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Free Flu Shots Available for All Students

In School Flu Shots

The School District of Palm Beach County is once again partnering with Healthy Schools and the Florida Health Department of Palm Beach County to offer flu shot clinics in schools, providing the annual vaccine at no cost to students and school staff. This year, parents are encouraged to register their children for the free flu…

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Dreyfoos Student Selected to Join the USA Debate Team

Dreyfoos Student Selected to Join the USA Debate Team

There is no debating that Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts student Michael Bole is one of the best debaters in the country. He has been selected for the 2018-2019 USA Debate Team. As part of the team, Bole will represent the United States in international competition in places such as Texas, New York,…

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[Video]: Attendance Drives Success

driver’s education

September is Attendance Awareness Month, an initiative to highlight the importance of being in school, on time, every day. In addition to the academic advantages that regular attendance provides, here’s a lesson you may not have known; excessive absences can leave your car in park. Students who are under 18 years old with 30 or…

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Why Pay For SAT Prep When You ‘Khan’ Study for Free?

Khan Academy

If you’re looking for a way to boost your child’s academic success, understanding of coursework or prepare for college entrance exams, consider Khan Academy, a computer-based resource offered through the School District of Palm Beach County. Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that allow students to study at their…

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District Employee Wins Prestigious Arts Education Award

Edrick Rhodes

Edrick Rhodes, the K-12 Arts Education Program Planner for the School District of Palm Beach County, was recently named the recipient of the 2018 Supervisor/Administrator Award by The Florida Art Education Association (FAEA). The award recognizes recipients who, among other qualities, demonstrate leadership within the organization and the field of art education. The award is…

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