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Top Polk Middle math students put logic skills to test

Polk County Middle School mathematics teachers Andrew Reese and Shannon Harris have been using their advocate period to work with some of school's top math students on higher-level thinking problems

Day of Discovery brings new approach to Three Little Pigs at Polk Central

As part of Polk Central Elementary's Day of Discovery, a full day devoted to science-related instruction, kindergarten students took a new approach to the well-known Three Little Pigs story

Pumpkin book characters fill Sunny View

Autumn brings pumpkin-everything – even book characters!

Polk Central fourth graders stay busy during Day of Discovery

Fourth grade students at Polk Central Elementary took part in a range of activities as part of the school's Day of Discovery on November 9

Sunny View honors Terrific Kids for October

Sunny View Elementary recently honored its Terrific Kids for the month of October

Mobile dairy makes stop at Sunny View

Southland Dairy Farmers brought its mobile dairy classroom to Sunny View Elementary on Nov. 8, giving students a chance to learn more about how dairies operate

Pajamas, teacher swap and mystery guest make for fun week of reading at Sunny...

Sunny View Elementary School celebrated National Young Readers Week Nov. 6-9 with fun literacy activities throughout the week

Polk County teachers attend national Gifted Children Conference

Four Polk County Schools teachers, aided by a generous grant awarded by the Polk County Community Foundation, attended the National Association for Gifted Children Conference, held Nov. 9-12 in Charlotte

FENCE brings Force and Motion lesson to Polk Central

Polk Central third graders received a physics lesson on Monday as FENCE's Michael McClure visited to present Force and Motion, an educational program offered through Project FENCE

Burns JROTC students discuss flight with Polk Middle STEM students

Lt. Col. Charles Ayers and cadets from Burns High School’s Air Force JROTC program visited Polk County Middle School on November 2 to share information on aviation with students in the school's STEM class