Welcome to Alturas Elementary's Website
STRIVING FOR EXCELLENCE
Welcome to Alturas Elementary School's website. We hope that you find all the information you need concerning our school. Please contact the office if you require any additional information. We look forward to serving the needs of all the children here at Alturas Elementary School.
We Do What We Do
Whatever It Takes
100% Of The Time
Alturas Elementary School will be closed for Thanksgiving Break starting Monday, November 24th through Friday, November 28th. School will resume on Monday, December 1st. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving Week.
SOUTHEAST AREA NOVEMBER PLUG
Please click here to view free Parent workshops and classes for the month of November.
NEW SCHOOL HOURS FOR 2014 - 2015
In order to create uniformity throughout Polk County Public Schools, school bell schedules will change beginning in the new school year 2014-2015. Our new start time will be 8:00am, and our new end time will be 3:00pm.
TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Congratulations to Mrs. Linda Malone for being chosen as the 2014 - 15 Alturas Elementary Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Malone teaches Music and has instituted several landscaping projects around campus. Congratulations Mrs. Malone!
SCHOOL RELATED EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR
Congratulations to Mrs. Caren Bone for being chosen as the 2014 - 15 School Related Employee of the Year. Mrs. Bone is the Terminal Operator and facilitates many other important projects for the school. Congratulations Mrs. Bone!
CYBERBULLYING PARENT LETTERS
The Polk County School District has provided some valuable information concerning Cyberbullying. Please click on the appropriate letter to view and download this important information.
DRESS CODE POLICY
Please click the links below to view the dress code policies.
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Box Tops for Education has helped America's schools earn over $400 million since 1996. You can earn cash for Alturas Elementary School by clipping Box Tops coupons from hundreds of participating products and returning them to your child's teacher. For a complete list of products, click the link below.
MIDFLORIDA FEDERAL CREDIT UNION EXTRA CREDIT.
Want to turn your everyday shopping and errands into a fundraiser for Alturas Elementary School? Click the Midflorida Federal Credit Union logo for specific details.
THE MY POLK SCHOOLS PARENT PORTAL
Parents can now access their student's information from any computer with an internet connection. The MyPolkSchools Parent Portal allows parents to check current grades, obtain immunization status, learn if their child had any recorded discipline or attendance issues throughout the day, check their child's lunch account balance, and even see what their child purchased in the lunchroom- all before their child comes home from school.
News From The District
Free and Reduced Lunch Application
Please click here to fill out an application for free or reduced lunch.
TITLE I PARENT INVOLVEMENT
Title I has purchased dynamic web content from the Parent Institute to increase opportunities for Parent Involvement at Title I schools. We have placed the content on the Title I District Website. Please click the link below to access this information.
DISTRICT'S NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING CHECKS MADE OUT TO PCSB
Please click here to read this important information.
- November 24th through November 28th - Thanksgiving Break
- December 3rd - School Resumes
- December 22nd through January 2nd - Winter Holidays
- January 5th - School Resumes
For all important Alturas Elementary School as well as Polk County School Board dates and times, please visit the calendar page on this website.
Web Content Suggestions
Please email Brian Chance concerning anything you would like to see or have on the Alturas Elementary School's website. We appreciate any suggestions you may have.