Polk Virtual School Orientation: Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Location

Wherever you choose to learn!

However, our physical office and tutor area is located by

Dwight Smith Center
900 Lowry Avenue
Lakeland, Florida 33801

Guidance

Guidance
PVS Full Time Instruction Guidance Counselor – Please call 863-665-8068 for additional questions.

Student Services

A guidance counselor is available in Polk Virtual School to assist with serving students and addressing their needs and concerns. The guidance counselor can also assist students with course pacing to help with the graduation requirements.

All full time students may receive the same student services available to all Polk County students. Please feel free to contact the virtual office should you have any questions.

Graduation Information and Paying for College

Graduation Requirements

This information will provide you the requirements for you based on your 9th grade entry year. Ensure that you look over this and ensure you are working toward your goals. Click on this success guide to assist you with your graduation cohort requirements and other high school opportunities. Student Success Guide

Florida Bright Futures

Bright Futures is a scholarship program for students in Florida. Read over the programs available and the requirements to see what you can do to earn some money for college.http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/ssfad/bf/ 

Testing Information

As a full-time virtual student you are required to take all mandatory state testing designated by grade level. Testing is done at the zoned schools in the Spring and (Fall and Winter) Re-takes at the Virtual Office for secondary students.

ACT Test

This is a great option for college acceptance. Go to the website and create an account and sign up for the next test date. www.act.org when signing up to use CEEB Code 102357 as our school code.

SAT Test

Another great option for college acceptance. Go to the website to create an account and sign up for the next test date. www.collegeboard.org when signing up use CEEB Code 102357 as our school code.

AP Exams

If you are currently or will be taking and advanced placement course, this site provides you with test information, study guides and frequently asked questions.  https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/home

Athletes

NCAA

 

 

If you are an athlete and taking courses, this will provide you information on academic requirements for high school athletes.

Community Service Information


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Here is  some information about apply for and keeping a record of your community service for various scholarships that are available.