Posts by Kathy Burstein (Communications)

VIDEO: Update from Chief Kitzerow and Sheriff Bradshaw

School District Police Chief Frank Kitzerow and Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw provided an update for the community on Saturday afternoon regarding the shooting at Friday night’s football game between Palm Beach Central and William T. Dwyer high schools. “Your children are safe. Come to school on Monday,” Chief Kitzerow said during Saturday’s media…

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Update: District Response to Palm Beach Central High School Incident

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UPDATE, 2:48 p.m. Saturday: The School District of Palm Beach County continues to respond to the shooting that occurred during Friday night’s football game between Palm Beach Central and William T. Dwyer high schools. The District is providing counselors at Wellington High School and William T. Dwyer High School from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday for any students, parents and staff…

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School District of Palm Beach County Earns an A; Rated Highest Among Other Large Urban Districts

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The School District of Palm Beach County is an A-rated district, and has the highest number of District-operated “A” schools when compared with other large urban school districts. According to preliminary school grades released Wednesday by the Florida Department of Education, the District ranks highest in Florida on total number of points earned when compared…

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State Releases 2018 FSA Results for Math, English Language Arts, End-of-Course Exams

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Students in the School District of Palm Beach County continued to outperform their peers statewide on Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) tests across many key indicators, according to data released late Thursday by the Florida Department of Education. One highlight, based on an early review of the data: District students outperformed the state and other large,…

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