Polk County is under a tornado watch until 4 p.m. All outdoor afternoon activities have been cancelled for Thursday. All midday field trips, taking place between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., have also been cancelled.
Polk County Public Schools is working with Polk County Emergency Management to monitor weather conditions, and will take every appropriate precaution to ensure the safety of our students as the storm makes its way through our area. Again, all outdoor afternoon activities and midday field trips have been cancelled for Thursday.
Updates will be posted as needed to the school district’s social media accounts and website.