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PCPS Still Requires Face Coverings for Remainder of 2020-21 School Year

Polk County Public Schools is aware that Gov. Ron DeSantis has issued an executive order suspending local COVID-19 restrictions and…

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PCPS Still Requires Face Coverings for Remainder of 2020-21 School Year

Polk County Public Schools will continue to require face coverings for the remainder of this current school year (2020-21). We…

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PCPS, Health Department Partner to Create COVID-19 Call Center Opening Nov. 2

UPDATE (Nov. 19): The call center will no longer be open on Saturdays beginning Dec. 1. Please see this link…

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Face Coverings Still Required in PCPS Schools

This is just a reminder that Polk County Public Schools is still requiring masks or other approved face coverings for…

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PCPS Plans to Adjust 2020-21 Calendar

A couple of important updates from today’s Polk County School Board work session: – Polk County Public Schools is planning…

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PCPS eSchool Students Can Begin Returning to Campus This Month

This is an important update about our learning options for the 2020-21 school year. We previously announced that next week…

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Florida Department of Health Website Now Featuring COVID-19 School Info

UPDATE (3:30 p.m.): We’ve reported concerns about the accuracy of the data (regarding missing schools and cases) on the state…

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COVID-19’s Potential Impact on PCPS’ Budget

At today’s School Board work session PCPS Chief Financial Officer Michael Perrone gave a look the potential impact of the…

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Extra Support Available for Polk Virtual School Families

To our Polk Virtual School families: We apologize for the recent lack of communication and want to provide an update…

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PCPS Families Asked to Finalize Learning Format Choice by Friday, Sept. 11

As we settle into the 2020-21 school year, it’s important to stabilize our student enrollment so schools can accurately account…

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