General Information

Wendell Watson Elementary

School Information:

Wendell Watson Elementary
6800 Walt Williams Road Lakeland, FL 33809
Phone: 863-853-6060
Fax: 863-853-6056

School Hours: 8:00am - 3:00pm

Supervision Starts: 7:30am
First Bell: 7:55am
Tardy Bell: 8:00am
Dismissal Bell: 3:00pm
Supervision Ends: 3:30pm

Early Dismissal: 12:30 pm

Core Values

  • We promise to have a POSITIVE ATTITUDE about learning.
  • We promise to show RESPECTFUL BEHAVIOR to everyone and treat them with fairness and honor.
  • We promise to be INDEPENDENT THINKERS and try our very best in everything we do.
  • We promise to be DEDICATED TO SAFETY of ourselves and others at all times and be helpful when needed.
  • We promise to be ENGAGED LEARNERS who are focused and on task at all times.

In keeping this promise, we will celebrate excellence and achievement while we soar as Wendell Watson Eagles with PRIDE!!

Our History

Our Mission

Wendell Watson Elementary School, in partnership with family and community, will provide rigorous instruction for ALL students as we prepare them for a successful future. The Mission of Polk County Public Schools is to provide a high quality education for all students.