Tryon Elementary

Saluda Elementary, Tryon Elementary among state’s top Title I schools

Saluda Elementary and Tryon Elementary were two of only 14 schools across the state chosen as finalists for the state's Title I Distinguished School award

Photos: FENCE helps Tryon first graders learn about animal habitats

Instructors from Foothills Equestrian Nature Center recently presented a one-hour science lesson to Tryon Elementary first graders on animal habitats and how they help their inhabitants with basic survival needs

Photos: Tryon first graders ‘roost’ after studying turkeys

After learning all about turkeys, students in Shea White and Debbie Bailey’s first grade class at Tryon Elementary "roosted" in their nests

Photos: Tryon Elementary K-2 Barnyard Moo-sical

Tryon Elementary students in kindergarten through second grade took to the school stage to perform a Barnyard Moo-sical for an appreciative crowd.

Posters, soccer highlight Anti-Bullying Week at Tryon Elementary

Tryon Elementary participated in National Anti-Bullying Month by setting aside the week of October 23 to be Anti-Bullying Week

Tryon third graders decorate milk jug lights for town’s Halloween celebration

Third grade students in Jennifer Schweitzer's class at Tryon Elementary decorated milk jugs on Friday that will illuminate the stage at this year's Halloween Stroll and Costume contest in Tryon

Photos: Hunting words in a ‘bat cave’ at Tryon Elementary

Students in Shea White's first grade class at Tryon Elementary recently stepped into a "bat cave" to hunt for words

Studying apples, pumpkin leads to sweet rewards for Tryon first graders

First graders in the classes of Shea White, Wendi Owens and Kimberly Granville studied the lifecycle of apples and pumpkins through pumpkin investigations, making displays of apple trees throughout the seasons, reading books about apples and pumpkins and much more

Saluda, Tryon students sample Revolutionary War life at Overmountain Trail

Fourth and fifth graders from Tryon Elementary School and fourth graders from Saluda Elementary School visited Polk County's portion of the Overmountain National Historic Victory Trail, located at Alexander's Ford, on October 4 to learn about the American Revolution and Polk County's role in it

Tryon Elementary third graders tour Pearson’s Falls

Tryon Elementary third graders visited Pearson Falls on October 4, learning more about the falls and surrounding area from volunteer members of the Tryon...