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Board of Education approves additional in-person days for PCMS, other changes

The Polk County Board of Education approved Monday a schedule change for local middle school students as well as an increase in physical education and athletic workout opportunities and began looking at a possible revised schedule for all elementary schools

Condar / Kangaroo Golf share innovative mask creations with Polk County Schools

Mike McCue saw an opportunity to help Polk County nonprofit organizations deal with the day-to-day impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

Polk County Board of Education seeking elementary parent feedback on schedule

The Polk County Board of Education would like your input on possible schedule changes for students in grades PK-5

Students explore Harmon Field ecosystems as part of AIG Summer Seminar

A group of Polk County students spent a week this summer exploring the aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems around Harmon Field in Tryon

Polk County Schools offering pickup service for free meals

Beginning Sept. 8, Polk County Schools will offer pickup service for free meals for any Polk County child up to the age of 18.

Free meals available for Polk County children through end of year

he United States Department of Agriculture has approved continued funding for free meals for children in Polk County through December 31 of this year

AIG Summer Seminar helps students learn about anxiety – and dealing with it

A week-long AIG Summer Seminar helped a group of local students learn about how the brain and body react to stress

Scherping named Assistant Superintendent for Polk County Schools

David Scherping likes solving problems. And helping others.

Schools schedule meet and greet dates for August 20

Polk County Schools families will have a chance to meet the teachers of their children - as allowed by the global coronavirus pandemic - during a series of events on Thursday

Robotics, engineering focus of AIG Summer Seminar

A group of Polk County Schools students spent the week of August 3 learning about robotics through an AIG Summer Seminar