School Board Meetings Scheduled for Tuesday (Jan. 26)

School Board Meetings Scheduled for Tuesday (Jan. 26)

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The Polk County School Board will hold a work session and board meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 26.

The work session will begin at 12:30 p.m., and the board meeting will begin at 5 p.m. Each will take place at the Jim Miles Professional Development Center, 4270 Wallace Road in Lakeland.

The work session and board meeting will be broadcast live via the district’s YouTube channel. They will also be broadcast live on the following channels: Comcast channel 7, Frontier channel 45, Spectrum channel 642.

Agendas are available here.

The school board is scheduled to conduct a grievance hearing at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at the Jim Miles Professional Development Center, 4270 Wallace Road in Lakeland. School board members will hear a Step 3 Grievance filed by the Polk Education Association on behalf of Matthew Pelletier, a teacher.

All meetings will be structured to comply with CDC guidance, including social distancing and limiting the capacity of rooms. Members of the public wishing to attend in person will be asked to wear face masks or coverings.

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