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PCHS hiking club tackles Wilder Forest

Climb, the hiking club at Polk County High School, took an afterschool trip Tuesday to Norman Wilder Forest near Tryon.

PCHS Operation Angel Tree collects gifts for local children

Polk County High School students recently collected Christmas gifts for local children as part of Student Council's Operation Angel Tree.

Polk Middle eighth graders learn about state’s ecology

A group of Polk County Middle Schools eighth graders recently learned about North Carolina's ecology through a scavenger hunt.

Saluda first graders get sense of Pilgrim life

Taking advantage of the natural tie-in with Thanksgiving, Saluda Elementary first-grade teacher Nicole Bradley has been working with her students to study how people lived long ago.

PCMS students use models to explore Earth’s rotation

Students in Rowann Hoy's science class at Polk County Middle School explored the rotation of the Earth through the use of models.

Polk Central honors Terrific Kids for November

Polk Central Elementary has recognized its Terrific Kids for the month of November.

TES third graders explore Earth and beyond

Third graders at Tryon Elementary recently received an in-depth look at both our planet and the skies above it during an instructional session with the Foothills Equestrian Nature Center

Health Science students learning value of infection control

As flu season approaches, students in Pam Arrowood's Health Science II class at Polk County High School are learning how to protect themselves and others.

Suspense the theme for PCMS class videos

Students in Elizabeth Roesch's eighth grader English Language Arts class at Polk County Middle School have been busy creating suspense videos as part of activities in the second six-week marking period.

Saluda students enjoy musical experiences

Saluda Elementary third and fourth graders have been enjoying a number of musical experiences of late.