About Our School

  • We are proud to be a Five Star Award winning school, located outside the southeast section of Wellington on Lake Worth Road. Panther Run has an enrollment of approximately 800 students in grades pre-K through Fifth grade.

    Opening our doors in 1991, Panther Run has achieved excellence in academics each year. Most of our staff have been at the school for 15 years or more, including some who have been here since its opening.

    Our school is known for its outstanding parent involvement and dedicated, quality educators. Our PTA plays a vital role in the success of the school and we have many activities throughout the year that involve all of our families.

    Panther Run Aims to Develop Students’ Talents
    With the school's integrated Fine Arts program, students are encouraged to develop their talents, both academically and artistically.

    The Calypso Cats Steel Drum Band
    Comprised of talented Fifth graders, The Calypso Cats Steel Drum Band is known throughout Palm Beach County and perform at a wide variety of events annually.

    Art Club
    Panther Run has an amazing art program. Mrs. Davis’ art curriculum focuses on art history as well as arts integration where students are learning math, science and social studies through art. We are proud to have won many local and state awards through our Art Competition Club including Junior Duck Stamp, Drop Savers, Soil Conservation, ArtiGras and more.

    Buddy Ambassadors
    “Be a Buddy, Not a Bully” book reading
    Students learn what it takes to be a buddy with our Behavioral Health Therapist.

    WPRE News Crew
    Panther Run also has its own WPRE News Crew. Students produce the live news show each day and act as roving reporters to film events around campus and show the reports on WPRE.