With the economy uncertain and admission to state universities as freshmen not guaranteed, a high school that offers students a chance to complete up to two years of college for free sounds too good to be true. But Polk Community College is trying to do just that with two charter schools -- Polk Community College Collegiate High School in Lakeland and Chain of Lakes Collegiate High School in Winter Haven, whose primary purpose is giving motivated high school juniors and seniors that opportunity, The Ledger reports. From an initial handful of students when the Lakeland program began operating in 2002,...

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