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PCPS Increasing Minimum Wage for All Employees Beginning July 1, 2022

Polk County Public Schools will soon raise the minimum wage for all employees to $15 per hour. This new minimum wage will take effect on July 1, 2022. The district continues to collaborate with our two employee unions — Polk…

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Focused on Excellence: Shannan Combee

It’s another “Focused” Friday! Throughout 2020-21 we put the spotlight on PCPS’ awesome employees with the Focused on Excellence campaign. We’ve continued that effort this year, asking employees to nominate their colleagues from various departments for a chance to receive…

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Focused on Excellence: Roberta “Bobbie” Dailey

Can you spare a moment to focus? Throughout 2020-21 we put the spotlight on PCPS’ awesome employees with the Focused on Excellence campaign. We’ve continued that effort this year, asking employees to nominate their colleagues from various departments for a…

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Financial Wellness Fair

FINANCIAL WELLNESS FAIR

Save the date and please be sure to join us for the Financial Wellness Fair. DATE:       May 19, 2022 TIME:       10:00AM – 6:00PM (Drop in all day long) WHERE:   JIM MILES PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER 4270 Wallace Rd, Lakeland,…

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Focused on Excellence: Jason Rogers

Lately we’ve been having Focused Fridays, but since PCPS is closed tomorrow, we’re moving it up a day. Let’s go! Throughout 2020-21 we put the spotlight on PCPS’ awesome employees with the Focused on Excellence campaign. We’ve continued that effort…

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Focused on Excellence: Ineavelis Pabellon

Time for another Focused Friday! Throughout 2020-21 we put the spotlight on PCPS’ awesome employees with the Focused on Excellence campaign. We’ve continued that effort this year, asking employees to nominate their colleagues from various departments for a chance to…

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Focused on Excellence: Dineshia Roberson

And we’re back with another season of Focused on Excellence Fridays! Throughout 2020-21 we put the spotlight on PCPS’ awesome employees with the Focused on Excellence campaign. We’ve continued that effort this year, asking employees to nominate their colleagues from…

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PCPS Announces New Community Liaison for North Lakeland Area

PCPS has added another community liaison to our ranks. The hiring of Kylia Carswell was approved last month by the Polk County School Board, and she recently started work in the North Lakeland area. Carswell joins PCPS community liaisons Betsy…

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Focused on Excellence: Sandra Rivera

Welcome back for another “focused” Friday! Throughout 2020-21 we put the spotlight on PCPS’ awesome employees with the Focused on Excellence campaign. We’ve continued that effort this year, asking employees to nominate their colleagues from various departments for a chance…

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Focused on Excellence: Dr. Tracy Nelson

Just a moment to “focus” as Friday winds down. Throughout 2020-21 we put the spotlight on PCPS’ awesome employees with the Focused on Excellence campaign. We’ve continued that effort this year, asking employees to nominate their colleagues from various departments…

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