Agreements and Assurance:
In signing below, applying students and their parent(s)/legal guardian(s) indicate that they understand the commitment of effort and time required of students accepted into Polk County Early College High School. If accepted the applicant agrees to abide by the rules and expectations set by Isothermal Community College and the administrators and staff of Polk County Schools.
If at the end of the first year of high school I am unable or unwilling to continue studies at Isothermal Community College through the Early College Program, I will be reassigned to the high school in my attendance zone.
I understand that Polk County Early College High School students must adhere to the policies of Isothermal Community College and of Polk County Schools. By signing and submitting this application my parent(s)/legal guardian(s) and I understand that behavior or attendance problems will be sufficient cause to be withdrawn from Polk County Early College High School and the student will be reassigned to an alternate setting.
I also agree to the following:
I understand that my commitment to Polk County Early College High School is for at least one full academic year.
I expect to complete a two-year degree program while at Polk County Early College High School.
I believe I am able to complete college level course work.
I will maintain high academic and behavior standards.
I understand there are only limited student/advisor formed clubs.
I understand that the Polk County Early College High School will operate on a modified Polk County Schools/Isothermal Community College Calendar.
I understand that the Polk County Early College High School is a five-year program in order to meet both high school and Associate Degree requirements.
Student Signature: ____________________________________ Date: ____________
Parent(s)/Legal Guardian(s) Signatures: ____________________________ Date: ___________