Dr. Amber Thompson of the Department of Engineering and Technology at Western Carolina University recently demonstrated robot technology for Polk Central students Austin Williams, Toby Rouse and Clay Toney as well as their fifth grade classmates
Santa Claus took time out from his busy pre-Christmas schedule to visit the pre-kindergarten class of Amy Crowder and Mary Jackson at Polk Central Elementary.
Polk Central Elementary pre-kindergarten students have been busy celebrating the recent holidays of Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Polk Central Elementary first graders visited several local nursing homes - Laurel Hurst, Laurel Woods and White Oak - this week and sang Christmas carols and delivered student-made cards.
Saluda Elementary School students have been reveling in Christmas spirit, brightening their school and the lives of others during the holiday season.
Polk Central Elementary has recognized its Terrific Kids for the month of December
Polk Central Elementary third grade students in Lynn Carlson's class created Christmas cards with artwork in the style of author/illustrator Eric Carle.
Sunny View Elementary first graders received a visit this week from Amy Schmitte of the Foothills Equestrian Nature Center staff.
Polk Central Elementary guidance counselor Ashley Blackwell graduated Saturday from Western Carolina University with her master's degree in school counseling.
Saluda Elementary third graders in the classes of Melissa Gillespie and Cari Maneen have been participating this month in a variety of in-class stations designed to diversify the many ways students learn.