As a fundraising mechanism, offers shown here are paid postings through the Polk Education Foundation. If you are interested in posting an offer that notes a discount or incentive to Polk County Public School teachers and or employees, please review the following documents.

If you have any questions email susana.copeland@polk-fl.net, or call Susan Copeland, 863-534-0434.

THE OFFERS CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION ARE NOT SPONSORED OR ENDORSED BY THE POLK EDUCATION FOUNDATION OR THE SCHOOL BOARD OF POLK COUNTY. EMPLOYEES WISHING TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE OFFERS MUST DEAL DIRECTLY WITH THE BUSINESS OR VENDOR MAKING THE OFFER. NEITHER THE POLK EDUCATION FOUNDATION NOR THE SCHOOL BOARD OF POLK COUNTY IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT OF ANY OF THE LINKS.

Entertainment/Dining/Shopping

Educator Appreciation Month graphic. Island H2O Live!

Island H2O Live! is celebrating Educator Appreciation Month now through November 4th!
Teachers, professors, teacher’s aide and school employees receive 50% off regular admission and will receive a special admission of $24.99 for them and up to 3 guests when visiting the park through November 4th, 2019. Employees must present their district or school photo ID when making their purchase at the ticket booth.

PERKS Program Gives PCSB Employees Discounts at Many Local Businesses!

Welcome to the Perks program!  As a PCPS staff member are now entitled to an exclusive savings program that will save you and your family both time and money on many of your favorite every day purchases. Visit: https://discounts.perksconnection.com  Click “Activate your Account Now” and fill in the required fields to access discounts. Use group Code: POLKEF Click here for more details on the program.

graphic of different car rental and hotel logosRental Car Discounts 

RentalPerks.com provides car rental discounts at all major providers including:  Avis, Budget, Hertz, Enterprise, Alamo, National, Thrifty, Dollar, Advantage and more.   Click here to register for instant access, look for the red “get started” button to enroll.  Then click any link below to check out the savings!  (12/15/19)

AVIS:
25% OFF – https://rentalperks.com/discounts/avis
BUDGET:
25% OFF – https://rentalperks.com/discounts/budget
HERTZ:
25% OFF – https://rentalperks.com/discounts/hertz
HOTELS.COM:
10% OFF – https://rentalperks.com/discounts/hotels-com

Miracle Toyota honors Teachers, Administrators, and all personnel with Employee Pricing PLUS!

Teachers, Administrators, and all personnel are so underappreciated nowadays, but not at Miracle Toyota! We want to honor all of you and respect your time by extending to you and your immediate family Employee Pricing PLUS!

You pay what our employees pay, PLUS you receive the following:

  • 10 year, ¼ Million Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty on all New Vehicles in stock in all 3 states we do business (Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina)
  • 7 year, ¼ Million Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty on all Qualified Used Vehicles in stock in all 3 states
  • A 72 Hour exchange policy for equal or less value on all used purchases
  • The Miracle Advantage Plan with 10 Advantages you’ll love
  • Free Window Tinting on all New Vehicles
  • And if you set an online sales appointment, you will qualify for the Miracle Experience! which includes Express Pricing. With Express Pricing you will get everything you need to make a buying decision in 59 minutes or less!

Shop 24 / 7 / 365 online at MiracleToyota.com, or visit us on Facebook or Instagram.

Any questions? Please call 863-656-3947 or email wecare@miracletoyota.com.

“Meeting Expectations is our business; exceeding them is our goal”

The RP Funding Center Show Discounts!

The RP Funding Center offers the ultimate variety of entertainment for Polk County School Board employees, students, friends, and family! Join us for amazing shows and enjoy discounted ticket prices! Click here to view all our upcoming events and enter the Polk County School Board Employee Password “PCSB” to receive exclusive discounts. You can also order tickets by calling Christian Miranda, Group Sales Coordinator, at (863) 834-8137 or email christian.miranda@RPFundingcenter.com

One Funny Mother Rebate Flyer

Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group is a comedy, theater, rock concert and dance party all rolled into one. This wildly popular phenomenon delivers an unforgettable multi-sensory experience. It’s an outrageous evening of entertainment you’ll never forget. Don’t miss the show that has captivated 35 million people worldwide. Blue Man Group – enemy of monotony, remedy for boredom, promoter of overjoy and elation. DARE TO LIVE IN FULL COLOR!

