Polk Central Elementary

Polk Central students enjoy Day of Discovery

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 honors Terrific Kids for November

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

Good attendance earns hat day for PCS kindergarteners

Students in Sarah Schladenhauffen's kindergarten class at Polk Central Elementary celebrated their recent attendance award by having a hat day.

Force and motion on display for Polk Central first graders

Kristy Cox and her first grade class at Polk Central Elementary ended their study of force and motion with an activity involving magnets.

PCS second graders go batty with reports

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 preschoolers fashion turkeys

Polk Central preschool students, under the direction of teachers Amy Crowder and Mary Jackson, created turkeys for Thanksgiving.

Polk Central fourth graders visit Linville Caverns

Polk Central fourth graders recently got a unique look at life underground with a field trip to Linville Caverns near Marion.

Where’s the turkey? Polk Central students disguise the birds

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.

Limo ride to Wendy’s a reward for two Polk Central students

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.

Rutherford EMC grant to help Polk Central students study engineering

Polk Central Elementary fifth grade teacher Andrea Walter received a $1,000 grant Thursday from Rutherford Electric Membership Corporation.