Palm Beach County Students Recognized as National Merit Scholars

Graduation with diploma and money

This year, the National Merit Scholarship Corporation recognized over 30 Palm Beach County senior students in their annual National Merit Scholarship Program. After rigorous SAT testing and scholarship applications, the most distinguished high school seniors are awarded scholarships in one of three categories: Corporate-Sponsored Scholarships, National Merit $2,500 Scholarships, or College-Sponsored Scholarships. The first category,…

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Finalists Announced for 2018 Dwyer Awards

The Economic Council of Palm Beach County, Inc. in partnership with the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County, Inc. recently announced the 30 finalists for the 34th Annual William T. Dwyer Awards for Excellence in Education. Click here to see the list of finalists. The award recipients will be announced and honored along with all finalists,…

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District Volunteers Honored by State as Outstanding School Volunteers

Two School District of Palm Beach County volunteers were recently honored at the state level by the Florida Department of Education as Outstanding School Volunteers. Kayla Abramowitz from William T. Dwyer High School was recognized in the Youth category and Terri Priore from Palm Beach Central High School was the top Adult volunteer. Abramowitz was…

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