Click here to see the Exclusive Partners in Education offers good thru July 31, 2020!

Legoland Florida Resort
LEGOLAND Water Park

Discount LEGOLAND Florida Resort tickets

Polk Education Foundation will receive $10 for each ticket sold!

Purchase discount LEGOLAND and LEGOLAND Water Park Combo tickets at 25% off the current gate price.  Come check out the brand new THE LEGO® MOVIETM WORLD, where you can join Master Builders on a Triple Decker Flying Couch on Masters of Flight, drop, spin and bounce to new heights on Unikitty’s Disco Drop and help defend Bricksburg by spraying down the DUPLO® alien invaders on Battle of Bricksburg!   Don’t delay, take advantage of this great deal today!

Also, as a reminder, LEGOLAND Florida Resort offers a FREE Florida Teacher Pass for all Florida (PreK-12) teachers to experience the best that the park has to offer prior to bringing your class to the park.  This pass gives you unlimited admission to LEGOLAND Florida, Madame Tussauds Orlando and SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium on International Drive.  As an added bonus, you can upgrade to include the LEGOLAND Water Park for just $49.99!

To find out more about the free Florida Teacher Pass, please click the button below.

TEACHERS VISIT FREE SEPTEMBER 1-30

Hey, teachers! Madame Tussauds Orlando & SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium invite you to visit us with one complimentary guest during the month of September.  That’s right, you and a guest can visit  for FREE anytime September 1-30.  Tickets for additional guests are available at a discounted rate.

As the school year kicks off, discover the FUN and pick up your Florida Teacher Pass – a year of free admission to Madame Tussauds Orlando, SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium & LEGOLAND Florida so you can plan how to include them into your next school field trip!  Questions: Email Greg Dotson at greg.dotson@merlinentertainments.biz  Click here for complete information https://www.visitsealife.com/orlando/discover/teacher-appreciation/

Regal Automotive

For the past several years, Regal Automotive has awarded Polk County’s Teacher of the Year with a brand new car to show appreciation for their excellence in education. Through our partnerships with the school district, we’ve created a benefits package for all!

The ‘Regal Rewards Educators’ program offers invoice pricing, lowest cost on used vehicles, discounts on auto services, free 24/7 local towing, and much more! Visit Regal Lakeland’s website for more information.

Tampa Bay Rays Tickets for Teachers Program

Tickets for Teachers is a program where licensed K-12 teachers are able to receive complimentary Tampa Bay Rays tickets for select games and special ticket discounts for others. Teachers are encouraged to visit raysbaseball.com/specials to sign up!

Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI)

MOSI offering free annual membership to Florida Educators. Complete application at http://www.mosi.org/become-a-member/education-memberships.aspx

Various Offers through the Florida Department of Education

Click here to see what park, hotel and misc. discounts are offered through the DOE.

Crayola Experience

Embark on a colorful adventure where color, chemistry, and digital technology combine to create a one-of-a-kind family attraction. Imagination is your greatest tool at Crayola Experience, where 25 hands-on attractions create a day of colorful fun for the entire family. With 2 levels and 70,000 square feet of colorful fun,  guests will play, create, learn and share in experiences inspired by Mom’s #1 loved brand, Crayola!
See a live demonstration on how crayons are made at the Crayon Factory Show! Crayola Experience is scheduled to open in July and is located at the Florida Mall 8001 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL.  The average length of stay: 4-5 hours.  General admission includes access to the facility for the entire day.

