Hardee County Public Schools


Hardee County Public Schools


The Hardee County School District is a wonderful place to work! Our district not only employs over 650 persons, but also provides high-quality education for approximately 5,000 students. There are five elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school. Come see what we have to offer! As a small rural county in Central Florida, Hardee County offers the best of both worlds, a small town atmosphere with a close proximity to larger cities. The beautiful Peace River flows through our county offering recreation and fertile agricultural lands. With our multitude of historic buildings and canopies of oaks, our towns are welcoming and friendly. Why Hardee County? * It's a great place to live, work, and play * Close proximity to beaches, big cities, and major recreational/cultural attractions: Tampa - 1.5 hours, Sarasota - 1 hour, Orlando - 2 hours, Naples - 2.5 hours, West Palm Beach - 2.5 hours, and Fort Lauderdale - 3 hours * Citizens and businessmen who are supportive of education * No state income tax * Reasonable real estate taxes and housing * Low crime rate * Cultural and recreational amenities for all ages For more information on Hardee County, Florida, visit our Chamber of Commerce website: http://www.hardeecc.com/home.htm Come find all you're looking for in Hardee County, Florida!

Mission Statement

We provide all students a high-quality education in a nurturing and creative environment to develop responsible citizens

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The Hardee County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, disability or marital status in its educational programs, services or activities, or in its hiring or employment practices. The district also provides equal access to its facilities to the Boy Scouts and other patriotic youth groups, as required by the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding discrimination or harassment may be sent to: Teresa Hall Director of Student Academic Services & Federal Programs 230 South Florida Avenue, Wauchula, FL 33873 thall@hardee.k12.fl.us 863-767-0662 George Kelly Director of Personnel 1009 North 6th Avenue Wauchula, FL 33873 gkelly@hardee.k12.fl.us 863-773-9058

Hardee County Public Schools

1009 N 6TH AVE, WAUCHULA, FL 33873-2008