James K. Polk Elementary School

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A first grade class celebrating Dr. Seuss day!
Fifth-grader Olivia Kruse won an Honorable Mention in the Literature category. Third-grader Sam Hensley won a Director's Award for his drawing.
The Alexandria PTA Council announced the winners of the citywide Reflections student art competition, and two Polk students made the list!
Students participate in MLK "My Road to Alexandria" Exhibition.
Monster Book Fair at Polk: The administration was no where to be found.

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James K. Polk Elementary
5000 Polk Avenue
Alexandria, Virginia 22304
E-mail | Tel: 703-461-4180 | Fax: 703-751-8614
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Grades: K-5
School Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

Principal: PreeAnn Johnson
Assistant Principal: Carla Carter
Assistant Principal: Penny Hairston

Upcoming Events

  • May 30: Memorial Day - All ACPS Schools and Offices Closed
  • June 13: Step-up Day, 8 a.m.
  • June 15: Volunteer Tea, 8:30 a.m.
  • June 17: Field Day
  • June 17: Fitness Friday, 7:30 a.m.
  • June 21: PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
  • June 23: Fifth Grade Promotion, 9 a.m.
  • June 23: Early Release
  • June 24: Last Day of School for Students - Early Release