Highlands Grove Elementary School

Highlands Grove Elementary School
4510 Lakeland
Highlands Road
Lakeland, FL 33813

School Hours:
8:00 am - 2:40 pm

Phone:
863-648-3002, 68616

Fax:
863-648-3005

Principal:
Cindy Franks

Assistant Principal:
Dr. Benjamin Henry

Principal's Secretary:
Pamela Evans

Highlands Grove Elementary School

 

Welcome

Highlands Grove Elementary School

WELCOME TO HIGHLANDS GROVE

bell 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.

INFORMATION ON BULLYING AND CYBERBULLYING

Additionally there is information on our district website under students, parents, and staff.  You can type the word “bullying”  in the search box and resources are available.  These resources include definitions, ways to prevent, reporting mechanisms, a question and answer section, and links to additional resources.   

Click here for Cyberbullying link in English

Click here for Cyberbullying link in Spanish

Click here for Cyberbullying link in Haitian Creole

The federal government also has a page on cyberbullying that you can access...CLICK HERE.

Bullying information & prevention for parents, guardians & caregivers

Please CLICK HERE

School Newsletter 

Mrs. Bassett is competing in a fundraiser called Stepping Out for Education and she needs our votes. She will be in a dancing competition at the Lakeland Center similar to Dancing with the Stars. The event is on 9/26. Please go to the link below and vote for Mrs. Bassett. Each vote is $1 and your donation goes to the Polk Education Foundation. When you click on the link choose Stepping out for Education and you will see where you can select, Mrs. Bassett.

https://secure.qgiv.com/for/?key=polkedfoun

Contratulations to our Art Teacher Christie Bassett, Florida Teacher of the Year!

Important Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, 9/22/14 - No School - Staff Development Day

Early Release Days For 2014/15 School Year

Wednesday, September 10th

Wednesday, November 19th

Wednesday, February 18th

Wednesday, March 25th

Thursday, June 4th

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 7:30 to 4:00

 Positive Behavior Support

Students continue to earn Hero Bucks for following the school-wide expectations.

School Wide Behavior Expectations

Heroes R:

Respectful

Responsible

Really Safe

Ready to Learn

PBS School Wide Incentives:

25 Hero Bucks -  Positive Teacher Note Home

50 Hero Bucks -  Teacher Choice

75 Hero Bucks -  Hero Shout Out

100 Hero Bucks - Positive Phone Call Home (Office)

125 Hero Bucks - Bistro

150 Hero Bucks - T-Shirt

175 Hero Bucks - Picture on the Hero Wall of Fame

200 Hero Bucks - Dress Up Day

250 Hero Bucks - Medal

300 Hero Bucks - Lunch With Principal

WEEKLY HERO NEWS 

Welcome Back Heroes

On-Line Meal Application

 

Interactive school menus, with integrated, easy-to-read nutritional information are now available on the website. There’s also a free app for parents and students to download on iOS  or Android. 

http://polk-fl.nutrislice.com/menu/highlands-grove-elementary/breakfast/

http://polk-fl.nutrislice.com/menu/highlands-grove-elementary/lunch/

News & Information

School Shirts available in the office. Cost $7.00

2014- 2015 School Supply List

Click here to view or print this year's supply list!

Useful Resources