Parents

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New Statewide Assessments

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 .

Polk's Educational Options

Applications Open November 18 - January 9 for Magnet/Choice, Polk Career Academies, Fine Arts and International Baccalaureate

Volunteers

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.

Title I Parent Centers & Parent University

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.

School Menus: Online or On your Phone

Check out our interactive school menus, with integrated, easy-to-read nutritional information. Visit polk-fl.nutrislice.com

Student Progression Plan

View the 2014-15 Student Progression Plan

Head Lice Check

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

Tech Focus Newsletter

The Information Systems and Technology Division is pleased to share with you their quarterly newsletter.

Free and Reduced Meal Applications Available Online

The School Nutrition Department is offering families an opportunity to fill out a 2014-2015 application for free and reduced price meal program online.

Participation in Sports

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.

Driver's Ed Information

Florida Virtual School and the Florida Safety Council have teamed up to take Driver's Education to the next level! Now, Polk County students can enroll in both the online Driver's Ed course and behind-the-wheel training for FREE! Students can complete the course in 6-8 weeks or can talk with their FLVS instructor about an accelerated 3-week pace plan.

Athletics - Free Recruiting Webinar

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.

Calendar Feeds

Download one of our files (in ICAL format) to add our events to your preferred calendar application (Google Calendars, Outlook, iCal, your mobile device, etc.).

Type Keyword Calendar in the Search.