Posts Tagged ‘Wellington High School’

Teachers Enhance Their STEM Skills During Summer Externships

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Amazing, authentic, and enlightening were some of the words used by teachers to describe their experiences during the School District of Palm Beach County and the Palm Beach County STEM Education Council’s Externship Program. Ten teachers took part in the month-long paid summer externships, acquiring experience in STEM fields that they can take back to…

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School District Has 60 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists for 2018

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The School District of Palm Beach County has 60 semifinalists for the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, allowing them to continue in the competition for approximately 7,500 National Merit Scholarships that will be offered next spring. About 1.6 million high school juniors entered the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2016 Preliminary SAT/National…

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Teachers Enhance Their STEM Skills During Summer Externships

Man standing in front of rocket

Amazing, authentic, and enlightening were some of the words used by teachers to describe their experiences during the School District of Palm Beach County and the Palm Beach County STEM Education Council’s Externship Program. Ten teachers took part in the month-long paid summer externships, acquiring experience in STEM fields that they can take back to…

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42 District Students Selected as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

The School District of Palm Beach County has 42 semifinalists for the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program, allowing them to continue in the competition for approximately 7,400 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million. About 1.5 million high school juniors entered the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit…

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50 PBC Students Named National Merit, Achievement Finalists

Fifty students from the School District of Palm Beach County have been named finalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation which awards the National Merit Scholarship and National Achievement Scholarship. These 50 finalists have been selected from over millions of student entrants. Forty-one of the students are finalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program and…

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