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.
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
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
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.