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Accelerated Academic Programs

Polk County Public Schools offers many programs for qualified, high-achieving students.

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Information on identifying and reporting bullying for parents and students.

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Online resources and services for students.

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College and Career Readiness

Information for planning the next steps of your education – and beyond.

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Driver's Education

A step-by-step guide for becoming licensed to drive.

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Library & Media Resources

Links to online catalogs, eBooks, and reference and research tools.

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Learn about how to earn scholarship money for your education.

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School Nutrition

View school menus and replenish your accounts.

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School Options

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

Academic Competitions

Like a mental challenge? Our academic competitions may be just right for you.

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At-Risk Student Programs

Our alternative education programs serve at-risk students, helping them to correct behaviors and develop the attitudes and skills that will help them make positive changes.

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Need to know what counts as an excused absence or the school district’s attendance policy? Click here.

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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.

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Community Service

Doing community service will give you a competitive edge when you apply for scholarships and for admission to college.

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Graduation Requirements

Make sure you’re on track to graduate on time by reviewing the school district’s graduation requirements.

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Homeless Student Program

Polk County Public Schools’ Hearth Program offers a wide variety of resources to assist homeless students.

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Internet Safety

Here you’ll find a quick glance at the internet safety curriculum taught in our schools, as well as activities that will help you learn how to stay safe online.

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Request A Transcript

Transferring or enrolling in college? Here’s how to get your student transcript.

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School Calendars

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

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Substance Abuse & Violence Prevention

The school district’s Phoenix Program is for students who have committed an alcohol or drug offense that violates the Code of Student Conduct.

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Teen Parent Program

The Teen Parent Program helps students care for their children while still pursuing their education.

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

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