Kristy G. Cox and Kelleigh A. Powell of Polk Central Elementary recently attended programs held at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development programming for our state’s teachers, in Cullowhee
Polk County High School rising senior Noriana Saunderson was recently recognized for completing North Carolina Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL) Program
Since 1975, the Polk County Community Foundation has been dedicated to improving the quality of life for all in our community. Assets managed by the Community Foundation now exceed well over $55 million. The Foundation receives charitable donations of all sizes from community members and then distributes grants to local nonprofits and educators as well as scholarships to students
The end of federal funding for Polk County Schools' afterschool initiative will mean changes to the program this fall
As part of his efforts to help grow the game of golf in Polk County, Bright's Creek professional Brian Stewart recently offered instruction to Saluda Elementary students during their physical education class
Sunny View Elementary School recognizes students who attained perfect attendance and qualified for the Honor Roll during the final six weeks of school
Polk County sixth graders spent much of the recent school year getting future ready. The U.S. Department of Education continues to promote the "Four C’s" to...
Enjoy a photo gallery of every graduate to walk across the stage Friday night at Polk County High School's 2017 commencement, held in G.M. Tennant Stadium
Polk County High School celebrated the graduation of its 2017 class on Friday during ceremonies in G.M. Tennant Stadium
Watch video of Polk County High School's 2017 graduation ceremony.