A commitment of excellence that travels well beyond the horizon. A commitment of quality that plans for the future but never loses sight of the present. A commitment to educate the children of Polk County, adequately preparing them for their next steps in life. These statements define the character of education in Polk County.
The public school system in Polk County provides a quality education to 7,200 students countywide. Our community realizes that the students of today soon grow up to be the leaders of
As the county continues to grow, educators continue to progress right along with it. In recent years, two new middle school were constructed and a new high school on the east side and two new elementary schools were just completed.
Our schools are institutions of excellence, receiving a wide range of state distinctions year after year. From academics to athletics, Polk County schools are focused on the future of our youth. The Polk School District is governed by a nine-member board of education.
The Polk County Board of Education is named as a Board of Distinction by the Georgia School Boards Association. This was a well-deserved honor after more than a year of hard work and effort by our local
board. Our district is one out of 35 with this distinguished title.
Lundy Christian School in Cedartown - Website
Berry College Elementary & Middle School in Rome - Website
Darlington School in Rome - Website
Montessori School of Rome - Website
St. Mary's Catholic School in Rome - Website
Unity Christian School in Rome - Website
Polk School District
Cedartown High School
Rockmart High School
Cedartown Middle School
Rockmart Middle School
Cherokee Elementary School
Eastside Elementary School
Northside Elementary School
Van Wert Elementary School
Westside Elementary School
Youngs Grove Elementary School