Muddy Sneakers aid Saluda students with science discovery

Saluda Elementary School fifth graders enjoy learning about science by taking part in the Muddy Sneakers Program, which emphasizes experiential learning in an outdoor classroom setting.

Saluda teachers prepare for school year at A+ Schools institute

Teachers and teacher assistants at Saluda Elementary School recently attended a two-day arts institute provided by the A+ Schools Program of the North Carolina Arts Council

Saluda’s Rackley receives Bright Ideas grant for project fusing math and art

Saluda Elementary fifth grade teacher Ginger Rackley has received a Bright Ideas education grant from Rutherford Electric Membership Corporation and the Bright Ideas grant program

Candy provides sweet way for Saluda fourth graders to learn fractions

Stephanie Uhrich's fourth graders at Saluda Elementary have been using Skittles to help with their mathematics work involving fractions.

Polk County elementary schools in running for national Title I honor

A trio of Polk County elementary schools have been nominated for consideration for the National Title I Distinguished Schools Award.

100 days: Saluda first graders have busy day celebrating

First graders in Caitlyn Bright's class at Saluda Elementary spent their 100th day of school engaged in a wide range of activities

Grant helps Saluda fifth graders find their green thumbs

Saluda Elementary fifth graders have been developing their green thumbs for a good cause

Saluda students give thanks with Gratitude Trees

In the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving break, students in Ellen Rogers' reading group at Saluda Elementary School created individual Gratitude Trees

Duke Energy grant helps power Saluda Elementary Science Fair

Saluda Elementary students recently staged a Science Fair at the school, using kits provided by Duke Energy as part of a grant received by fifth grade teacher Ginger Rackley

Art helping Saluda fourth graders learn to study the details

Saluda Elementary School students in Stephanie Uhrich's fourth grade class have been closely examining famous works of art with hopes of helping their reading.