PCMS sixth graders work to develop ‘Four C’s’

Polk County sixth graders spent much of the recent school year getting future ready. The U.S. Department of Education continues to promote the "Four C’s" to...

Polk Middle students make Utz garden vision a reality

Polk County Middle School's Student Leadership Council, with the support of Tim Edwards Landscaping, worked June 3 to create the Hank Utz Memory Garden at Polk County Middle School

Sixth graders get real-world geology prep for science exam

Sixth grade students at Polk County Middle School undertook a geology adventure in early May to have a bit of fun while reviewing for the Science Final Exam they will take next month

Study of Greek, Roman cultures provides inspiration to PCMS students

Studying Greek and Roman cultures helped inspire Polk County Middle School students to create works of art echoing those civilizations

Robin McCall Music Fund helps provide instruments to PCMS band

The Polk County Middle School Band was honored to recently receive a grant from the Robin McCall Music Fund at the Polk County Community Foundation

Thanks to local businesses, Polk Middle students to get free lunch on Friday

Two longtime Polk County business mainstays are teaming up to provide free lunch to all Polk County Middle School students on Friday

Local students excel at state Chinese competition

A pair of Polk County students earned recognition Saturday in the 8th Annual Chinese Speech Contest Final, held on the campus of North Carolina...

PCMS Nature Navigators see fire damage at Party Rock

Polk County Middle School's Nature Navigators went on a hike up to Party Rock on March 22

Polk County Early College wins state bridge building competition

Polk County Early College captured top statewide honors Friday in the annual Model Bridge Building Competition sponsored by the N.C. Department of Transportation and...

PCHS students earn five medals at state Science Olympiad competition

Polk County High School students brought home a handful of medals Saturday from the North Carolina Science Olympiad, the annual test of science knowledge across a wide range of topics held on the campus of North Carolina State University in Raleigh