Polk Middle science class learns about density

Students in Rowann Hoy's science class at Polk County Middle School turned their attention recently to observing and measuring density.

Polk Middle sixth graders read for rewards

Students in Kim McMinn's sixth grade English Language Arts classes at Polk County Middle school competed for a chance to win $50 or $25 gift cards along with books from Scholastic Books

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 enjoy festive afternoon of cage ball

Polk County Middle School students spent part of Friday, Oct. 16 playing a game of cage ball in the school gymnasium.

Polk Middle students, staff dress up to end Anti-Bullying Month

Students and staff at Polk County Middle School were invited to dress up as a brave or positive character to end the school's Anti-Bullying Month.

PCMS students to read Touching Spirit Bear, take part in Day of Survival

Every student at Polk County Middle School will read this fall Ben Mikaelsen's novel, Touching Spirit Bear

PCMS students fashion, sell buttons as part of Anti-Bullying Month

As part of a team-building classroom project, Polk County Middle School students in Denise Kennedy's classes recently made buttons to go along with the Anti-Bullying Month theme of Be BRAVE.

PCMS groups utilize media center for meetings

As part of the 21st Century Library initiative, media centers have become a meeting spot for various groups.

Polk Middle students earn awards in Young Environmental Reporter competition

In the Accelerated English Language Arts class at Polk County Middle School, students considered these questions: What are some environmental issues that we deal with here in our region, and what can we do about them?

New Century Scholars take part in ICC leadership event

Seventh grade New Century Scholars from Polk County Middle School participated Wednesday in the fall Leadership Development Day at the Spindale campus of Isothermal Community College.