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[Video]: Free Summer Book Distribution Kicks Off at Forest Hill Elementary

Every child in elementary school in Palm Beach County will receive a free book this month courtesy of the “Happily Ever After Begins with Reading” campaign of Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County. The book distribution is designed to encourage summer reading, with students receiving some of the most popular titles in children’s literature…

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The School District of Palm Beach County Has Been Honored With the Best Communities for Music Education (BCME) Designation

The School District of Palm Beach County has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education (BCME) designation from The National Association for Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for the second year in a row for its outstanding commitment to music education. The BCME designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to…

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The School District Honors National Police Officer Week

Police Week

May 14-20 is National Police Officer week, and in recognition of the men and women in uniform who protect our students every day, The School District of Palm Beach County would like to thank its School Police team. Established in 1972, the Palm Beach County School Police Department is one of only a few dedicated…

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How Do You Want Your District News and Information? Take Our Survey

The School District of Palm Beach County wants to hear from parents, employees, students, business leaders and the community about how they’re getting their news about the District, and how they want the District to share news with them. From now until May 31, the Palm Beach County community is invited to take an online…

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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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[Video]: International Spanish Academy Students Shine at Third Annual Symposium

Students showcased their talents and shared their successes in the International Spanish Academy (ISA) programs during the third annual International Spanish Academy Student Symposium at John I. Leonard High School earlier this month. The symposium featured students from the District’s five ISA schools: Berkshire Elementary School, Greenacres Elementary School, New Horizons Elementary School, Okeeheelee Middle…

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