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