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WE3 Expo Expands, Showcases Educational Options Throughout Polk’s Public Schools

October 23, 2014

WE3 picture of The wide range of educational opportunities available within Polk County Public Schools will be on display at the seventh annual WE3 Expo.

The free event is open to the public, and will take place November 15 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sun 'n Fun fairgrounds, 4175 Medulla Road in Lakeland. Read More...

Lakeland Senior High Dreadnaught Marching Band Invited To Perform in 2016 London’s New Year’s Day Parade

October 20, 2014

The Lakeland Senior High Dreadnaught Marching Band is being invited to perform in the 2016 London’s New Year’s Day Parade.

Roger Bramble, the Deputy Lieutenant appointed to represent the Lord Lieutenant in all matters relating to London’s New Year’s Day Parade, is expected to extend the invitation tomorrow (October 21) at the auditorium of the Lois Cowles Harrison Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. Read More...

Polk County Educators and Students Earn Teaching and Writing Awards

October 10, 2014

Two Polk County educators and four students have been awarded special recognition from the Florida Council of Teachers of English (FCTE).

The teachers and students received awards during the nonprofit organization’s annual Professional Development Institute, which was held October 2 – 4 in Lake Mary.Read More...

Public Meeting Scheduled for Thursday, October 23, 2014

October 6, 2014

Please be advised that more than one Polk County School Board member has been invited to a public meeting of the Site Selection Committee scheduled for Thursday, October 23, 2014. Read More...

Public Meeting of Alternative Fuels Task Force Scheduled for Thursday, October 9, 2014

October 3, 2014

Please be advised that more than one Polk County School Board member has been invited to a public meeting of the Alternative Fuels Task Force scheduled for Thursday, October 9, 2014.

The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. It will take place at the Tenoroc Vehicle Service Facility, 4725 Saddle Creek Road, Lakeland, FL 33801. Read More...

Notice of Central Florida Public School Boards Coalition Meeting, Monday, October 13, 2014

October 3, 2014

Please be advised more than one Polk County School Board member will be in attendance at the Central Florida Public School Boards Coalition meeting scheduled for Monday, October 13, 2014. Read More...

Two Polk Students Become Semifinalists in 2015 National Achievement Scholarship Program

October 3, 2014

Two Polk County students are semifinalists in the 2015 National Achievement Scholarship Program.

Trevorn Hodge attends Bartow Senior High, and Jeremiah D. Masseus attends the International Baccalaureate School at Bartow Senior High. Read More...

Six Polk County Students Named Semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program

October 3, 2014

Six high school seniors from Polk County Public Schools have been named as semifinalists for the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.

They are among approximately 16,000 semifinalists chosen from schools across the nation vying for 7,600 scholarships worth approximately $33 million. Read More...

Public Hearing Scheduled for Tuesday, October 28, 2014

September 29, 2014

Please be advised more than one Polk County School Board member will be in attendance at a public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, October 28, 2014. Read More...