Polk County:: you can start purchasing your tickets now and take advantage of a special discount and save $3.00 per person. Just visit: our online store 24/7 at https://tickets.crayolaexperience.com and enter this personalized Store Name: PEFBP. For more information on the attraction visit:
http://www.crayolaexperience.com/orlando

Prang Power Teacher Rewards Program

Do you want to earn free teacher supplies? Check out www.prangpower.com and register for the Free Prang Power program! The more supplies you, your students and your school purchase, the more free goodies you get in return!

Sign up and use promo code: DixonPolk25 to get 25 BONUS POINTS!!!

CLICK HERE TO VIEW INFORMATIONAL PACKET 

Florida Air Museum FREE Admission for PCSB Employees

Click here for FREE admission to the Florida Air Museum – offer good for all Polk County School Board employees (coupon required for admission).

Link to website http://www.sun-n-fun.org/Museum.aspx

Lasater Flowers and Gifts

Want great customer service and beautiful flower arrangements?

Call and place your order today!
863-294-3213
lasaterflowers.net

Educational Offers

H & R Block

H&R BLOCK

Love Calculations & Flexible Hours? Need a part-time job to make some extra money? Professional tax prep may be for you! Each year, H&R Block trains and hires thousands of tax professionals to prepare taxes in more than 10,000 offices nationwide. Successful completion of our Tax Course may make you eligible to make an extra income after your workday, as a tax professional. Enroll in our tax course to get started. $50 discount for all Polk County School Employees. (Coupon code 88957) https://www.hrblock.com/corporate/income-tax-course/#contact-us Last day to register is Oct 10, 2019.

Questions contact Wanda Santiago, Pre-Season Manager, H&R Block, 863-602-0891


Florida Southern College
School of Education
Course Voucher Program

Florida Southern College Course Voucher Program awards vouchers to all Polk County Public School teachers who supervise a Florida Southern College final intern or FSC Master of Educational Leadership student. Course vouchers cover the tuition of any Education (EDU) course offered at Florida Southern including those in the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs.

Additionally, each Polk County Public School Teacher of the Year and School Related-Employee award winners along with the school’s principal and assistant principal receive a course voucher covering tuition for any course in the School of Education.

Elementary Education – Adult Education Program
Master of Education in Collaboration Teaching and Learning (MED)
Master of Education in Educational Leadership (MED)
Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning (MAT)
Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.)
Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)

Florida Southern is honored to partner with the Polk Education Foundation and Polk County Public Schools to continue providing excellence in education.

Start earning your degree at FSC today and change your life tomorrow!

Learn more here!
Join us at the next Information Session!
Apply now!

Capella University Logo - black and white shield with red c in it

Capella University
Explore what’s next for you in education

Polk County Public Schools and Capella University are excited to announce a new partnership that includes special offers to help teachers and staff members at Polk County Public Schools reach their education goals. 

Why choose Capella? We’re an accredited university, nationally recognized, offering master’s and doctoral programs and certificates in two online learning formats. FlexPath lets you set deadlines and move at your own pace. GuidedPath offers extra structure for those who want it.

If you’ve ever thought, “What if …?” now is the time take a step that can help you become an even stronger teacher leader. Financial benefits currently available to support your education include:

  • 50% off tuition for the first 12-week FlexPath session toward a degree program for eligible students + 10% tuition discount on all subsequent sessions.*
  • $4,000 scholarship + 10% tuition discount toward a degree program for eligible students in GuidedPath.
  • Over 20 free professional development courses, all online and self-paced.

 

Books, supplies, and other fees apply.

To get started, visit www.capella.edu/POLKSCHOOLSFL 
(7/29/2020)

Professional Services

MIDFLORIDA CREDIT UNION

Want a great rewards credit card? MIDFLORIDA’s Visa® Signature credit card offers plenty of perks and bonuses for using your card. Earn 1.5% cash back on all purchases. Plus, get a $100 BONUS after you spend $2,000 in the first 90 days. Click here for more information and to apply today!

FREE admission to MOSI for Teachers!


