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School District of Palm Beach County Earns an A; Rated Highest Among Other Large Urban Districts

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The School District of Palm Beach County is an A-rated district, and has the highest number of District-operated “A” schools when compared with other large urban school districts. According to preliminary school grades released Wednesday by the Florida Department of Education, the District ranks highest in Florida on total number of points earned when compared…

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Important Traffic Safety Tips for the Community

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Now that the school year has come to a close, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and the Community Traffic Safety Team (CTST) of Palm Beach County reminds motorists and students to take extra traffic safety precautions during summer break. During the summer, children are at increased risk of transportation-related injuries from pedestrian, bicycle, and…

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[VIDEO]: District Thanks Its Volunteers and Business Partners at Annual Breakfast

Volunteers and Business

More than 500 school volunteers and business partners were celebrated at the Kravis Center Friday for the District’s annual Volunteers & Business Partners Awards Breakfast. The event honored the District’s Outstanding School Volunteers, the 2018 Florida Department of Education Commissioner’s Business Recognition Award winners, the Family and Community Involvement Award winners and the 2018 District-Wide…

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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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