Every day in Barbra Knickerbocker's classroom at Palm Beach Public, she asks her students to write down something they are thankful for and put it in the 'Gratitude Jar.' This week, the first graders are especially grateful that Ms. Knickerbocker is the winner of the Thank a Teacher award.
Families with students entering pre-kindergarten through grade 12 have the opportunity to choose from an array of Choice and Career and Technical Education (CTE) theme-based curricula offerings at the elementary, middle, and high school levels that provide innovative and rigorous academic instruction by specially trained teachers.
The School District of Palm Beach County is committed to providing a world-class education with excellence and equity to empower each student to reach his or her highest potential with the most effective staff to foster the knowledge, skills, and ethics required for responsible citizenship and productive careers.
The School District of Palm Beach County serves more than 189,000 students who speak 150 languages and dialects. We are a High-Performing School District with 335 Choice and Career Programs. Our mission is to educate, affirm, and inspire each student in an equity-embedded school system.