Polk County High


Video: PCHS students enjoy trip of a lifetime in China

Four students from Polk County High School's Chinese classes were offered the trip of a lifetime in July, immersing themselves with the culture and atmosphere of Beijing, China during a two-week trip.

PCHS Poultry Evaluation team fares well in state competition

The Polk County FFA Poultry Evaluation Team placed third in the Western Region in the North Carolina FFA State Poultry Evaluation Career Development Event, held March 16 at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds

Capozzi awarded scholarship from Green Mountain College

Polk County High School senior Ashton Capozzi of Tryon has been awarded the Matthew Henson Outdoor Leader Award by Green Mountain College. The nation's leading...

Polk County High School FFA slates annual plant sale

The Polk County High School FFA will start its annual plant sale on Friday, March 31 at the school greenhouse on the high school campus

Polk County racks up hardware at Science Olympiad regional

Of the numerous counties in the western section of the state represented at Saturday's Asheville Regional Science Olympiad at UNC Asheville, only one qualified two teams for April's state tournament in Raleigh. That would be Polk County.

Polk County’s Hall selected to attend Governor’s School

Polk County High School junior Kendall Hall has been selected to attend the 2017 session of North Carolina Governor's School in Winston-Salem

Polk County High students selected for regional art show

Four students at Polk County High School have been selected for Showcase of Excellence, a juried art show and exhibition at Tryon Fine Arts Center. Their work will be featured during the Evening of Excellence reception on April 23 at 4 p.m.

Polk County teams continue model bridge building dominance

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 FFA students celebrate National FFA Week

Members of the Polk County High School FFA Chapter participated in National FFA Week at the end of February

Mission physician shares educational path with PCHS chemistry students

Polk County High School students in Leslie Rhinehart’s AP Chemistry class recently had the opportunity to speak with a resident doctor from Mission Health