Polk County High


PCHS band entertains at Veterans Day festivities

The Polk County High School band, under the direction of Cindy Gilbert, helped entertain the crowd Wednesday at the Veterans Day parade and celebration in Columbus.

PCHS Foods I students get chance to try low-cost, healthy meals

A group of Polk County High School students recently got a firsthand look at how to cook low-budget, yet nutritious foods. Students in Lindsey Edwards'...

Teen Living students observe small children at play

Polk County High School students in Lindsey Edwards' Teen Living class recently observed children ages 0-3 while at play.

PCHS history students learn importance of sharing details

Polk County High School students in Dawn Forward's Honors U.S. History class recently took part in an activity of blind sandwich making to underscore the importance of clear instructions and specific detail sharing.

Key Club students aid AAUW Scholarship Tea

A handful of Polk County High Key Club members took part Oct. 17 in a club tradition, helping serve at the annual AAUW Scholarship Tea.

History students tackle ‘Hunger Games’-style project

Students in Cindi Rhodes' American History class at Polk County High School have been working on a "Hunger Games"-style project.

PCHS cheerleaders get a fright on free Friday night

If you're Polk County High cheerleading coach Elisa Flynn, what do you do with your varsity cheerleaders when the football team is marking its bye week?

PCHS students get high-tech introduction to Morse Code

Polk County High School students in Cindi Rhodes' class recently found a new use for their cell phones.

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.