Charter Schools in Lakeland + Polk County
Charter schools are public schools that receive government funding but operate independently of the established local school board. Charter schools are run by an independent board and have the flexibility to meet students’ needs.
Charter schools can serve a specific mission – here in Polk County, there are Montessori charter schools, dual-language charter schools, technology charter schools, college-preparatory charter schools. These schools are open to all students and do not charge tuition.
Most charter schools have specific application periods, check directly with the school for more information on enrollment.
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