Polk County Early College

Video: 2017 Polk County Early College graduation

Watch video of Polk County Early College's graduation ceremony, held Saturday, May 27, 2017 at Tryon Fine Arts Center.

Polk County Schools to offer live video of end-of-year events at PCHS, PCEC

Polk County Schools will offer live online broadcasts of a number of events relating to the end of the school year, including graduation ceremonies at Polk County High School and Polk County Early College

Polk County Early College academic approach, community helps campus grow, thrive

For Sydney Burnett, Polk County Early College has offered a taste of what awaits at the university level. For Sheila Rodriguez, PCEC has offered a community-like learning environment that has helped her thrive while also preparing for college.

Polk County Early College wins state bridge building competition

Polk County Early College captured top statewide honors Friday in the annual Model Bridge Building Competition sponsored by the N.C. Department of Transportation and the Carolinas Associated General Contractors. It marks the first time a...

Early College’s Wright chosen to attend national humanities program

Polk County Early College English teacher Heather Wright has been selected as an NEH Summer Scholar from a national applicant pool to attend one of 23 seminars and institutes supported by the National Endowment for...

Polk County teams continue model bridge building dominance

Perhaps the best honor for Polk County at Friday's regional model bridge building competition came well before the final winners were announced

Photo exhibit focusing on local poverty to be unveiled Tuesday

Polk County Early College student Kelsey Reedy will unveil the results of her senior project, a photo exhibit focusing on poverty in Polk County, at a show on Tuesday at Thermal Belt Outreach Ministry in Columbus