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School District Has 60 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists for 2018

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The School District of Palm Beach County has 60 semifinalists for the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, allowing them to continue in the competition for approximately 7,500 National Merit Scholarships that will be offered next spring. About 1.6 million high school juniors entered the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2016 Preliminary SAT/National…

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It’s Time for Graduations! Watch Live On TV or Online.

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Starting Wednesday, the Class of 2017 begins graduating from the School District of Palm Beach County. Ceremonies are held for graduates of 32 schools and academies across Palm Beach County. The Palm Beach County School District’s television station, The Education Network, will once again stream LIVE coverage of all 32 graduations ceremonies.  This year all…

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HBCU and HSI Recruitment Tour Comes to Palm Beach County, January 24-25

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The District’s annual Historically Black College-University and Hispanic Serving Institution (HBCU & HSI) Recruitment Tour is scheduled for Tuesday, January 24 and Wednesday, January 25 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. Recruiters will be available to interview college-ready seniors. In the past, many students have received on-the-spot admission…

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District’s Graduation Rate Outperforms State, Large School Districts

The School District of Palm Beach County had the highest graduation rate of Florida’s large, urban school districts for the 2015-2016 school year, and the District also exceeded the state’s graduation rate for the last school year, according to figures released Friday by the Florida Department of Education. The District’s graduation rate of 82.3 percent…

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School District Hosting Annual College and Career Fair

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The School District of Palm Beach County is inviting students and families to join more than 150 colleges, universities, trade schools and the armed forces at its Annual College and Career Fair Monday, October 24 from 6 to 8 pm. The Fair will be held at the South Florida Fairgrounds Expo Center East at 9067 Southern Blvd. in West…

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