Back to School

[Video]: Tips to Help Make Homework a Success

Homework Tips

Regardless of the grade, homework is a reality for students. But with useful strategies, homework is an effective learning tool that doesn’t have to be stressful for parents or children. Setting time aside to study in an electronics-free place, providing direction and instruction without giving the answers, communicating with your child and teachers and being…

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[Video]: Attendance Drives Success

driver’s education

September is Attendance Awareness Month, an initiative to highlight the importance of being in school, on time, every day. In addition to the academic advantages that regular attendance provides, here’s a lesson you may not have known; excessive absences can leave your car in park. Students who are under 18 years old with 30 or…

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[Video]: Elementary Students Ready to Start Proud Thanks to Office Depot

Supplies help students

Students at Belle Glade Elementary and Washington Elementary schools are ready for the 2018-2019 school year thanks to Office Depot’s newest philanthropic program, Start Proud! The two Palm Beach County District schools were among only 10 Title I schools in the country selected by Office Depot to receive brand new backpacks full of school supplies,…

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[VIDEO]: Students Return to Class Ready to #MakeItSuperPBC

First Day of School

More than 190,000 students headed back to class today as Palm Beach County schools started the 2018-2019 school year. Students were greeted by teachers and staff at 179 schools across the District. High fives were given all around by School Police, teachers, staff and community members as students were cheered on and welcomed back to…

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[Video]: Dr. Fennoy’s Back to School Message to Parents and Students

Superintendent Donald E. Fennoy II, the School Board, and the entire staff of the School District of Palm Beach County are very pleased to welcome you back to school for the 2018-2019 school year. Over the summer, teachers have taken professional development. School police officers have engaged in hundreds of hours of training. Principals have…

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New Principals Stand Ready to Welcome Students Back Monday

When school opens on August 13 for the 2018-2019 school year, students at several schools throughout the District will be welcomed by new principals. The schools with new principals are: Banyan Creek Elementary – Gerald Riopelle Cypress Trails Elementary – Bruce Saulter Egret Lake Elementary – Patrick Galatowitsch Freedom Shores Elementary – Michael Sabatino Glade…

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