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Update: District Response to Palm Beach Central High School Incident

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UPDATE, 2:48 p.m. Saturday: The School District of Palm Beach County continues to respond to the shooting that occurred during Friday night’s football game between Palm Beach Central and William T. Dwyer high schools. The District is providing counselors at Wellington High School and William T. Dwyer High School from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday for any students, parents and staff…

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[VIDEO]: Students Return to Class Ready to #MakeItSuperPBC

First Day of School

More than 190,000 students headed back to class today as Palm Beach County schools started the 2018-2019 school year. Students were greeted by teachers and staff at 179 schools across the District. High fives were given all around by School Police, teachers, staff and community members as students were cheered on and welcomed back to…

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No School for Students Aug. 28 for Primary Elections

August 2018 Calendar

Palm Beach County schools will be closed on Tuesday, August 28, after the School Board approved a revision to the 2018-2019 school calendar. August 28 is Primary Election Day in Florida, and many School District of Palm Beach County schools are used as polling places. The School Board proposed the change following discussions with Palm…

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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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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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