Polk Central pre-kindergarten students in the classes of Patricia Stevens, Amy Helton and Amy Crowder learned the value of helping others by collecting food for a local organization prior to Christmas.
Polk Central Elementary students have been learning about empathy during sessions with school counselor Ashley Blackwell.
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.
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.
Polk Central Elementary guidance counselor Ashley Blackwell graduated Saturday from Western Carolina University with her master's degree in school counseling.
Polk Central Elementary student Davion Simmons recently took a trip through the water cycle by rolling a large dice to see where water would go after being in a plant.