Polk County Middle School and Polk County Virtual Early College captured first place Friday in the North Carolina Department of Transportion Region 4 Model Bridge Building Competition in Morganton.
Polk County senior Anamarie Gundersen has been chosen to join the prestigious Goodnight Scholars Program at North Carolina State University
Three Polk County band students - Ellie Booth, Jacob Grigg and Taylor Warren - have earned the honor of performing in the Western North Carolina All District Clinic Band
Students from Polk County Middle School and Polk County High School enjoyed another successful day Saturday at the North Carolina Science Olmypiad Asheville Regional, bringing home a number of individual and team medals
Polk County High School served earlier this month as the site of a mock disaster involving anthrax
Rick Burney of the Polk County High School FFA Chapter placed second out of 30 contestants in the state FFA Tractor Driving Career Development Event on Feb. 4 in Raleigh.
Polk County high school juniors are receiving special attention this week to help them prepare for the upcoming ACT
Forty-one students from Polk County High School and Polk County Early College spent Wednesday touring the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
The federal government will hand out some $50 billion in financial aid to high school seniors this year. Peter Vogel wants to make certain that Polk County students are in position to get as much of that money as possible.
The Polk County High School Band got wonderful news in May that the band students would receive a grant to fund each student’s band fee of $450, a total of $25,000 in grant money, from the Polk County Community Foundation.