An activity called the Urban Game recently helped students in Stephanie Gilbert's seventh-grade social studies class at Polk County Middle School better understand growth of cities during the Industrial Revolution.
A group of Polk County Middle Schools eighth graders recently learned about North Carolina's ecology through a scavenger hunt.
Students in Rowann Hoy's science class at Polk County Middle School explored the rotation of the Earth through the use of models.
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.
Polk County Middle School science teacher Dr. Robert Pettis has received a $500 grant from Tryon Fine Arts Center to use for projects blending art and science.
During the month of October, Polk County Middle School students and staff participated in many activities for Anti-Bullying Month at PCMS.
Two students at Polk County Middle recently held a one-on-one debate during science class about consumers.