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Purcell Panthers

Our Mission

The mission of Purcell Elementary School is to provide engaging rigorous curriculum using consistent school-wide strategies for all students. We have high expectations for academic and social achievement in order for students to become life-long learners and world scholars.

Purcell Expectations:

Purcell Panthers are problem-solvers, who use tolerance, respect and responsibility to become life-long learners.

Use Tolerance


Community Resources

Polk County Public Schools greatly appreciates non-profits, government agencies, faith-based organizations, businesses and other groups helping to meet the needs of our community.
This webpage lists some of these community partners and how to connect with them for important services, resources and information.


Have a GREAT SUMMER Panthers!

Here is our Supply List for next year:

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Schoology Video

Watch this video to learn more about our new Learning Management System called Schoology.


Mission of PCPS

The mission of Polk County Public Schools is to ensure rigorous, relevant learning experiences that result in high achievement for our students.