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Welcome to Highland City Elementary School – the “Best Kept Secret” in the Highlands of Lakeland!¬† We envision our school to be a place where students, parents, staff and our community work together as a team to support a safe and positive learning environment which fosters students’ academic excellence, nurtures creativity, and develops responsible citizens.

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State Standardized Tests Are Right Around the Corner We would like for you to be aware of the coming test dates so appointments can be scheduled at a more convenient time. We begin testing first thing each morning so having your child at school on time during the testing window is very important. March 1 Р4th & 5th Grade FSA Writing March 29 & 30 Р3rd Grade FSA Reading March 31 & April 1 Р3rd & 4th Grade FSA Math April 12 thru 15 Р4th Grade FSA Reading April 18 thru 21 Р5th Grade FSA Math April 27 & 28 Р5th Grade FSA Science May 2 thru 5 Р5th Grade FSA math Testing: What Parents Can Do Parents have asked how to prepare their children for the Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) or similar standardized tests. Since teachers have been working on test taking strategies, the best thing a parent can do at this point is ensure their children are properly nourished, organized and rested on the days of testing.