Schools

Schools

Polk County Schools

Polk County Schools is a public school system in Western North Carolina serving approximately 2,500 students in grades prekindergarten through 13. The 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.

Polk County Schools

Tryon Seventh-day Adventist School

For those looking to continue their education, Isothermal Community College offers a wide range of academic programs customized for students who want to pursue a four-year degree, acquire a technical skill, learn how to start a business, or obtain professional certification.

Isothermal College