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WAE would like to thank the Polk Education Foundation and the Consortium of Florida Education Foundations for helping to fund a STEAM grant that will add an artistic component to our first and second grade STEM units.  We appreciate you!


Winston Academy is a 5-Star School


The Five Star School Award was created by the Commisioner’s Community Involvement Council and is presented annually to those schools that have shown evidence of exemplary community involvement.  In order to earn Five Star School recognition, a school must show documentation that it has achieved 100 percent of the established criteria in the following categories:

  • Business partnerships
  • Family Involvement
  • Volunteerism
  • Student Community Service
  • School Advisory Councils

Governor Rick Scott commends Winston Academy!

We recently received a letter from Governor Rick Scott congratulating our school for its level of improvement on the Florida Standards Assessment in both English Language Arts and Mathematics.  WAE currently ranks within the top ten percent of schools across the state who have increased their student achievement in both academic areas.

WeatherSTEM arrives at Winston!

WAE recently installed a WeatherSTEM unit that contains sensors which collect data on the current weather conditions on our campus.  This data is used to create both future forecasts, as well as weather notifications.  You can check it out by downloading the WeatherSTEM app or visiting https://polk.weatherstem.com/wae. 

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