Former Sunny View Elementary student and 2015 Polk County High School graduate Madi Siegfried is volunteering at Good Hope Day School in Tanzania.
A rainy day Monday didn't stop students in Lyla Johnson's class at Polk Central Elementary from practicing their motor skills.
Students in Loretta Edwards' kindergarten class at Polk Central recently added gold and red ornaments to Christmas trees, then used their math skills to see how many ornaments were added in all.
Third graders at Polk Central Elementary had a presentation and visit from animals native to North Carolina, which included an owl, possum and snake, courtesy of Chimney Rock during the school's recent Science Day of Discovery.
A group of students in April Crowder's computer lab at Polk Central Elementary School have achieved Gold status in Classworks.
Polk Central Elementary students recently took part in the school's Day of Discovery, students seeing presentations from two local organizations designed to helped educate students about the world around them.
Polk Central Elementary has recognized its Terrific Kids for the month of November.
Students in Sarah Schladenhauffen's kindergarten class at Polk Central Elementary celebrated their recent attendance award by having a hat day.
Kristy Cox and her first grade class at Polk Central Elementary ended their study of force and motion with an activity involving magnets.
Students in Debbie Fowler's second-grade class at Polk Central Elementary recently authored reports on bats - and presented those in a creative manner constant with the subject.