Find resources to help your child succeed all year long. Parent Portal
Polk County Public Schools' annual Kindergarten Registration Round-Up begins on April 6, and extends to May 8, 2015. During this time we encourage parents to spring into action, and register their child for the upcoming school year!
To register your child, you can use the convenient Parent Portal to pre-register online at any time, then simply deliver the following required documents to the school:
Or, you may visit the school to request a paper registration packet. View a full list of eligible documents and complete instructions »
Each of our regional Parent Resource Centers will be open one day during the summer! Click here to visit the Parent Informational Resource Centers page.
Goal of the parent centers is to educate, equip, and partner with our students and their support systems by offering a wide variety of relevant and effective programs and resources that will make a positive impact.
To see classes currently available or to register, click here.
Here you will find information on the various Summer Programs that are being offered in Polk County to students meeting specific program eligibility requirements.
As many Floridians are aware, our state has been in a period of transition as we have made important decisions to improve our education system and raise the bar for our schools, educators and students. See an overview of the direction we are moving in statewide assessments .
Volunteers are an important part of our school family. To maintain campus security, first time volunteer applicants pay $25 for a Florida Department of Law Enforcement background check.
Check out our interactive school menus, with integrated, easy-to-read nutritional information. Visit polk-fl.nutrislice.com
Students who come to school with head lice contribute to the spread of this condition in Polk County Schools. Control of head lice depends on prompt identification and effective treatment. You can help by checking your child's head for the presence of head lice on a regular basis. Click on the letter below to learn more.
Letter to Parents, English | Letter to Parents, Spanish
If home school, full time virtual school, private school, or charter school students wish to participate in sports at the public high school they are zoned for, the parents must notify the Principal and/or the Athletic Director BEFORE the first day of practice for that sport in order to be eligible to participate in that sport. All FHSAA paperwork and eligibility requirements must also be completed before the students can begin any activities associated with that team.
Did you know that all students aged 14 1/2 and older can take the Driver Education course online through Polk Virtual or Florida Virtual and after completing the online course, they are eligible to receive 6 hours of behind the wheel lessons from a certified instructor of the Florida Safety Council. There is no charge for either the online course or the behind the wheel lessons. For more information on taking Driver Education through Polk Virtual or Florida Virtual, contact the guidance department at your high school. You can call 863.274.7263 for more information about driving lessons offered by the Florida Safety Council.
The Free Recruiting Webinar provides answers to common questions concerning the collegiate athletic recruiting process for high school student-athletes, parents, counselors and coaches. All too often parents and high school student-athletes enter the recruiting process not properly prepared for the obstacles that await them.