Posts by Julie Houston Trieste

Class of 2019 Graduation Dates Announced

Graduation News

Mark your calendars graduates and families, the Class of 2019 graduation ceremony dates and times have been released. Ceremonies are planned for approximately 14,000 graduates of 32 schools and academies across Palm Beach County. The graduation ceremonies will be broadcast live on The Education Network (T.E.N.), Comcast Channel 235 and AT&T Channel 99, and also…

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Coming Soon! New District Website

On December 21, the School District of Palm Beach County will launch a new and improved website. The launch of the new District website is the culmination of two years of communications platform upgrades for the District that includes new school websites, a District mobile app, and a new parent portal. All school and District…

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School Police Adds Two Assistant Chiefs

The School Board has appointed two assistant school police chiefs to the District’s Police Department. Regina Price and Dennis Weiner will report directly to School Police Chief Frank Kitzerow. The hiring is part of the expansion of the School Police Department that has been underway for most of this year. More than 50 officers have…

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[Video]: Voters Approve PBCSD Referendum

Palm Beach County voters, once again, put students first by approving the Countywide School Question on the November 6 ballot. The Referendum, which takes effect on July 1, 2019, will increase the millage rate to 1 mill. This increase will provide approximately $200 million per year to Palm Beach County District-operated schools over the next…

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Five Star Schools Celebrated at Annual Breakfast

The School District of Palm Beach County celebrated the accomplishments of 85 schools on Wednesday. The schools are recipients of the Five Star Award, a distinction recognized by the Florida Department of Education for exemplary community involvement. Recipients of the Five Star School Award received a certificate, a flag and the prestige of the highest possible…

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School District of PBC Leads State in Schools of Excellence

Schools of Excellence

Fifty-nine District-operated schools in Palm Beach County have been designated as Schools of Excellence by the Florida Department of Education, making the School District of Palm Beach County the leader in Schools of Excellence in the state of Florida. The School of Excellence distinction is given to schools that maintain an A or B grade…

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District’s Annual College and Career Fair Set for Oct. 17


The School District of Palm Beach County is inviting students and families to join representatives from more than 150 colleges, universities, trade schools and the armed forces at its Annual College and Career Fair Wednesday, October 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. “This annual event is a great way for high school students to explore their many post-graduate…

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