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District News

Student Make Up Day - January 8, 2018

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Early Dismissal Decemeber 22, 2017

early dismissal

State of Georgia Reading Campaign

GET GEORGIA READING
 Get Georgia Reading
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Reptile Show

reptile show

Georgia Power visits Van Wert

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Georgia Power came to Van Wert and taught 2nd grade students about solar energy, the patterns of the sun and the moon, and the sun’s effect on Earth. They created solar bracelets and were given solar glasses. 

Beta Winners at Van Wert Elementary

beta winners

2017 Regionals SkillsUSA

Regional SkillsaUSA

School Canceled

No school

RN-T Softball Player of the Year

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Congratulations Emily Loveless for being named RN-T Softball Player of the Year! Emily is a Junior at Rockmart High School & has a promising future as she has committed to Reinhardt College to play 3rd base!

Also, a congratulations to Rockmart High's Coach Steve Luke for being named RN-T's Softball Coach of the Year! He led the girls to a State Championship & a 35-2 Record! AWESOME!

Don't Forget!

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

CONGRATULATIONS to our District Teacher of the Year!

 

TOTY

Girls Cross Country @ RHS place 3rd!

Girls Cross Country

American Flag Donation to PCCCA

american flag

CHS CHEERLEADERS PLACE 2ND IN STATE!

CHS CHEER

CHS Varsity Cheerleaders are 5AAAA REGION Champs!
region champs
 
Polk School District wants to take the opportunity to congratulate all the CHS Varsity Cheerleaders & Coaches for their 5AAAA REGION win! This is their 4th consecutive Region win! WOW!
 
They will compete at State this Saturday, November 11th at the Columbus Civic Center (Session 1) starting at 9:00 AM.
Football Playoffs Continue for Both Sides of the County!

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Cherokee Elementary Backs the Blue!

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Cherokee Elementary, along with Carmen Burch of Cedarstream, presented Chief Kenny Dodd and the Polk County Police Department with a check of $1,164.00 for the trust fund of Isaac Hearne, in memory of our fallen officer. Cherokee Elementary sold "Back the Blue" t-shirts, with all the proceeds going to help Isaac, son of Det. Kristen Hearne.

The 2017 Annual Canned Food Drive is HERE!!! We will be collecting through November 15th.

Canned Food drive

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Goodluck Ladies!

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2017 CCRPI Scores

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CHS's One-Act Play Heads to State After Winning Regionals!

One Act

Congratulations to the 2017 One-Act Play Region 5 AAAA Champions! Best Set, Best Ensemble, and 3 All-Star Cast Members! They are headed to state!

Jackets Football Team Wins REGION TITLE!

Football - Jackets

CONGRATULATIONS to our Rockmart High School Football Team for winning a 7AA REGION TITLE! This is the first Region win in 29 YEARS!!!

Lady Jackets WIN AA STATE TITLE!!

Softball team - Rockmart

Lady Jackets win AA State Title!

WAY TO GO GIRLS!!!

PSD celebrates Red Ribbon Week 2017

SPLOST VI - Continuation of the One Cent Sales Tax

REMINDER... EARLY VOTING STARTED OCT. 16TH

SPLOST

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Eastside Presents Their Pumpkin Book Reports!

Too Close to Ignore

Willow Brooke Flyer

Please join us November 2, 2017 from 6:30-8:00 PM at PCCCA to hear discussions on how to recognize alcohol and opioid dependency and where to receive local help.

Registration is required & will open October 16th. A complementary meal will be provided.

Register at: www.floyd.org/willowbrooke

CHS Cheer Princess Party

Cheer Princess Party

RHS attends 4th Annual Leadership Summit

Leadership Summt

Red Ribbon Week

Take the pledge against drugs!!! Red Ribbon Week will be celebrated October 23rd-27th.

Red Ribbon Week

Take Back Polk

Take Back Polk

Cherokee Elementary's Vocabulary Parade

 Vocab

Fall Break

Fall Break

Kindness Garden

kindness

PSD FACEBOOK PAGE

FACEBOOK

Funeral for Detective Kristen Hearne

 PSD

Teacher's of the Year 2018 - 2019

Let's give a round of applause for the 2018 - 2019 Teacher's of the Year! They will be celebrated at the November 7th board meeting.

Teacher of the year

Road Closings Due to Law Enforcement Activity 9/29/17

The Polk County Police Department has indicated that the following roads are closed for an indefinite amount of time this afternoon:

Short Road
John Redding Road
Seab Green Road
Friendship Road
Highway 100
Cave Springs Road
Santa Claus Mountain Road

The following bus numbers are not allowed to deliver to these roads:
23-11
24-02
21-04

If your residence is located on these roads, your child will remain at their school. Please feel free to pick your child up at this time. Personnel will remain at school until we are given clearance to run these routes. We apologize for this inconvenience, but the safety of our students is our top priority.
 

