Polk Central Elementary

PCS kindergartners share a few of their favorite things

Polk Central kindergarten student Jordan Edwards recently brought in some items from home to help teach classmates in Sarah Schladenhauffen's class about himself.

Polk Central kindergartners learn, find thrills at Strawberry Hill

Polk Central kindergarten students in Sarah Schladenhauffen's class learned about bees and pumpkins during a recent field trip to the pumpkin patch at Strawberry Hill.

Scarecrows bring parents, students together for family project

A fun project at Polk Central Elementary recently had parents working with students to bring a touch of their family to the classroom.

Flubber’s the reward for Polk Central fourth graders

Students in JJ Waddell's fourth-grade class at Polk Central Elementary recently made Flubber as the culminating event to their study of sequencing and summarizing procedural text.

Polk Central students, teachers enjoy playground

Polk Central Elementary students recently enjoyed some special time with their teachers on the school playground.

Stuck on you: Polk Central students invent recipe for glue

Polk Central Elementary third graders did some hands-on work last week with lasting results in the school's Science Lab.

Polk Central fourth graders work through CogAT

Fourth graders in Leann Wilson's class at Polk Central Elementary are hard at work during CogAT testing.

Polk Central fourth graders busy with history, science

Fourth graders at Polk Central Elementary have been busy of late, taking part in a number of educational activities across a range of subjects.

Student-first focus drives new Polk Central principal

A student-first philosophy rooted in creating a positive atmosphere for students and staff. That is the approach that Jan Crump brought to her new role as principal at Polk County Elementary School.

Polk Central fourth graders busy writing, learning

Students in Leann Wilson's fourth-grade class at Polk Central Elementary have been working on plansĀ for personal narratives. Other students have been using Chromebooks to do...