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Construction taking place on the new elementary school in Davenport

What Lies Ahead for PCPS Schools and Facilities Projects

No one can predict the future, but it’s a safe bet that Polk County will continue to see robust population…

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Lakeland High teacher Andrea Goodson

Lakeland High Teacher Named Secondary Art Educator of the Year

Lakeland High’s Andrea Goodson has been named the 2019 Secondary Art Educator of the Year. Presented by the Florida Art…

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School Open House Dates

*More dates will be coming soon. Check back regularly for more information. School Date Time Alta Vista Elementary 12-Sep 4:00pm-6:00pm…

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PCPS booth setup for job fair

PCPS Teacher Hiring Event Scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 29

We’re looking for great teachers to join our team! We’ll be conducting on-site interviews on Thursday, Aug. 29 and are…

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Jennie Cyran moving into her new classroom at Griffin Elementary

Seeing a Need, PCPS Teacher of the Year Transfers to Griffin Elementary

For Jennie Cyran, being the 2019 Polk County Public Schools Teacher of the Year means using her talent wherever students…

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Update on Law Enforcement Activity Near Davenport-Area Schools

Earlier this morning, Davenport School of the Arts was placed on lockdown as law enforcement investigated a report of a…

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PCPS Addresses Staffing Changes at Three Schools

Polk County Public Schools is addressing recent staffing changes at three of our schools, which we made in compliance with…

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Aug. 22 Meeting to Discuss Educational Facilities in the Frostproof Area

Please see the flyer below, or contact 863-291-5250 for more information.

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New radio used by PCPS school buses

A Note About the Funding for Our New School Bus Communications System

Recent news coverage focused on Polk County Public Schools upgrading the radio system on our fleet of more than 600…

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PCPS Clarifies Proposed Policy Revisions Involving Investigations; Evidence Will Not Be Destroyed

At its July 30 work session, the Polk County School Board discussed proposed policy revisions pertaining to the retention of…

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