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A Message From Superintendent Byrd About 2020-21 State Assessment Data

From Superintendent Jacqueline M. Byrd: “Assessments are important tools in public education, and now more than ever, that’s exactly how…

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PCPS Announces Graduation Plans for Class of 2021

Polk County Public Schools’ 2021 graduations will once again feature important safety measures to reduce to spread of coronavirus, including…

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PCPS Distributing Meals for Spring Break; Registration Deadline is March 9

Because of spring break, PCPS will not have our regular meal pickup service on Wednesday, March 24. But we’ve still…

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PCPS Now Offering Symptom Checker to Help Employees, Parents, and Students Make Health Decisions

Polk County Public Schools has contracted with Self Care Decisions to offer students, parents and employees an online symptom checker…

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PCPS Celebrates Black History Month

Polk County Public Schools is proud to celebrate Black History Month. Throughout February, our students will be participating in lessons…

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PCPS to Limit Attendance at Athletic Events Beginning Feb. 1

Polk County Public Schools will limit attendance at athletic events for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year in an…

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Highlights from the Jan. 26, 2021 School Board Meeting

A few highlights from the Jan. 26, 2021 meeting of the Polk County School Board. The full meeting is available…

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