We want to hear from you, our families, on the best candidates for the position of superintendent. Your participation in town hall meetings, workshops, candidate forums and providing your feedback online and in person is valued.
April is for Authors features a diverse collection of some of Florida’s most-loved children and young adult authors. 25 children and young adult authors will make individual presentations; participate in panel discussions and autograph books. The event provides students, families and teachers an opportunity to meet the authors of some of their favorite books. Featured speakers included Tyler Whitesides and Sharon Draper. The event admission is free and open to the public.
Saturday, April 11, from 9:00am to 4:00pm.
Palm Beach Gardens High School
Developed by The School District of Palm Beach County and Palm Beach State College, this site delivers efficiencies in student advising, connects school counselors and college advisor workforce groups, maximizes technology, and delivers community engagement results. My Future Palm Beach includes a robust scholarship database with a localized focus, FAFSA campaigning as a college readiness indicator, and a college and career readiness evaluation dashboard, in partnership with the Florida Virtual Campus.
When a national tragedy occurs, such as a shooting at school, terrorist attack, or natural disaster, people will be confused or frightened—especially children. Most likely they will look to adults for information and guidance on how to react. Parents and school personnel should help children cope by establishing a sense of safety and security. As more information becomes available, adults can continue to help children work through their emotions and perhaps even use the process as a learning experience.
Imagine a crisp fall morning where you enjoy a morning stroll or bike ride around your neighborhood. No traffic jams, no honking, no radio commercials… just you, your family and your neighbors starting the day with your best foot forward. Sign me up! We are imagining National Walk or Bike to School Day, and while I can’t promise walking or biking to school will always be so idyllic, this October 9th is sure to be a refreshing change of pace from your everyday routine.
The Palm Beach County Council is a member of the largest advocacy group for children in the nation. The council supports PTA units at schools thoughout Palm Beach County and currently has over 16,000 parent, teacher, student and community members. The Council is governed by approved bylaws designed to meet specific objectives. The Council will interpret, promote and support the basic policies of the State and National PTA.