Polk County Early College

Early College senior helps grow science at Polk Central Elementary

Polk County Early College student Dakota Merrill helped share the wonders of science with Polk Central Elementary School students as part of his senior project

Early College opens first Becca’s Closet chapter in the state

Becca's Closet is a national non-profit organization that provides high school girls with free dresses for prom - and Polk County Early College has...

Swink completes summer internship at Steps to HOPE

Steps to HOPE received a grant from the Polk County Community Foundation to provide a summer internship opportunity for a local high school student

Early College Science Club builds sensory boards for PCHS group

The Polk County Early College Science Club recently put its talents to use to help a group of students at Polk County High School.

Sullivan honored in Academic Paper Award essay contest

The National Society of High School Scholars has named Kerigan Sullivan of Polk County as a winner of its Academic Paper Award essay contest

Polk County high schools adopt honor graduate recognition beginning in 2019

Graci Moser would have preferred her high school transcript include a wider variety of classes. But the 2015 Polk County High School graduate worried that...

Blackwell chosen to attend summer poultry institute

Polk County Early College student Caleb Blackwell will take part this summer in the Poultry Science Summer Institute at North Carolina State University

Video: Polk County Early College graduation

Watch video of the May 28 graduation ceremony for Polk County Early College seniors, held at Tryon Fine Arts Center

Early College students work to beautify school grounds

Polk County Early College students raised money to beautify their school, then the students used those funds to purchase flowers and mulch.

Eleven PCEC students earn associate’s degree from ICC

Eleven Polk County Early College students graduated May 16 from Isothermal Community College with associate's degrees

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