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PCPS to Use Distance Learning for Summer Programs

Polk County Public Schools will continue to use distance learning for our Summer Learning programs this year, as a way…

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Schedule and Sites Announced for PCPS Summer Meals Program

Polk County Public Schools will continue providing meals for students during the summer.   A new schedule and list of…

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PCPS Graduation Schedule Updated

The graduation schedule for the PCPS Class of 2020 has been updated with the finalized dates and times for this…

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May 26 School Board Meeting Will Be Broadcast Live

A Polk County School Board meeting will be conducted next week via video conference to maintain social distancing due to…

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New Report Explores Ways PCPS Can Help Struggling Learners

A new 10-month study highlights how Polk County Public Schools can better support students who are struggling academically and have…

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PCPS Online Job Fair for Teachers is May 21

Our next teacher hiring event is coming up on Thursday, May 21 from noon to 2 p.m. No need for…

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PCPS 2020 Graduation Ceremonies Taking Place at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium

Polk County Public Schools will conduct its 2020 graduation ceremonies at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland. “I’m…

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School Board’s May 12 Meetings Will Be Broadcast Live

Polk County School Board meetings on May 12, will be conducted via video conference to maintain social distancing due to…

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PCPS Now Enrolling Kindergarten Students for 2020-21

Because of current limitations with the coronavirus, PCPS has been unable to conduct our traditional “kindergarten roundup” registration event this…

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Polk Students Make the Sudden Switch to Distance Learning

The sudden shift to distance learning has been challenging for Polk County Public Schools’ students, educators and families, but nearly…

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