Mission Statements

School Mission Statement:

Our mission is that each student is prompt, polite and prepared. Our vision is that each student will graduate with the skills necessary to be successful in college or in a career.

Polk County Mission Statement:

“The mission of Polk County Public Schools is to ensure rigorous, relevant learning experiences for our students that result in high achievement.”

Community: In the heart of central Florida, Lakeland, with a city and suburban population of 108,478, is located in Polk County, population 602,095. It is the home of Publix Supermarkets, one of the fastest growing chains in the Southeast. An easy commute on Interstate 4 from two popular metropolitan centers, Tampa and Orlando, allows residents and tourists access to major attractions, shopping, sports venues and more. Major industries include agriculture, phosphate mining and processing, manufacturing, technology, and tourism.

To view the SPAR (School Public Accountability Report) for George Jenkins High School, and all the other schools in Polk County, visit SPAR.