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Polk County School Officials to Hold News Conference on Wednesday, May 17

May 17, 2017

Polk County Public Schools and the Polk Education Association will hold a news conference at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at the school district’s headquarters in Bartow, 1915 South Floral Ave.

The purpose of the conference is to discuss the impact of the state’s proposed education budget on public schools in Polk County. Leaders from the school district, Polk County School Board members, and representatives from the Polk Education Association teachers union are scheduled to attend.