Posts by Kathy Burstein (Communications)

Three District schools earn “Schools of Hope” grants from Florida Department of Education

Graphic showing Schools of Hope grant recipients along with the amount of grant money each school received.

Three School District of Palm Beach County schools – Gove Elementary School, Palm Beach Lakes High School and West Riviera Elementary School – will receive grants totaling $7.6 million from the Florida Department of Education as part of the “Schools of Hope” program. Palm Beach Lakes High will receive $4.6 million, West Riviera Elementary will…

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Principals Named at Two District Elementary Schools

Two products of the School District of Palm Beach County have recently taken the helm of two District elementary schools. Deborah McNichols was introduced as Principal of Greenacres Elementary School, and Dr. Kathryn Morem was introduced as Principal of Del Prado Elementary School, during the School Board meeting on September 27. Ms. McNichols has been…

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Dwyer High Finance Academy Students Got Some Real World Financial Experience — and it was a BIG Deal

Students from William T. Dwyer High School’s Finance Academy witnessed first–hand a transaction of $115 million Tuesday morning, completed through a bidding process that involved some of the largest banking institutions in the world. In a few years, some Dwyer alumni may be joining their ranks. James Goughary, a senior at Dwyer, has plans on…

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