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[Video]: Dwyer Award Winners Honored at Kravis Center

Six Palm Beach County School District teachers were honored last week at the Kravis Center during the 34th Annual William T. Dwyer Awards for Excellence in Education. Each winner received $3,000 and a crystal flame award for their excellence in teaching elementary, middle and high school education, as well as Special Programs, STEM and Career…

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Three District Schools Welcome New Principals

New Principals

New leadership was on the agenda as Shari Bremekamp was introduced as principal of Hidden Oaks Elementary School, Corey Brooks as principal of William T. Dwyer High School, and Eli Morales as principal at Okeeheelee Middle School, during the School Board meeting on May 9. As the former principal at Cypress Trails Elementary, Ms. Bremekamp…

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School District Celebrates its Volunteers During Appreciation Week

Volunteers

The School District has thousands of teachers and staff supporting the academic success and emotional needs of students in schools across the county, but they don’t do it alone. So the week of April 15-21, the District is celebrating the kindness and hard work of its volunteers. More than 44,000 school volunteers provide approximately $24…

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[Gallery]: Schools Celebrating National School Library Month

April is National School Library Month, a time to celebrate what is often the heart of the school; a place where history is tucked between the pages and imagination is sparked with great stories. Schools across the District are recognizing the month with guest speakers and assemblies. Berkshire Elementary School held storytimes April 2-6 for…

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