Posts by Jennifer Deshazo

#ThankATeacherPBC: Conniston Middle School Science Teacher Named PBCSD’s Teacher of the Week

Conniston Middle School teacher Stephanie Killingsworth poses with her I.B. Science students after being named PBCSD's Teacher of the Week on December 7, 2017.

Conniston Middle School International Baccalaureate (I.B.) Science teacher Stephanie Killingsworth’s lessons extend well beyond her classroom, the school campus, and even national borders. These lessons, and a dedication to her students that knows no boundaries, are what earned Ms. Killingsworth the honor of being named the School District of Palm Beach County’s Teacher of the…

Read More

#ThankATeacherPBC: Palm Beach Gardens HS English Teacher Named Teacher of the Week for PBCSD

Mr. Seth Erstein of Palm Beach Gardens High School poses with his students after being named the District's #ThankATeacherPBC Teacher of the Week.

The surprise on Seth Erstein’s face was unmistakable this morning, as representatives from the School District of Palm Beach County and ValuTeachers Team SoBetter joined the Palm Beach Gardens High School administration in recognizing him as the District’s #ThankATeacherPBC Teacher of the Week. Mr. Erstein was nominated for the Teacher of the Week award by…

Read More

8th Annual Alcohol Prevention Poster and Video Contest Deadline Extended to Friday December 8, 2017

Student Artwork - Alcohol Prevention Poster Contest

Friday, December 8, is the new deadline for students to submit their entries for the 8th Annual Alcohol Prevention Poster and Video Contest. The contest is a collaboration between the School District of Palm Beach County’s Single School Culture Initiatives, the Department of Transportation Services, the Department of Communications & Engagement with the Palm Beach…

Read More

Seminole Trails Elementary Celebrates Love of Language During Vocabulary Day Parade

Seminole Trails Elementary students and staff participated in the school's fifth annual Vocabulary Day Parade

Colorful ensembles and linguistic prowess were the orders of the day during Seminole Trails Elementary School’s fifth annual Vocabulary Day Parade. Students researched and dressed the part of their vocabulary words, allowing them to expand their language skills while enjoying a costume parade. Teachers, parents, community volunteers and School Board Members managed to get in…

Read More

West Boca Raton Community High School Wind Ensemble Invited to Perform at Prestigious National Music Festival

West Boca Raton Community High School’s Wind Ensemble has been invited to perform at the 2018 Music for All National Festival, presented by Yamaha, the nation’s most prestigious festival for scholastic musical ensembles.  The 27th annual festival will take place in Indianapolis, Indiana, March 15 – 17, 2018. The West Boca Wind Ensemble, under the…

Read More