PCMS students learn to Be Brave during Anti-Bullying Month

Polk County Middle School designated October as Anti-Bullying Month. This year's theme is Be BRAVE which reminds students to be bold, be respectful, be awesome, be valuable and be educated.

Polk Middle celebrates fall sports with pep rally

Polk County Middle School students and staff recently gathered in the PCMS gymnasium to recognize athletes for the fall sports season.

PCMS sixth graders hear environmental presentations

Sixth graders from Polk County Middle School visited the 4-H Center in Columbus on Sept. 39 and Sept. 30 to hear presentations by local agencies that affect the environment.

PCMS students use models to explore Earth’s rotation

Students in Rowann Hoy's science class at Polk County Middle School explored the rotation of the Earth through the use of models.

PCMS students get Jump Start on new school year

Using "Head, Heart and Hand" was the theme for Polk County Middle School’s 2016 Jump Start program

Polk Middle social studies class uses WWI data to mix math, history

​Students in Stephanie Gilbert's seventh grade social studies class at Polk County Middle School recently used textbooks to​ visually​ graph the number of casualties...

Local students fare well at Science Olympiad regional tourney

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 Middle students take part in NSA Day of Cyber

As part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Polk County Middle School students in the classes of Brian Taylor and Cindy Dusenbury took part in the NSA Day of Cyber, an online training tutorial to raise awareness of cyber security careers

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...

Polk Middle celebrates student achievements

Polk County Middle School students celebrated on May 12 the achievements of their peers during a celebration in the school gym.