James K. Polk Elementary School

View photos from Kindergarten Registration!

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.

Photo of School

James K. Polk Elementary
5000 Polk Avenue
Alexandria, Virginia 22304
E-mail | Tel: 703-461-4180 | Fax: 703-751-8614
map | profile

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 4: Bike to School Day, 7:30 a.m.
  • May 13: Fitness Friday, 7:30 a.m.
  • May 17: PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
  • May 20: Family Fun Night at Chinquapin Park Recreation Center, 6 p.m.
  • May 23: Fifth Grade Panoramic Picture, 8:55 a.m.
  • May 30: Memorial Day - All ACPS Schools and Offices Closed