Our Mission

As Explorers at Sleepy Hill Elementary, we will implement district curriculum to prepare all students to be full participants in the global community of the future. We will show respect, display healthy attitudes, explore responsibly, and show safety always.

Mission of PCSB

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



Sleepy Hill Bell Schedule 2022 – 2023

First Bell – 7:40    Tardy Bell – 7:45

Dismissal – 2:45

Early Release: PreK 11:45 and K-5 12:15



2022 – 2023 Orientation

We are so excited to see everyone at our Orientation on Tuesday, August 9 from 9:00 – 12:00!
Come meet your new teacher, buy a school shirt and get a car or bus tag!
We hope to see everyone on Tuesday!


Registration Now Open

Do you or someone you know have a child that is five years old or will be five by September 1? Please come register your child at Sleepy Hill Elementary any school day between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Required documents needed to enroll include:
*Birth Certificate
*Immunization record on Florida form 680
*Recent physical (dated within one year of registration)
*Social Security Number (Voluntary)

Plus, proof of residence (MUST have 2) Acceptable documents must show your name and address, and be dated within 30 days.  Envelopes are not accepted.
*Current rent receipt or lease agreement, mortgage or property tax record
*Current utility bill (electric, cable, home phone bill)
*Current Florida driver’s license, auto registration, or auto insurance
*Current voter I.D., State of Florida I.D. Card
*Proof of current government benefits, such as Medicare, disability, food stamps, DCF.


Enrollment Information for 2022 – 2023

In Zone Enrollment is open.  Students must be 5 years old by September 1 to start Kindergarten.  Registration forms can be picked up in the school office between 8:30 – 1:00 each day.  Parents need to bring: birth certificate, shot records, current physical and two proofs of residence along with the completed registration forms.

For students currently enrolled at Sleepy Hill that are in our zone, they will be automatically enrolled for next school year, unless they are here on an affidavit.  Students on an affidavit currently, must provide the school with two proofs of residence to be enrolled.

Parents may call the school for more information between Monday -Friday 8:00 – 4:00. The school number is 863.815.6768.


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Meet Our Administrators!

Welcome to Sleepy Hill Elementary School, home of the Explorers!!

Vision Statement

At Sleepy Hill Elementary, it is our vision that a rigorous, relevant curriculum, enhanced by technology that will assure our students achieve skills necessary to succeed academically and become life-long learners. Consistent integration of technology throughout the academic day will promote our students to become self guided explorers of the vast amounts of information available at their fingertips.  We will unite parents, faculty and community members to establish an atmosphere of mutual acceptance, ongoing interest in high levels of academic achievement, and a sense of community for all.   The realization of this vision will allow our learning community to interface with technology for a more fulfilling exploration of their global world.