunteer as well … Continue reading Congrats, 2018 graduates, including two of our own!
3x your impact! Amazon is tripling the donation rate in March. Amazon is tripling donations on purchases made by first-time Smile customers in March! We ask you to shop Amazon Smile and choose the Learning Resource Center as your charity. In doing so during March, Amazon will make a 1.5% donation (based on your total) … Continue reading Amazon Smile Triples Donations in March
The 22nd Annual Lakeland PigFest is almost here! PIGFEST 2018 The festival will open to the public on Friday, January 26, 2018 from 5-10 p.m. and Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at SUN ‘n FUN in Lakeland. Unlike in years past, there will be no fee for parking. Instead, there will … Continue reading PigFest 2018 Event Info
Don’t miss the exams! We’ve compiled a list of 2018 ACT & SAT dates and deadlines to make it easier for you to keep up with them all. Scroll down to find the test dates that work best for you. 2018 ACT Earn your best possible score on the ACT with LRC’s ACT … Continue reading 2018 ACT & SAT Dates