Highlands Grove Elementary School

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

School Hours:
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Phone:
863-648-3002, 68616

Fax:
863-648-3005

Principal:
Dr. Benjamin Henry

Assistant Principal:
Erin Uria

Principal's Secretary:
Pamela Evans

Highlands Grove Elementary School

Welcome

Highlands Grove Elementary School

WELCOME TO HIGHLANDS GROVE

In order to create uniformity throughout Polk County Public Schools, school bell schedules will change beginning in the new school year 2015-2016. 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

Parents Entrance and Immunization Information for 2015/16 school year.

http://www.polk-fl.net/parents/generalinformation/documents/15-16_EntranceReqPoster.pdf

http://www.polk-fl.net/parents/generalinformation/documents/15-16_ImmunizationReqPoster.pdf

Important Upcoming Dates

Student orientation day - Thursday, August 20, 2015:

9:00am to 11:00am all grade levels

First day of school - Monday, August 24, 2015

Early Release Days For 2015/16 School Year

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

 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

HERO NEWS 

HGE annual golf tournament, Saturday September 19, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

Information letter:   CLICK HERE

Registration form:    CLICK HERE

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

2015- 2016 School Supply List

HGE all grade level school supply list:  CLICK HERE

Useful Resources