School Board

District’s Third Graders Improve Scores on Florida Standards Assessment for English Language Arts

Third graders in Palm Beach County showed an improvement on the English Language Arts (ELA) portion of the Florida Standards Assessment taken during the spring at School District of Palm Beach County-operated schools, according to results released late Thursday by the Florida Department of Education. Approximately 56 percent of third graders in the District earned…

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Letter From the Superintendent

Superintendent Donald Fennoy II

Dear Students, Every day thousands of you walk into your schools carrying the good and bad of your personal life – things I cannot presume to know. I do know however, each of you has a story – you might be enjoying life with your parents, or just one parent, you could be fighting with…

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Three District Schools Welcome New Principals

New Principals

New leadership was on the agenda as Shari Bremekamp was introduced as principal of Hidden Oaks Elementary School, Corey Brooks as principal of William T. Dwyer High School, and Eli Morales as principal at Okeeheelee Middle School, during the School Board meeting on May 9. As the former principal at Cypress Trails Elementary, Ms. Bremekamp…

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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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May is Haitian Heritage Month

The School District of Palm Beach County in collaboration with the County Library System will organize many activities once again this year in commemoration of Haitian Heritage Month. The month-long series of events will take place at different library branches in the county along with several traditional school and community celebrations. This year’s events will…

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Culinary and Hospitality Students Are Serving up Success With Scholarship Wins

Culinary-presentation

Six students in the District’s Culinary Program and Hospitality & Tourism Management Program have each been awarded $2,000 scholarships from the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (FRLA). The students were recognized for their accomplishments at the School Board meeting on April 18. The students received their scholarships as a result of their GPA, as well…

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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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