Laurie Atkins named Superintendent of Polk School District

LAURIE

September is MILK MONTH

Milk Month

What a Mooooooving Day in Polk School District Celebrating School Nutrition!

Interim Board Member

judy

EARLY RELEASE

homecoming - rockmart


parent meeting

POLK COUNTY FAIR

FAIR

September is Suicide Awareness & Prevention

(CLICK ON ARTICLE FOR PDF VERSION) suicide

Polk County College and Career Academy Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

                                        PCCCA Ribbon Cutting

(CLICK ME TO ACCESS VIDEO OF THE POLK COUNTY COLLEGE & CAREER ACADEMY RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY)

*COURTESY OF AIMEE MADDEN*

Northside's Breakfast of Champions!

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EARLY RELEASE - Cedartown Schools

Dismissal

BAMA BORDER BATTLE on 8/25/2017

BAMA BORDER BATTLE

August 21st Eclipse

                         Eclipse

Click on image for a full-size view of the letter.

PSD Celebrates the First Day of School

First Day

(Click on picture for video)

Welcome New PSD Employees

                                New Employees

Polk School District is proud to welcome new
faculty and staff members for the 2017-2018 school year.

New Employee Orientation

               New Teacher   

Summer Feeding Program

Summer Meal

2017 Sara Hightower Summer Reading Program

SRP

*CEDARTOWN - SUMMER PROGRAM PDF

*ROCKMART - SUMMER PROGRAM PDF

Superintendent Search

Superintendent Search

For those who are unable to attend the Community Input Meeting(s) and would like to provide feedback, please click the link below to submit your comments.

                                 Superintendent Search

Superintendent Announcement/Application

supt

Superintendent Announcement

Superintendent Application

2017 Honor Graduate Breakfast

    2017 Honors Breakfast

2017 HON Project SUCCESS Graduation

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MIDDLE SCHOOL TOUR

TOUR

CAREER DAY

Congratulations 2016-2017 Associate of Science Degree Graduates

Associates

State Modern Woodmen Contest

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School Nutrition takes on GSNA Conference

SN

2017 Special Olympics

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Top 5 CHS & RHS Graduates

Top 5

RMS ROCKS IT OUT WITH EASTSIDE & VAN WERT

PETTING ZOO

PSD's Top 25

Top 25

PSD Pre-K Drawing

PSD

Way to go to PSD's State SkillsUSA Winners!!

SKILLSSKILLS2

Polk Youth Leadership

Polk youth leadership

Spring Break

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PCCCA - Career Fair

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FERST Foundation

FERST

Northside Olympiads

 

 

PRE K & KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION 2017

Required Documentation for Registration

Registration

The District Excels in Writing Competitions

Essay contest

 

CHS Debate

Chs Debate

Technology Fair

Cox

We would like to take a moment and congratulate Huntley Cox a 4th grader at Eastside Elementary. He took 1st place in the Technology Literacy Challenge. He had the HIGHEST score out of all 3rd and 4th graders at the NW Regional Tech Competition held at Georgia Highlands.

Polk School District Receives Worldwide Recognition!

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PSD DISTRICT SPELLING BEE

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Georgia Northwest Regional Technology Fair Winners

NWGA Technology Winners

In Loving Memory of Corey Godfrey

Corey Godfrey

Spotlight - Youngs Grove Elementary

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PCCCA - Skills USA Competiton

PCCCA

Rising 9th Grade Registration

High school registration for the 2017-2018 school year will be held January 26 and 27, by appointment, at both Cedartown and Rockmart Middle Schools. Letters have been distributed to current 8th graders detailing his or her appointment day/time. During the meeting, advisors will provide information to assist with the course selection process, as well as, answer any questions you may have. The following links are for documents that will be reviewed. Should you have any additional questions, please contact your respective school to speak with a counselor. 

Advanced Academic Pathways
Fine Arts Pathways
General Electives
High School Academic Sequence

Polk County College and Career Academy (CTAE) Career Pathways
 

RMS - Essay Contest

RMS

Pictured from left to right: Sara Carlton, Isaac Gober, & Neely Collum

Rockmart Middle School Students entered the annual DAR American History Essay Contest sponsored by the James Waldrop Chapter in Fayette County, Georgia.  The contest is open to students in the 5th-8th grades in the surrounding areas.  Rockmart Middle swept the competition for the 8th grade division.  Sara Carlton placed 1st, Isaac Gober placed 2nd, and Neely Collum placed 3rd, each earning cash prizes.  Sara Carlton's winning essay is now on its way to compete for the entire GA Central West District. 

Early Dismissal on 1/06/2017

**EARLY DISMISSAL**

Good Evening Parents and Students, due to the threat of inclement weather tomorrow (1/06/2017), Polk School District will operate on a half-day schedule for all faculty, staff and students. Individual schools will dismiss at the same times they did on December 17th leading into the Christmas holidays. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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