Vision Statement

At Socrum Elementary, we offer a variety of student-centered services to meet the academic, social-emotional and career-based needs of our students and families.

Mission Statement

In partnership with our parents and the community, Socrum Elementary will prepare students for middle school by providing a safe and engaging environment focused on standard-based instruction, using high-yield strategies, learning, and fostering positive relationships.

School Hours

Breakfast served 7:30-7:55 a.m. School Hours: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
First Bell:8:00 am
Tardy Bell: 8:00 am
Dismissal Bell: 3:00 pm

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Week at a Glance

  • Have a restful, adventurous, and SAFE summer Pioneers!
  • All library books need to be returned!

Welcome to Socrum Elementary

Socrum Elementary School is located in the Northwest corner of Polk County in central Florida approximately halfway between Tampa and Orlando. It is a rural school with deep historical roots. Our staff and students work together to create a comfortable, warm environment where learning and achievement flourish.

 

Socrum Elementary

Announcements

Congratulations to Mrs. Palso and the A Team for competing in the finals!

 

 

 

Congratulations are also in order for our beloved Music Teacher, Mrs. G. She has been nominated for the Polk Schools Proud Award by one of her music colleagues! GO MRS. G! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                      

 

Congratulations to our KG, 2nd, and 4th graders for having increased their passing rate on their AR tests! We are all so proud of our Pioneers!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      

 

When: Thursday April 21st

Time: 5:00

Where: Socrum Elementary Cafeteria

9400 Old Dade City Road Lakeland

 

We will be discussing kindergarten routines, meeting the teachers, and touring

a kindergarten classroom.

Parents will receive information and materials to complete registration.

 

 

 

 

 

Important Notice!

If your child has been tested for coronavirus, please do not send your child to school until you receive a negative test result. Please notify the school about the situation so that arrangements can be made for your child to participate in online learning.

 If a member of your household has tested positive, please do not send your child to school and call the Florida Department of Health at 863-519-7911 for further direction.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Student Registration


Registration for the 2021-22 school year will take place by appointment only at this time.
If you need to set up an appointment for enrolling a new student for this school year please
contact the school registrar Mrs. Ivy phone number (863) 853-6050 or by email penny.ivy@polk-fl.net

Registration process

  1. Students who moved from one PCPS school zone to another PCPS school zone
    • Parent/guardian will complete the registration packet and provide two proofs of residency in your name for your address zoned for Socrum Elementary.

 

  1. Students transferring from outside of PCPS (from other states or counties)

Required documentation:

  • completed registration packet
  • vaccination record on FL680 form and proof of physical within last year
  • birth certificate
  • academic history (transcript and/or last report card)
  • special education info (IEP, 504, etc.)
  • government picture ID for registering parent (Driver’s license, passport, etc)
  • verification of guardianship (if needed) (See below if needed from Student Enrollment)
  • Two proofs of residency in your name zoned for Socrum

You may also call the Front Office regarding any other questions that you might have at this time.

FRONT OFFICE (863)853-6050

We sincerely thank you for your understanding during this time.

Socrum Administration

 

 

 Polk County Coronavirus FAQs
(click here)

For more information, visit Polk County Schools
(click here)

 

 Learning for all…

Whatever it Takes!