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[Video]: Commemorating 9/11 – We Will Never Forget

Remembering 9-11

The School District of Palm Beach County is observing Patriot Day in honor of the victims of the attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C. and Shanksville, Pa. on September 11, 2001. In commemoration of the 17th anniversary of the attacks, School District flags are lowered to half-staff. Schools also held observances to mark the…

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School District of Palm Beach County Again Receives Full Accreditation

SDPBC receives Accreditation

After a rigorous review, the School District of Palm Beach County once again earned District Accreditation from AdvancED. The re-accreditation process examined the entire school system – its programs, cultural context and its community of stakeholders – to determine how well each of the parts work together to meet the needs of the more than…

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Nolan Ersoy Announced as New Student Board Representative for 2018-2019

Nolan Ersoy Announced as New Student Board Representative

Nolan Ersoy, a senior at Park Vista Community High School, made his debut as the new Student Board Representative at the August school board meeting. The Student Board Representative serves as the voice for District students, and an important liaison between the student body and the school board. “I’m very excited and thankful to take…

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Board Member Whitfield Honored for Support of LGBTQ Community

School Board member Erica Whitfield was honored last month as the 2018 recipient of the Compass Leadership Award. Compass, an organization that promotes awareness for the LGBT community, gives the award to recognize the achievements of elected and appointed officials who display the highest level of commitment and long-established record of leadership in social justice…

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

Image states "We are an A rated School District" for the 2017-2018 school year.

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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FAU Recognizes School District as its Employer of the Year

FAU award

The School District of Palm Beach County’s partnership with Florida Atlantic University (FAU) extends far beyond the classroom and lecture hall, and because of that, the FAU Division of Student Affairs has recognized the District as its 2017-2018 Employer of the Year. According to the University, the distinction is awarded to an employer partner that…

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