Engagement

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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[Video]: Community, Schools Come Together to Supply Food for Children Over Spring Break

Community organizations, School Food Service, students, administrators and School Board member Erica Whitfield came together this week to ensure that School District students don’t go hungry over spring break. Living Hungry supplied pallets of individual boxes of food that were distributed to students at 83 schools in Palm Beach County thanks to funding from Everglades…

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Public Input Requested for Grade 3 Core Knowledge Language Arts

We value your input!  The School District of Palm Beach County is reviewing Grade 3 Core Knowledge Language Arts (CKLA) materials for consideration to use for the 2018-19 school year in the following 16 schools: Banyan Creek, Barton Elementary, Cypress Trails, Del Prado, Diamond View, Indian Pines, Jupiter Farms, Orchard View, Pine Grove, Pioneer Park, South…

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SwagCup 2018: A Student Video Contest

One LipDub posted on Facebook changed everything. It seemed virtually every Seminole Ridge High School student was amped about all things “Hawks” on their recent video showcasing what makes their school special. As the video boasted more than 139,000 views, there was only one question left unanswered. What does everybody else have to say? In…

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