LAKE WALES – Polk Avenue Cardinals old and young flocked to the elementary school campus recently (April 28) for a fun and creative Family Day.
PHOTO #1: Katoya Crumity gets creative with sidewalk chalk.
Parents and students enjoyed the day of indoor and outdoor excitement that included Field Day competitions and a picnic lunch in the school’s courtyard.
Activities were designed to exercise the brain and the body. While a “Mad Science” show was taking place in the school auditorium, other indoor activities included an Arts Showcase Gallery Walk; Math Bingo; Story Time; Water Bracelets; Bubbles; and Sidewalk Chalk creations.
PHOTO #2: Enjoying the picnic lunch at Polk Avenue Elementary are Kendyl Faro with her parents, Kelly and Dr. Anthony Faro.
Outside, students took part in a range of Field Day events including Cross the Moat; Obstacle Course; Water Balloon Race; Banner Relay with Hurdles; Kangaroo Jump; Egg Walk; Bean Bag Toss; and Tug-of-War.
Family Day ended with awards and a video review of the day’s events.
PHOTO #3: Ella Harrington takes part in the Banner Relay with Hurdles.
PHOTO #4: Craig McMath carried the flag during the Banner Relay with Hurdles.