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.
Polk Central preschool students, under the direction of teachers Amy Crowder and Mary Jackson, created turkeys for Thanksgiving.
Polk Central fourth graders recently got a unique look at life underground with a field trip to Linville Caverns near Marion.
Polk Central Elementary kindergarten students completed a family assignment to disguise a turkey in a manner so that it would not be eaten for Thanksgiving.
It's probably safe to say that not many Polk County Schools students have gotten a ride to Wendy's in Columbus quite like the one that two Polk Central Elementary School students took Thursday.
Polk Central Elementary fifth grade teacher Andrea Walter received a $1,000 grant Thursday from Rutherford Electric Membership Corporation.