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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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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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[Video]: Donald E. Fennoy II, Ed.D., Sworn in as Palm Beach County’s 26th Superintendent of Schools

It was a series of firsts on Wednesday for Superintendent Donald E. Fennoy II: his first time on the dais at his first School Board meeting as Superintendent; his official swearing-in as Palm Beach County’s first African-American Superintendent; his first appearance before hundreds of School District employees and community leaders as the chief executive of…

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