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  1. Splash pad

    Splash pad added to an existing or new playground

    Nov 8, 2017 by Stephanie (5 points)

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  2. Walking trails.

    Develop some additional walking trails - possibly around some of the other lakes in the area. There are many older citizens in this area and walking is a recreation most can do. The one at the big...
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    Nov 18, 2015 by Marti Driskell (5 points)

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  3. Demolish Unsightly Abandoned Properties

    There is an abandoned building that is located on E. Street, directly across from The Roosevelt Academy. This building is completely run down and is an eye sore for the town. This property is also...
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    Mar 18, 2017 by Dean Logan (7 points)

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  4. Need suggestions for the City's Recreation Master Plan

    The City is developing a Recreation Master Plan to help guide decisions over the next few years. What new facilities would you like to see? What programs are needed? Would love to hear what you...
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    Nov 2, 2015 by Jennifer Nanek (15 points)

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  5. New Pram shed building Or expand on the old

    The Lake Wales pram Fleet has been a Lake Wales tradition since 1948 and has been in need of more room for awhile. As commodore of the fleet, I'd like the city to include in the recreation master...
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    Mar 24, 2016 by Patty McKeeman (5 points)

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  6. Lights for Soccer Park

    There are not enough lights to accommodate the many children and young adults playing soccer or other sports at the soccer park. In all other fields in the county the communities do have adequate...
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    Dec 1, 2015 by Robbie Shields (15 points)

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  7. Child of Lake Wales

    I am a graduate of LWHS. And now with the separation that has occurred in our community between McLaughlin Middle School parents and students with Bok Academy parents and students how do you plan on...
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    Jan 10, 2019 by Anonymous (20 points)

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  8. Upskill Learning

    Upskill Learning connects you with courses to upskill to enhance your career. We’ve connected thousands of school leavers, uni-students, mums, dads, trades-people, business professionals, and...
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    Apr 24, 2017 by Upskill Learning (7 points)

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  9. Community volunteer days

    I would love to see more annual community-wide clean ups of our parks and public facilities, tree plantings and other natural resource protection initiatives. Programs such as these allow residents an...
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    Nov 8, 2017 by Katie (5 points)

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  10. A dog park in one of the green spaces on the north side of the lake

    I enjoy the dog park on 9th St., but I live closer to the lake/Burns ave. and always see people walking their dogs, sometimes unleashed. There is plenty of green space there that could be fenced off...
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    Apr 16, 2016 by Kari Ruder (5 points)

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  11. McLaughlin Middle ESE Children

    McLaughlin Middle has a big ESE population. What are your plans to accommodate those children (who are already there and deserve to be there) if taken over by Bok North?

    Dec 31, 2018 by Sarah Frederick (10 points)

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  12. Roosevelt Academy

    What are your intentions with Roosevelt Academy? Will you keep teachers and involved parents included in talks and about Roosevelt Academy? As of now, no one (teachers or parents) has any idea why...
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    Dec 31, 2018 by Sarah Frederick (10 points)

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  13. Spook Hill

    Question: If a charter school does take control of Spook Hill, would that affect current students enrollment?

    Jan 1, 2019 by April Longshore (5 points)

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  14. McLaughlin Middle ESE students

    McLaughlin is the only public middle school on the eastern part of Polk County (Haines City, Dundee, Winter Haven, and Lake Wales) with detailed ESE help. A third of their student population is ...
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    Jan 4, 2019 by Anonymous (5 points)

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  15. Fair Academic Career

    Students who are currently enrolled at McLaughlin Middle School, and are in the jurisdiction of LWHS, will they have a fair opportunity to be accepted into LWHS? Or will they be told as students in...
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    Jan 10, 2019 by Anonymous (20 points)

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  16. They often have substitute teachers therefore there is no continuity in their studying topic so they get lower grades.

    Have qualified teachers, and if the school can't avoid using substitute teachers make them follow the class material to maintain the kids working on track. thanks

    Jan 10, 2019 by Kenyiria Castro Rodriguez (5 points)

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  17. Student Activities

    In previous years at LWHS students who attended non charter McLaughlin Middle School instead of Bok were not selected for different student clubs, positions, and/or were singled out because they did...
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    Jan 10, 2019 by Anonymous (20 points)

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  18. Fairness for All

    Students who attend McLaughlin Middle School are both academic and athletic scholars; however, have been labeled because they were either 1- not accepted into Bok or 2- (parent) did not apply for Bok...
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    Jan 10, 2019 by Anonymous (20 points)

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