Former Sunny View Elementary student and 2015 Polk County High School graduate Madi Siegfried is volunteering at Good Hope Day School in Tanzania.
A rainy day Monday didn't stop students in Lyla Johnson's class at Polk Central Elementary from practicing their motor skills.
Students in Loretta Edwards' kindergarten class at Polk Central recently added gold and red ornaments to Christmas trees, then used their math skills to see how many ornaments were added in all.
Third graders at Polk Central Elementary had a presentation and visit from animals native to North Carolina, which included an owl, possum and snake, courtesy of Chimney Rock during the school's recent Science Day of Discovery.
Third graders in Cari Maneen's science class at Saluda Elementary School have been learning about the structures of the Earth's surface.
Saluda Elementary Schools students are getting a taste of how other cultures celebrate Christmas through their Holidays Around the World initiative.
A group of Tryon Elementary School students traveled Friday to Tryon Estates in Columbus to sing at the Polk County Government employee Christmas party.
Fellowship of Christian Athletes students from Polk County Middle and High schools traveled Nov. 21 to Clemson University to attend the Rally in the Valley hosted by the Clemson Area FCA Chapter.