Welcome to Our Website
Here at Carlton Palmore Elementary we are striving to connect students, parents and teachers. Within our site, you will be able to contact teachers and administration, look for upcoming events and see what's going on around the campus.
Carlton Palmore Elementary is committed to meeting the individual needs of each child, developing responsible citizens, and challenging students to learn, think and perform at their highest level.
Thursday, December 12: The Pro Kids Show!® - The Pro Kids Show!® is a live-action, motivational Character Education based program growing out of 30 years of success in schools across the United States. Through the use of music, magic, comedy, and involvement, students and parents learn the importance of honesty, respect, cooperation and responsibility. All students will attend an assembly during the school day. That's not all - that Thursday evening at 7:00pm there will be another and different show by Scott for the children and their families in the school cafeteria! Everyone should plan to bring a blanket and pillows as we all gather on the floor with our children to watch a truly amazing show!
Friday, December 20: Last school day before winter holidays
Tuesday, January 7: Students return after winter holidays
Friday, January 17: Teacher Work Day - Student Holiday
Monday, January 20: Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - Office Closed
Thursday, January 30: Group/Class Picture Day
Thursday, January 30: Report Cards Distributed
Wednesday, February 5: Early Dismissal - Carlton Palmore students will be dismissed at 12:00pm noon
The myPolkSchools.net Parent Portal is an on-line service offered to parents and guardians in Polk County. The service brings together into one single web page information about ALL of the students for a particular parent. Instead of visiting several different websites, making telephone calls or visiting the school to access records or information, the parent may access them all from any Internet-connected computer. Using the Parent Portal, parents may view attendance, grades, etc.
New this year....MyLunchMoney.com is the nation's leading site for updating and managing your child's school expenses. Access your online account, deposit funds and conveniently and securely maintain your family's school-time budget and spending. ($1.95 service charge per transaction) Click here for more information.
Florida Commissioner of Education writes to parents explaining that some school grades will be lower this year as a result of multiple changes to the State's accountability system. "That does not necessarily mean that the schools, teachers or students are not doing as well as they were before," writes Commissioner Robinson. Read the full letter.
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Midflorida Extra Credit for Schools Program
Earn Extra Credit just from using your MIDFLORIDA CheckPlus Debit Card. With each credit based MIDFLORIDA CheckPlus Debit card purchase you can earn up to 10¢ per transaction for the school of your choice - regardless of your purchase amount. Buy a drink and some snacks at the convenience store, earn 10¢. Pick up your dry cleaning, earn 10¢. Order something online, earn 10¢. You get the idea. Plus, it's quick and easy to sign up and just as easy to earn the Extra Credit your school deserves.