James K. Polk Elementary School

Polk Teachers and Volunteers support English as a second language parents through "Language Partners", a series of five week sessions in which English speakers are matched one to one engaging in targeted conversations to support language acquisition.
Polk PTA appreciates teachers with yoga in the morning.
Students reduced their waste on Waste Free Lunch Day.
Fifth grade students planted trees around campus on Earth Day.
Polk celebrates Autism Awareness in April and all throughout the year.
Polk cheerleaders perform at April Board Meeting.

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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 22: Fitness Friday
  • May 22: Polk Family Fun Night at Chinquapin Rec Center, 7 p.m.
  • May 25: Memorial Day Holiday - All ACPS Schools and Offices Closed
  • June 3: Volunteer Tea, 8:30 a.m.
  • June 12: Field Day
  • June 15: Step-up Day
  • June 17: Fifth Grade Promotion, 9 a.m.
  • June 18-19: Early Release
  • June 19: Last Day of School for Students