Polk County Middle

Thanks to local businesses, Polk Middle students to get free lunch on Friday

Two longtime Polk County business mainstays are teaming up to provide free lunch to all Polk County Middle School students on Friday

Local students excel at state Chinese competition

A pair of Polk County students earned recognition Saturday in the 8th Annual Chinese Speech Contest Final, held on the campus of North Carolina State University. Polk County High School student Allison Edwards and Polk...

PCMS Nature Navigators see fire damage at Party Rock

Polk County Middle School's Nature Navigators went on a hike up to Party Rock on March 22

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...

PCHS students earn five medals at state Science Olympiad competition

Polk County High School students brought home a handful of medals Saturday from the North Carolina Science Olympiad, the annual test of science knowledge across a wide range of topics held on the campus of North Carolina State University in Raleigh

Colleges, local business owners pack Polk Middle’s Career Day

As part of College and Career Week at Polk County Middle School, eighth graders get to participate in the annual Career Day. This year, 25 colleges and local community members represented a variety of educational career information for students.

Polk Middle students qualify for state Chinese competition

A pair of Polk County Middle School students have qualified to take part in the 2017 North Carolina Chinese Language Speech Contest, scheduled for April 29 at North Carolina State University

Middle school students learn financial skills from NCSECU

Seventh grade students from Polk County Middle School recently attended a problem-based financial literacy program presented by employees from North Carolina State Employees' Credit Union

Polk County racks up hardware at Science Olympiad regional

Of the numerous counties in the western section of the state represented at Saturday's Asheville Regional Science Olympiad at UNC Asheville, only one qualified two teams for April's state tournament in Raleigh. That would be Polk County.

Polk Middle project showcases Wolverines Around the World

One of three school counselors at Polk County Middle School, Langlee Garrett spends her days helping students manage the transition from elementary to middle school as well as help prepare them for the move to high school