Polk County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay on Friday, December 13.

Polk County Schools accepting applications for AIG Summer Seminars

Polk County Schools is fortunate to partner with the Polk County Community Foundation in offering the fifth annual AIG Summer Seminars series in July and August 2020

Veteran educator named next principal at Sunny View Elementary

A veteran educator with more than two decades of experience has been chosen as the next principal of Sunny View Elementary School

Greene: Wolverine Academy just part of preparation for 2020-2021 school year

Despite many unknowns created by the COVID-19 pandemic, Polk County Schools has been working diligently to prepare for the 2020-2021 school year

Grant to enable PCMS to develop STEM innovation lab

Polk County Middle School and STEM teacher Dale Rush were recently awarded a $7500 grant by the PwC Charitable Foundation through Donor’s Choose for an innovation lab

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Photos: Polk County Early College Graduation 2020

Polk County Early College held its 2020 graduation exercises on Saturday, May 30 in G.M. Tennant Stadium

Polk County Schools food service team delivers almost 10,000 meals for area children

Polk County Schools campuses may be closed at present, but that hasn't stopped the district's food service staff from making certain students have healthy meals

Saluda fifth graders studying force and motion

Students in Ginger Rackley's fifth grade class at Saluda Elementary are learning about force and motion

Polk Middle earns return trip to Science Olympiad state competition

Polk County Middle School's Science Olympiad team is once again bound for state tournament competition

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Audio: Polk County High School Graduation Honor Speeches

Four Polk County High School honor students delivered speeches as part of the Class of 2020's graduation ceremony

Weis to become next Tryon Elementary School principal

Polk County Schools announced Tuesday that Kevin Weis has been named the new principal at Tryon Elementary School, pending confirmation by the Polk County Board of Education

Facebook data center grant helps Polk County Schools improve remote learning for students

The recent closing of school campuses due to the global coronavirus pandemic forced Polk County Schools to quickly offer remote learning opportunities to its students

Isothermal facility helps PCHS students complete nursing course

When the COVID-19 pandemic halted a high school nurse aide course, Isothermal Community College joined forces with Polk County High School to enable students to complete the class

Video: Polk County High School Graduation 2020

Watch coverage of Polk County High School's 2020 graduation ceremony held Saturday, June 6

PCHS graduation postponed until Saturday, June 6

Due to the threat of bad weather, Polk County High School's graduation ceremony has been rescheduled for Saturday, June 6, at 9 a.m. in G.M. Tennant Stadium

Polk County Schools seeking feedback on remote learning experience

Polk County Schools is working on improving its ability to provide learning opportunities for students outside the classroom walls.

Video: Saluting the Polk County High School Class of 2020

It has been a spring that the Polk County High School Class of 2020 will never forget

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PCHS Class of 2020 members decorate Senior Rock

Members of Polk County's Class of 2020 had an opportunity Thursday to leave their mark on the PCHS campus.

Polk County Schools to continue free meals for area children in June

Polk County Schools will be continuing meal pickup at all elementary schools three days a week through June 26

Foundation grant helps PCHS Cadets enjoy successful 2019-2020

During the global coronavirus pandemic, many people have come to realize some of the everyday things we take for granted. Things such as time with family, friends and some simple pleasures are foremost in our minds these days

Rainy morning can’t deter PCHS Senior Drive

Polk County Sheriff Tim Wright looked to the skies, hands out, palms up, and shook his head.

Video: Polk County Early College 2020 Graduation

Watch coverage of Polk County Early College's 2020 graduation ceremony held Saturday, May 30.

Watch: Tryon Elementary to be honored at Purple Star ceremony

North Carolina Superintendent Mark Johnson will honor Tryon Elementary and other public schools in nine districts and four charter schools that earned the 2019-20 Purple Star Award during a ceremony on Friday that will be broadcast live via the Internet

Polk County High School to hold modified graduation ceremony on June 5 in Tennant Stadium

Polk County High School will hold its 2020 commencement exercises on Friday, June 5 at 6 p.m. in G.M. Tennant Stadium.

Video: Polk County Middle School Eighth Grade Awards and Recognition Ceremony

Though students may not be on campus due to the global coronavirus pandemic, that hasn't stopped Polk County Middle School from holding its annual Eighth Grade Awards and Recognition Ceremony

Video: Saluting the Polk County Early College Class of 2020

It has been a spring that the Polk County Early College Class of 2020 will never forget. In advance...

Polk County Early College to hold modified graduation ceremony on Saturday in Tennant Stadium

Polk County Early College will hold its 2020 commencement exercises on Saturday, May 30 at 9 a.m. in G.M. Tennant Stadium.

Greene: Too soon to know what reopening schools will look like

No matter what is decided, Polk County Schools will be right here ready to serve our students and families in the safest and most productive way possible. Better days are ahead

Area grocers partner with Polk County Schools on food distribution effort

Donations from two area grocery stores have helped Polk County Schools serve almost 75,000 meals to area children since the closing of schools due to the global coronavirus pandemic