Polk County Middle

Polk Middle adopts Star Wars theme for testing prep

The school counseling department at Polk County Middle School recently started a school-wide testing theme for the month of May. Each year, the counselors pick...

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.

Polk Middle holds Battle of the Books challenge

Members of Polk County Middle School's Battle of the Books group recently competed individually, answering questions on 27 different novels they have been reading and studying throughout the course of this year

Polk Middle qualifies 18 for Duke TIP program

Eighteen Polk County Middle School students have qualified this year to become part of Duke University's Talent Identification Program.

PCMS Battle of the Books Club visits Sandburg Home

The Polk County Middle School Battle of the Books Club recently visited the Carl Sandburg Home to celebrate their hard work in reading for...

Serafina study leads PCMS sixth graders to Biltmore visit

Sixth graders at Polk County Middle School recently toured the Biltmore House in Asheville, also spending time at Antler Hill Farm on the estate grounds.

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 students crack top 15 at state Science Olympiad

Polk County Middle School earned two top-15 finishes at the North Carolina Science Olmypiad competition held Saturday on the campus of North Carolina State University in Raleigh

Ocean chemistry the focus for Polk Middle science students

Polk County Middle School eighth grade science students in the classes of Elisa Flynn and Stephanie Luedi have been studying ocean chemistry

Career Day offers PCMS students glimpse into future

Local community members and college admissions representatives made learning about colleges and careers come to life March 10 in the Polk County Middle School gymnasium....