Tag: Polk County School Distridct


Florida roundup: Special needs students, CAPE Act, school grades & more

Wharton grad: Superintendent Maryellen Elia defends principal who cut short a graduation speech by salutatorian Harold Shaw. Tampa Bay Times. Special needs: Rodgers Middle School, where a student with Down syndrome drowned last year, no longer will have full-time exceptional student education classes. Tampa Bay Times. Budget fixes: New Polk County schools... READ MORE