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Mulberry Middle, Roosevelt Academy Administrators Complete Leadership Academy

Administrators from Mulberry Middle and Roosevelt Academy spent the past semester in a new professional learning program offered by the…

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Internet Outage Resolved, Summer Classes Taking Place Today

Polk County Public Schools experienced an internet outage yesterday afternoon and this morning, but service has been restored. PCPS summer…

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PCPS COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Happening This Saturday (June 19) at Ridge Community High

Polk County Public Schools is partnering with the Florida Department of Health in Polk County to make COVID-19 vaccines available…

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Harrison Graduate Wins Florida “Arts for Life!” Scholarship

Chalk up another honor for Sylvia Nicholas-Patterson. The Harrison School for the Arts graduate is among this year’s winners of…

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Limited Seats Available at Select Magnet Schools for 2021-22

Some seats remain available at PCPS magnet schools for the 2021-22 school year. Applications are being accepted for the following…

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Two PCPS Grads Recognized for Perfect K-12 Attendance

When was the last time Kamryn Cribbs or Logan Duncan missed a day of school? That’s easy: never. Not even…

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PCPS Ends Mask Requirement for Students and Staff

Polk County Public Schools is no longer requiring students and staff to wear face coverings. During tonight’s meeting, the Polk…

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Free Meals Available to Children During Summer Break

PCPS participates in the Summer Breakspot program, offering free meals to children while school is out. Meals are available for…

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School Board Meetings Scheduled for Tuesday, June 8

The Polk County School Board will hold a work session and board meeting on Tuesday, June 8. The work session…

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PCPS COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Scheduled for June 5 and June 19

Polk County Public Schools is partnering with the Florida Department of Health in Polk County to make COVID-19 vaccines available…

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