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

SOUTHEAST AREA NOVEMBER PLUG

Please click here to view free Parent workshops and classes for the month of November.

NEW SCHOOL HOURS FOR 2014 - 2015Bell Schedule

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.

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

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

  • October 30th - Character Day
  • November 4th - Panther Celebration (8:30)

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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