In appreciation for all of your hard work in the classroom, we would like to offer you FREE admission to MOSI. Simply show a school ID or pay stub with a photo ID, and receive free admission with unlimited visits throughout the year.

For the best value and huge discounts, we also offer teachers:

THE EDUCATORS’ CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP 
$75 FOR A PARTY OF 5 $125 FAMILY PREMIUM
This includes:
• UNLIMITED MOSI admission for one full year
• Plus UNLIMITED stargazing shows in The Saunders Planetarium
• FREE ADMISSION or discounts to 20+ local attractions & 250+ science centers*
• DISCOUNTS on camps, programs, and more
• Flexible — bring different guests every time
• Exclusive members-only events and exhibition previews
• Family Premium: Bring up to 8 total guests on each MOSI visit
• Family Premium: 50% off discount at Glazer Children’s Museum for up to 8 guests*
• Family Premium: 50% off discount at 200+ children’s museums for up to 6 guests*

Visit the Educators’ Circle website at https://www.mosi.org/educators/mosi-educators-circle-2/ and contact membership@mosi.org with any questions.

Wells Fargo At Work Program

PCSB employees are eligible for the Wells Fargo At Work program—a valuable package of accounts, services and special benefits that can help you reach your financial goals.

CLICK HERE FOR AN INFORMATIONAL FLYER & DIRECTIONS ON REGISTERING

Woodmen of the World

Woodmen of the World is one of the largest presenters of the American flag, outside of the US government. Our ability to provide flags* to schools, non-profit organizations, and churches, is just one of the qualities that set us apart. Please let us know if you need a flag for your: School, Classroom, Athletic Field, or Band.
Contact nsroberts@woodmen.org or 239-219-5055.

Learning Resource Center of Polk County, Inc. Summer School Programs

The Learning Resource Center of Polk County, Inc. helps students of all ages maximize their learning potential by providing personalized educational programs, consultative services for parents, and programs to accommodate community needs. Students in need of academic assistance may be interested in LRC offerings such as One-to-One Tutoring, ACT Preparation, SAT Preparation, Study Habits of Successful Students (grades 6-8), Get the Competitive Edge… College Success Planning (grades 9-12), Camp READY! (Kindergarten), Super Summer Success (grades K-5), and middle and high school courses for credit.

As a PCSB employee, LRC would like to offer you or a family member a discount for enrollment in any LRC programs.

For more information, please visit LRC online at www.lrcpolk.com or call 863-688-9477.

Learning Resource Center of Polk County, Inc.
1628 South Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33803

Introducing the Bank of America at Work® Program

In an effort to make the program even more convenient, we have created a direct link to the Bank of America at Work website (2). The site is maintained exclusively for Bank of America at Work customers and is a good source of information about the banking benefits for which you are eligible. The website also provides financial information and interactive tools, like financial calculators, that can help you plan ways to meet your individual financial goals. In addition, you can open most of your accounts online 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Visit http://www.bankofamerica.com/bankatwork for more information. (1) All deposit and credit accounts are subject to normal approval standards (2) Internet access required

Click Here for Informational Flyer

Huntington Learning Centers

Success in school begins at Huntington.

Huntington Learning Centers help students of all ages build the skills, confidence, and motivation to attain better grades. Whether your child is struggling in school or simply seeking a more enriching academic experience, our individual, personalized programs will make a difference.

Our exam prep instruction for college-bound students is personalized, private tutoring that gives students test-taking strategies and shows them how to apply their knowledge to questions that involve problem-solving, analytical thinking, reasoning, drawing conclusions, interpreting facts and essay writing.

https://www.huntingtonfranchise.com/

South Lakeland
6655 S Florida Ave, Ste. 5
Lakeland, FL 33813
863-709-9600

Super Lube Offer

Super Lube sites in Auburndale, Bartow, Lake Wales, and Winter Haven are offering an 8% discount on any purchase and another 7% fundraising revenue back to the Polk Education Foundation. Please print this coupon and take it to your nearest Super Lube to redeem this offer.

Click Here to Download Coupon