Enrolling Your Child in Polk County Schools

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Sandhill Pledge

2017-18 Bell Schedule

7:40 AM - 3:00 PM

Breakfast will be served from 7:30 until 7:55 AM. Students must be in their classroom before the 8 AM bell or they will be marked tardy. Parents come into the main office with their children if you arrive after 8:00 AM.

Supply Lists

Dress Code

District Calendars

Download the Polk County School District's traditional school calendars for the 2017-18 school year. Please visit the District Calendar for more information. You can subscribe to to the District calendar feeds and add county-wide events to your preferred calendar application (Google Calendars, Outlook, iCal, your mobile device, etc.) District Calendar Feeds

Latest News

  • September 28th Please note this is a change in date.  Title One Meeting 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria.  We will have FREE hotdogs and chips (while supplies last) for families. Open House will be at 6:00 p.m. in the classrooms.
  • September 29th:  iMom's 7:15 am. in the cafeteria.
  • October 2nd:  PTO Cookie Dough Fundraiser begins.


Sandhill Online Resources


Go to http://www.istation.com/Support to download and install iStation at home. On the support page, choose the link for your home device. Please contact your child's teacher for more information.

Home Connect for Accelerated Reader

https://hosted368.renlearn.com/69995/HomeConnect/ Contact your child's teacher for more information.

Parent Portal

The MyPolkSchools Parent Portal allows parents to check current grades, obtain immunization status, learn if their child had any recorded discipline or attendance issues throughout the day, check their child's current lunch account balance, and even see what their child purchased in the lunchroom. Click HERE to learn more.


To the following staff who were called upon to prepare their rooms for evacuees and those who needed to empty their portable classrooms to protect equipment and textbooks from potential hurricane damage: Linda Babington, Mildred Hernandez, Marie Ortega, Sierra Morris, Robin Cobb, Brooke Pierceall, Carolyn Fisher, Barbara Huffstutler, Edith Lagomarsini, Cindy Mishoe, Neil Allen, Sally Chapman, Pam Guenther, Terri Stewart, Andrea Reynolds, Tiffany Singleton, Juacoby Wilder, Kate Pennington, Kathleen Surrency, Lakeisha Spann, Digna Moreno, Jenepher Woods, D'Lynn Washington, Gustav Ericson, Jeff Glasgow and Misty Rutledge.

Click here for September's Student Lunch Menus

Have Lunch With Your Child!

At Sandhill Elementary, you are encouraged and welcome to eat  lunch with your child!  Here are a few rules to be aware of before you arrive.
  • Check the scheduled lunch times by grade level listed below.
  • Be aware that on early release or special events days, these times may change.
  • You are welcome to bring your lunch or purchase a school lunch for yourself.
  • If purchasing lunch at school the cost is $3.10, please bring a check made out to Sandhill Elementary or bring the exact cash amount (the cafeteria manager does not have cash on hand to make change).
  • Parents will enter the teachers' Dining Room to purchase a school lunch.
  • Your child will go through the student lunch line before joining you.
  • You and your child only will eat lunch together at the picnic tables in the breezeway.
  • Because you will be eating outside, please plan for the type of day - hot or cold.
Daily Lunch Schedule
Second Grade 10:25 - 10:50
Third Grade 10:54 - 11:19
Fifth Grade 11:22 - 11:47
Fourth Grade 11:50 - 12:15
Kindergarten 12:18 - 12:43
First Grade 12:48 - 1:13

Student Nutrition

Information regarding the cost of school meals, special dietary needs and an online service to pay for your child's meals can be found on the District website for Student Nutrition MSB_Meal_Banner