Archive for June 4, 2012

Eighteenth Annual African and African American Studies Summer Institute

The 18th Annual African and African American Studies Summer Institute will be held Monday – Friday, June 11 – 15, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at Palm Beach Lakes Community High School.  The Office of African and African American Studies, currently under the Department of K-12 Curriculum, sponsors the week-long institute which focuses on…

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2012 Beginning Teachers Of The Year And Mentor Teachers Of The Year To Be Honored

The Department of Professional Development and The Education Foundation of Palm Beach County are hosting the 2012 Beginning Teacher and Mentor Teacher of the Year Awards on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 in the Board Room of the Fulton-Holland Education Services Center. Awards will be presented to elementary, middle, and high school first year teachers and…

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Health Career Academy Students Experience In-depth Exposure To Medical Center

Throughout this school year a select group of students at H. L. Watkins Middle School have had unprecedented access and exposure to healthcare careers and patient care. Last year, the leadership of the T. Leroy Jefferson Medical Society, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Wells Fargo Bank, and H.L. Watkins Middle School met to formulate an innovative…

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Howell L. Watkins Holds Eighth Grade Transitional Ceremony

Howell L. Watkins Middle School will proudly conduct its’ annual Eighth Grade Transitional Ceremony on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, 6:30pm at the Palm Beach Gardens High School Auditorium.  The Class of 2012 participated in “Do the Write Thing” Writing Contest, among other competitions.  Many of the students participated in the Externship Program at Good Samaritan…

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