Polk Central Elementary

Muddy Sneakers takes Polk Central fifth graders on exciting, educational journey

On a recent Friday morning, Polk Central Elementary School fifth graders circled up in the fog at the Walnut Creek Nature Preserve in Sunny View

Polk Central third graders dig into properties of soil

Third grade students at Polk Central recently got dirty learning about the properties of soil

Beulah Baptist gifts blankets to Polk Central students, staff

Members of Beulah Baptist Church in Mill Spring visited Polk Central Elementary just before the holiday break to deliver a new blanket to every student and staff member.

Local students shine in Lego robotics competition

Some of the brightest young minds in Polk County recently matched wits with students from Rutherford and Spartanburg counties in the 3rd Annual Carolina Isobots Regional Competition at R-S Central High School.

STEAM-ing toward holidays: Polk Central fourth graders construct gingerbread houses

Fourth graders at Polk Central are focusing on STEM and STEAM activities this year, using Maker Labs in classrooms as part of that effort.

Polk Central third graders find tasty way to study matter

Third graders at Polk Central Elementary recently had a tasty introduction to the study of matter

Polk Central looks into future during Red Ribbon Week

Polk Central Elementary students celebrated Red Ribbon Week with a different focus each day

Polk Central celebrates Grandparents Day, Fall Festival

Polk Central Elementary celebrated a pair of successful events during the fall.

Polk Central celebrates birds during annual Day of Discovery

Polk Central Elementary School hosted its annual Day of Discovery in mid-November

Music study comes to life during violin session for Polk Central second graders

Second grade students at Polk Central Elementary have been studying tone color and families of instruments with music teacher Beth Packer