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Haines City High’s Adam Lane Receives Florida Principal of the Year Award

Haines City High’s Adam Lane has been named the Florida Principal of the Year by the National Association of Secondary…

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PCPS Celebrates Juneteenth

We are proud to celebrate Juneteenth (June 19), a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States…

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Auburndale High Wins 2022 FHSAA Sportsmanship Award

Auburndale High is the winner of the 2022 Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award for Class 5A. The honor, presented by…

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School Board Meeting Schedule for June 14

The Polk County School Board will have a work session at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 14, followed by a…

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George Jenkins High Teacher in the Running for Grammy Music Educator Award

George Jenkins High’s Shelby Montgomery has been named a quarterfinalist for the 2023 Music Educator Award. The award, presented by…

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Three PCPS Schools Receive “Premier FFA Chapter” Awards

Three PCPS schools have received the Premier Chapter Award from the Florida FFA Association. Congratulations to Frostproof, Kathleen and Westwood…

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PCPS Adult Schools Relocating to Technical College Campuses

Pardon the dust, but we’re doing a little moving this summer. PCPS’ East Area Adult School is relocating the bulk…

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PCPS is Hiring for 2022-23!

We’re hiring for the 2022-23 school year! Join us for our next online, districtwide job fair this Thursday, June 9,…

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Auburndale High Names Academic Building for Coach Paul Green

It was a solemn and special day last month when Auburndale High honored the late Paul Green. On May 13,…

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