Attention Juniors!

Are you planning to attend Polk State College after graduation? If so, consider becoming a Polk State College Ambassador for your senior year.

This opportunity will afford you two years of FREE tuition to Polk State (post-graduation from AHS)! To qualify, you must have an unweighted GPA of 2.75 or higher and a minimum of 50 community service hours.

If you are interested in applying, please see Mrs. Cook in College & Career for an application.

Former Bloodhound News

Jacqueline (Jackie) Taylor Rice, Class of 2014, graduated from Florida Atlantic University on December 14th with a Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and Behavior. On December 21st, she was accepted to FAU’s College of Medicine for the Fall of 2018. Congratulations, Jackie!

A-Team News

Oscar Hernandez, Jenna Burkett, Devante Galarza

Congratulations to our A-Team, who placed second last night at their competition and is heading to the district finals!

HOSA at Regionals

Check out photos from this past weekend’s Regionals competition where our HOSA competed.

Silver Garland Nominees

Here is a list of our nominees in order of appearance in the photograph and by category.  The photo is in the banner above.

First Row, left to right
Brainard Suttles, Art
Abygayle Rausch, Athletics
David Lugo, Foreign Language
Dayna Carr, Performing Arts
Joshua Curtin, Science

Second Row, left to right
Brandon Collins, Music
Hailey Fonner, Communications
Ross Persichetti, Vocational/Technology
Malia Murphy, English
Tarik Graham, Citizenship
Hailey Auterson, Mathematics

PEF Scholarships are Open!

Attention Seniors!!

The Polk Education Foundation, PEF Scholarships are now open!  These are scholarships reserved solely for seniors in Polk County, which tremendously increases your potential to become a recipient.

In addition, there are eleven scholarships that are specifically for Auburndale Senior High School students!

Please visit to apply, or stop in to College & Career to get more information!

As we have been sharing, having a completed FAFSA is mandatory to be eligible.

PEF Scholarships close on February 6th, therefore time is of the essence!  Do not delay, apply today!!