Polk County High

Medical student shares school, work experiences with PCHS chemistry classes

Fourth-year medical student Timothy Brown recently spent time talking with Polk County High School students in Leslie Rhinehart's chemistry classes

PCHS AP Chemistry students replicate reaction to produce aspirin

Students in Leslie Rhinehart’s AP Chemistry class at Polk County High School recently conducted an lab focused on esterification of salicylic acid - better known as the making of aspirin

PCHS choral students perform for Rotary Club of Tryon

Members of Polk County High School's chorus performed during the Rotary Club of Tryon Christmas luncheon in December

PCHS Cadets add musical cheer to local holiday events

The Polk County High School Cadets recently brought their musical talents to a pair of holiday events in the area

PCHS FFA Senior Land Judging Team claims state championship

The Polk County High School FFA Senior Land Judging Team is the best in North Carolina

Vaping, Internet safety, youth mental health focus of Parent Information Night at PCHS

In an effort to inform parents about significant issues and trends impacting students and young people, Polk County Schools is hosting a Parent Information Night on Dec. 3 with presentations on vaping and electronic cigarettes, social media and Internet safety, and youth mental health and wellness

Polk County Cadets entertain Your Carolina audience

The Polk County High School Cadets spent the morning of Nov. 8 making an appearance on the Your Carolina television show on WSPA-TV

Honor Band Clinic to conclude with free concert on Saturday

Polk County High School is hosting the 2019 Foothills Honor Band Clinic on Friday and Saturday, two days of training for regional band students that will end with a public performance on Saturday

Polk County High FFA taking orders for fruit sale

Polk County FFA is holding its annual fruit sale for the holiday season

PCHS World History class take part in traditional Chinese tea ceremony

Susanna Ashworth and the Honors World History class at Polk County High School recently participated in a Chinese tea ceremony