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Please click the link provided below (image) pertaining to graduation on 6/9.  Please respond to this survey by 5/27.  You may need to use your Polk County credentials to login; please let Ms. Jaime David – know if you have any issues completing the survey. 


Updates from District

Graduation Options Video: 2020 Graduation Options Video

2020 Senior Survey – graduation

Distance Learning Helpline/Linea de Ayuda – available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. call (863) 614-1600

La línea de ayuda está disponible de lunes a viernes de 8:30 a.m. a 7:00 p.m.
Puedes comunicarte a la línea de ayuda llamando al (863) 614-1600.

We’ve just published a video that explains how we’ll  continue serving our students with disabilities. Watch it here:

You’ll also find lots more helpful information on ESE, student services, and behavior and mental health here:

Superintendent Jacqueline Byrd provides an overview of our Instructional Continuity Plan and technology rollout here:

Regional Assistant Superintendent Michelle Townley gives additional information on our Instructional Continuity Plan and answers specific questions we’ve received from parents here:

More Information about Distance Learning Plans and Devices

News Release — Internet Accessible Devices

Facebook – District Closure

Polk County Public School Distance Learning Flyer

FAQs Related to Assessment


ACT/SAT Update

ACT has decided to reschedule the April 4, 2020 National ACT® test date to our June 13 and July 18 test dates in response to concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

In response to the rapidly evolving situation around the coronavirus (COVID-19) and guidance from public health organizations, the College Board is canceling the May 2, 2020, SAT® administration.

Senior Digital Dedication

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Distance Learning Help

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KHS Alma Mater

So proud we stand, so firm so true
Our loyalty we pledge to you.
In this great land where men are free.
Where knowledge gives us liberty,
You, Alma mater are our destiny.
Oh banner wave in red and white,
Our symbol and guiding light.
Through all the years so proudly may you stand,
Hail, Kathleen, Kathleen, Kathleen!


When visiting our campus, please check in at the Main Office and have proper identification. You cannot pick up a student, request any case-sensitive information, or visit a class without proper identification. This policy is for the safety and welfare of your student as well as staff members.

Our Vision

Cultivating a Legacy of Lifelong Learners

Our Mission

Kathleen High School is committed to cultivating a legacy of lifelong learners by providing the knowledge and skills needed to be successful, productive citizens. Our students, staff, parents, and community will work together as a family to install a sense of P.R.I.D.E. in who we are, where we are, and what we are to become.