Laurel Elementary



The mission of Laurel Elementary is to provide our students with a high quality education.


The Laurel Elementary School vision is to create a school in which a progressive leadership team and involved parents support high-performing teachers who utilize a variety of high-yield strategies, teach a rigorous and relevant curriculum, build relationships with students and families, and establish and maintain a safe and orderly environment to maximize student achievement, while nurturing students to become responsible citizens who contribute to the success of their community.


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Parent and Student Feedback Surveys


Five minutes of your time can make a vital impact as Polk County Public Schools seeks to improve our services and students’ education.  Please provide your feedback by March 23.

Parent & Community Feedback


Dads Take Your Child To School Day

The Laurel Elementary family would like to thank all of the dads and family members that participated in Dads Take Your Child To School Day.  Your support for your child/children and the school is appreciated and needed.

Kindergarten Registration Round-Up








ALL Polk County Public Schools     Spring into Action – Register Now

Kindergarten Registration Round-Up

April 3, 2017 to April 28, 2017

To register your child you will need:

Step 1:  Gather Documents

  • Birth Date Verification
  • Immunization Records
  • Physical Exam
  • Social Security
  • Parent Picture ID
  • Two proofs of residence
For a list of all acceptable proofs of residence, call (863) 519-3925;, keyword: Enroll

Step 2:  Where to Go

  • Use Parent Portal Online ( to pre-register your child, then deliver required documents to zoned school.

Register Online Now     Keyword:  Enroll

Student Early Dismissal Days

In consultation with the Polk Education Association, the Polk County School Board have decided that the six remaining early release days in the 2017-18 school year will be extended to full instructional days.

The remaining early dismissal days are: Oct. 11, 2017; Nov. 15, 2017; Jan. 24, 2018; Feb. 7, 2018; March 14, 2018; and May 16, 2018.

By extending the early release days, we will ensure that our district meets state-mandated instructional time requirements without extending the school year.

Bell Schedule

In order to create uniformity throughout Polk County Public Schools, school bell schedules for all of Polk County Elementary Schools will have a start time of 8:00 a.m., and an end time of 3:00 p.m.

Upcoming Events

Mar 26 – Mar 30 all-day

Description of Event: Spring Holidaysr
Additional Information: All schools and district offices will be closed during this time in an effort to reduce energy costs.
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Distribute Report Cards (9 Weeks)
Apr 3 all-day

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Interim Reports
Apr 23 – Apr 27 all-day

Description of Event: Distribution Weekr
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May 17 – May 24 all-day

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End of 4th 9-Weeks (Last Day for Students and Paras)
May 24 all-day

Additional Information: School Calendarsr

Contact Us

Address: 1851 Laurel Avenue Poinciana, 34759
Phone: 863-427-1375 Fax: 863-427-1303
Principal: Julia Allen
Assistant Principal: Jennifer Blackburn

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