PCHS students get firsthand look at Polk County government

Students from Polk County High School recently toured Polk County government offices. They were addressed by several speakers who explained their various job functions in government operations.

PCHS Operation Angel Tree collects gifts for local children

Polk County High School students recently collected Christmas gifts for local children as part of Student Council's Operation Angel Tree.

Chemistry is element-ary: PCHS students share lessons at local schools

AP Chemistry students at Polk County High School recently created lessons to share with local elementary students at Sunny View, Polk Central, Tryon and Saluda Elementary schools

PCHS football team, cheerleaders help Tryon Elementary end anti-bullying month

Polk County High School football players, cheerleaders and coaches helped Tryon Elementary School celebrate the end of its anti-bullying month, visiting the school for a month-end celebration

PCHS students pack meals to help battle hunger

For two weeks in March, students and staff at Polk County High School came together and raised more than $3,000 to stop hunger throughout the world. On Saturday, students saw their money at work and had the opportunity to package meals that were purchased with their funds. More than 50 students spent two hours and put together packages that will serve more than 10,000 meals.

Polk students take part in mock disaster drill

Polk County High School served earlier this month as the site of a mock disaster involving anthrax

PCHS Engineering 101 students construct, compete with catapults

Polk County High School's Engineering 101 class finished its first build of the semester on Thursday, constructing catapults. The building process concluded with a day...

PCHS students do in-depth study of aspects of cancer

Students in Polk County High School's Biomedical Technology classes recently spent time studying cancer

Photos: Polk County High School 2017 graduation

Polk County High School celebrated the graduation of its 2017 class on Friday during ceremonies in G.M. Tennant Stadium

Polk County students aid Humane Society

Polk County Humane Society and a group of caring Polk County students from the Humane Society Club raised money in March and April to cure Madison, one of the dogs at the Society's shelter.