For Sydney Burnett, Polk County Early College has offered a taste of what awaits at the university level. For Sheila Rodriguez, PCEC has offered a community-like learning environment that has helped her thrive while also preparing for college.
Polk County Early College captured top statewide honors Friday in the annual Model Bridge Building Competition sponsored by the N.C. Department of Transportation and the Carolinas Associated General Contractors. It marks the first time a...
Polk County Early College English teacher Heather Wright has been selected as an NEH Summer Scholar from a national applicant pool to attend one of 23 seminars and institutes supported by the National Endowment for...
Perhaps the best honor for Polk County at Friday's regional model bridge building competition came well before the final winners were announced
Polk County Early College student Kelsey Reedy will unveil the results of her senior project, a photo exhibit focusing on poverty in Polk County, at a show on Tuesday at Thermal Belt Outreach Ministry in Columbus
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
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 officially opened North Carolina's first chapter. Quince Charming's Dress Drive has...
Steps to HOPE received a grant from the Polk County Community Foundation to provide a summer internship opportunity for a local high school student
The Polk County Early College Science Club recently put its talents to use to help a group of students at Polk County High School.
The National Society of High School Scholars has named Kerigan Sullivan of Polk County as a winner of its Academic Paper Award essay contest