Welcome to Alturas Elementary's Website

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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.

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Latest News

END OF THE YEAR AWARD CEREMONIESAward

Here is a list of dates and times for the End of the Year Award Ceremonies:

  • Kindergarten Ceremony - Tuesday, June 3rd, 8:30am
  • First, Second, Third and Fourth Grade Ceremony - Wednesday, June 4th, 8:30am
  • Fifth Grade Ceremony - Thursday, June 5th, 12:00pm

TEACHER OF THE YEAR FINALISTLori May

Congratulations to Mrs. Lori May for being chosen as Polk County School's District 6 Teacher of the Year Finalist. Mrs. May is the Title One Program Facilitator and is a National Board Certified Teacher.

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FCAT NEWSFCAT

We are putting the "A" back in Alturas. WE ARE 4 POINTS FROM AN "A"

FCAT TESTING DATES AND RESOURCES

Please click here to view FCAT testing dates and valuable resources for your child.

2013 - 2014 YEARBOOK

Yearbooks are now on sale and can be purchased in the Main Office. They feature each classroom, events and staff on 32 color pages. The yearbooks are $16.00. Don't delay, get your yearbook today!

2013-14 SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTSchool Supplies

Please click here to view the 2013-2014 Alturas Elementary School's supply list.

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.

Letter in English

Letter in Spanish

Letter in Haitian Creole

DRESS CODE POLICY

Please click the links below to view the dress code policies.

District Dress Code Policy

Letter to parents concerning dress code policies.

BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATIONBox Tops Logo

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.

Complete List of Box Tops Items

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.

Midflorida FCU

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 issuesPCSB 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.

Parent Portal Information

ALTURAS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL VIDEOVideo

We have created a video to promote Alturas Elementary School and what we are about.  If you are interested in attending our school, please watch the video below.

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.

Title I Parent Information

DISTRICT'S NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

Polk County School Board's Nondiscrimination Statement

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING CHECKS MADE OUT TO PCSB

Please click here to read this important information.

Upcoming Events

  • April 17th - Report Cards
  • April 18th - Student Holiday
  • April 14th through the 30th - FCAT TESTING
  • May 9th - Spelling Bee (Grades 3-5)
  • May 16th - Muffins and Moms
  • May 22nd - Math Bowl (Grades K-2)
  • May 23rd - Math Bowl (Grades 3-5)
  • May 26th - Holiday, No School

For all important Alturas Elementary School as well as Polk County School Board dates and times, please visit the calendar page on this website.

Weather

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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.World Wide Web

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