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Meeting Tomorrow Regarding Attendance Boundary for New Davenport Elementary School

The Attendance Boundary Committee will meet at 6 p.m. tomorrow (Feb. 19) to review the proposed attendance boundary for the…

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Polk County Public Schools and Educator Union Reach Tentative Agreement for Teacher Contract

Polk County Public Schools and the Polk Education Association have reached a tentative agreement on teacher contracts for the 2019-20…

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Online Job Fair for Teachers Scheduled for Feb. 20

We’re recruiting teachers for the 2020-21 school year! Get comfy, grab your phone or computer, and connect with us for…

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New Mental Health Resources Available Through Cameron’s Collection

PCPS families now have access to an assortment of books designed to support teens dealing with mental health issues. Nearly…

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Weather Update (Feb. 6)

Polk County Public Schools is monitoring some potentially severe weather that is expected to impact areas of Florida this evening.…

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Feb. 18 Teacher Hiring Event for McLaughlin Middle School

We’re having an online job fair on Feb. 18 to recruit teachers specifically for McLaughlin Middle School and Fine Arts…

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Longtime PCPS Schoolmates Became a Teaching Duo at Elbert Elementary

Robert Clark and Derek Hall are two Polk County teachers who share a close bond stretching back 35 years. “He…

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Attendance Boundary Meeting for Davenport Elementary School on Feb. 6

We’re holding a meeting at 6 p.m. next Thursday, Feb. 6 at Davenport City Hall (1 S. Allapaha Ave.) to…

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Updates From This Week’s Polk County School Board Meeting

The Polk County School Board has approved salary and contract agreements with our school district’s paraeducators and clerical support personnel.…

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PCPS Surplus Book Warehouse Reopens to the Public on Jan. 30

We’re ready to begin a new chapter with PCPS’ Surplus Textbook Warehouse. After closing temporarily for a reorganization, the warehouse…

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