Archive for June 14, 2012

School District of Palm Beach County Leadership Team Earns "Master Board" Distinction

The distinction of “Master Board” is being awarded to The School District of Palm Beach County leadership team – School Board  Members and Superintendent E. Wayne Gent – by the Florida School Boards Association (FSBA) at  its Annual Spring Conference,  June 13 through June 15, 2012, in Tampa.   The School District’s leadership team follows…

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Limestone Creek Wins Fairy Tale Principal Reading Challenge

Limestone Creek’s Fairy Tale Principal Reading Challenge was held earlier this month.  The yearly, Reading Challenge goal was 78,000 Reading Counts points.  Students, kindergarten through fifth grade, finished the school year with 87,282 Reading Counts points.  Top readers from each grade level raced against the fairy tale villains, Principal Sue Gibbs or Vice Principal Kelly…

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Plumosa Becomes School District's Fourth Gold School

With Plumosa School of the Arts achieving LEED Gold Certification, the School District now has more schools that have earned this designation than any other school district in Florida. Pine Jog Elementary, Everglades Elementary and Northboro Elementary have also achieved the prestigious LEED Gold Certification. C. O. Taylor/Kirklane Elementary and Hope-Centennial Elementary have been awarded…

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Juilliard Expands Partnership With Middle School Of The Arts Foundation

The world-renowned Juilliard School partnered with the Middle School of the Arts (MSOA) Foundation at Bak for a Jazz Residency in June of 2011. In response to the program’s tremendous success Juilliard is repeating, and expanding its programming at the award winning Bak MSOA. In November of 2011 Juilliard’s TOOMAI quintet offered a Strings Residency…

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