Polk County Schools is a public school system in Western North Carolina serving approximately 2,500 students in grades prekindergarten through 13.  Our seven schools include one early college, one high school, one middle school and four elementary schools, all located in a small, mostly rural county in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.  Polk County students are recognized locally and at the state and national level for their high academic performance on both State and National Assessments.


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2017-18 Kindergarten Registration


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State Test Results

In September of each year, North Carolina releases the official test results for all schools. The results will help our community understand how Polk County schools are performing in relation to other schools in the state.


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Polk County Schools maintains the Polk Students site to highlight academic accomplishment of our students.


The site contains photos, videos, and stories about classroom activities happening in our schools.


You can also join the Polk Students facebook page to receive notifications when the stories are updated.


For more information visit: www.polkstudents.com

Polk County Schools maintains the Polk Sports site to highlight athletic accomplishment of our students. The site is updated regularly with schedules, scores, and articles about the competitions. For more information visit: www.polksports.com

Polk County High FFA students make annual summer trip to camp

Some 40 members of the Polk County High School FFA Chapter attended FFA Camp at White Lake, N.C. in mid-June.