Debt Free College Workshop Offered for Parents and Students Tuesday

  WEST PALM BEACH- High School juniors, seniors and their parents are welcome to attend a workshop to illustrate how to afford college and be debt free. The workshop sponsored by Palm Beach State College, and presented during the School District’s Historic Black Colleges and Universities/Hispanic Serving Institutions (HBCU/HSI) College Fair night. WHEN: Tuesday, January 23 from…

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Starlight Cove ES Welcomes New Principal Kimberly Jules 

  LANTANA- Starlight Cove Elementary School is welcoming a new principal to board the “Train” and lead the Lantana school. Kimberly Jules was approved by the School Board on Wednesday, January 17 and will be replacing current principal Cara Hayden, who is set to become the new principal of Wellington High School next month. “I am…

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Media Release: Nine Elementary Schools Win National Award for Nutrition, Wellness

WEST PALM BEACH- The School Food Service (SFS) Department, in partnership with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Division of Food, Nutrition, and Wellness, is proud to announce that nine more elementary schools throughout Palm Beach County have been awarded the United States Department of Agriculture’s HealthierUS School Challenge Award (HUSSC): Belle Glade Elementary…

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Media Advisory: Odyssey MS Boundary Final Adoption Meeting Set for Jan. 17

WEST PALM BEACH- The ‘Odyssey Boundary Study – Superintendent’s Recommendation’ is being considered for Final Adoption/Second Read. WHAT: Final Adoption/Second Read of ‘Odyssey Boundary Study’ WHEN: Wednesday, January 17 during the regular School Board meeting at 5 p.m.   WHERE: Fulton-Holland Educational Services Center Board Room                 3300 Forest Hill Blvd., West Palm Beach The boundary study may…

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Media Advisory: Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day Scheduled for Feb. 2

WEST PALM BEACH- The School District of Palm Beach County will observe Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day on Friday, February 2, and encourages businesses and organizations throughout Palm Beach County to show students how their classroom lessons apply in the workplace. Students from kindergarten through 12th grade may participate in Take Our Daughters and…

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Job Fair Thursday Seeks to Hire 25 to 30 Bus Drivers

  WEST PALM BEACH- The School District of Palm Beach County Transportation Services Department is holding a job fair to hire at least 25 to 30 individuals to enter its school bus driver training program to ultimately become school bus drivers. WHAT:  Bus Driver Job Fair WHEN: Thursday, January 11 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. WHERE: Transportation…

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Boca Raton High School Opens Search for New Coaches,  Athletic Director

  BOCA RATON- The new year will bring a new search for premier athletic leadership for Boca Raton Community High School’s sports teams. Principal Susie King will be conducting a comprehensive search for a new athletic director, head boys’ varsity basketball coach, boys’ junior varsity basketball coach, and head football coach, as the school moves towards…

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District Volunteer Coordinator Presented With Adele Graham Award for Excellence in Promoting School Volunteerism

WEST PALM BEACH- Debi Elfen, Volunteer Coordinator for the School District of Palm Beach County, received a welcome surprise while attending the Florida Association of Partners in Education (FAPE) fall leadership conference in Orlando. Unbeknownst to her, but no surprise to her husband and two daughters who secretly traveled to Orlando for the occasion, Ms. Elfen…

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