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Enroll Your Child

Steps for getting your child started at Polk County Public Schools.

Parent Portal

Parent Portal

Check your child’s grades, attendance, and more.

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School Options

Learn about the wide variety of school options Polk County Public Schools offers for students of all ages.

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Bus Delays

Find the status of your child’s bus.

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Bullying

Information on identifying and reporting bullying for parents and students.

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Get Involved

Information on how to become an approved volunteer and other ways to support Polk County Public Schools.

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Policies, Procedures and Forms

Information on dress code, Code of Conduct, attendance, and Student Progression Plan.

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SchoolMessenger

Sign up to receive messages from your school.

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School Nutrition

View school menus and replenish your accounts.

At-Risk Student Programs

Polk County Public Schools serves at-risk students through various alternative education programs. These programs focus on correcting behaviors and developing attitudes and skills that will help students make positive changes in their lives.

Athletics

Learn about Polk County Public Schools’ athletics programs and how your child can join the team!

Attendance

Learn about excused and unexcused absences, and attendance expectations.

Career Academies

Learn about our career academies that help students prepare for the workforce.

Crisis Intervention

Polk County Public Schools’ crisis team responds to a wide variety of situations, including deaths of students and staff members, natural disasters and other traumatic events.

Driver's Education

A step-by-step guide to help students and their parents navigate the process of becoming licensed to drive.

ESE

Information on ESE services, projects, and programs, and resources for families.

ESOL

Polk County Public School’s English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) department supports the academic success and acculturation of English language learners.

Fine Arts

A helpful overview of Polk County Public Schools’ Fine Arts programs and opportunities.

Graduation Requirements

Find everything to ensure your child is on track to graduate on time.

Home School Programs

Valuable information and resources for families who are already homeschooling their children or those interested in home education.

Preschool Programs

Polk County Public Schools offers a variety of programs for children ages 3-5.

Resources for Students

Learn about Polk County Public Schools’ program for homeless students — and more.

Safe Schools

Safety comes first at PCPS. Learn about the many ways we’re protecting our students.

School Calendars

Find out dates for spring and winter break, early release days, and more.

School Counseling

Polk County Public Schools employs school counselors who provide students with the support they need at each stage of their development.

Student Progression Plan

The Student Progression Plan describes requirements for students to be promoted to the next grade.

Student Health Services

Information on immunizations, medication administration, and head lice.

Testing

View state and district assessments by grade level, including tips on preparing for exams.