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Media Release: School District Offers AP Study Guides/Videos for Exams

To help students better prepare for the upcoming AP® exams, the School District of Palm Beach County has partnered with Study Edge, an online video education company, to provide comprehensive review materials for the exams. Students can access the study guides and videos any time of day or night from their student portals. Search for…

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Media Release: Deadline Quickly Approaching for Haitian Heritage Month Essay Contest

WEST PALM BEACH- In preparation for Haitian Heritage Month (HHM) in May, the School District of Palm Beach County welcomes entries for its annual HHM essay contest to  commemorate the valuable history and contributions of the Haitian community in Palm Beach County. High School students are invited to participate by writing a 600-700 word essay on…

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Media Release: Dwyer HS, NPB Resident Honored by State for Volunteer Work

Kayla Abramowitz, a North Palm Beach resident and student at William T. Dwyer High School has been honored by the Florida Department of Education as Outstanding School Volunteer in the Youth category for the State of Florida. Abramowitz was previously recognized as the Palm Beach County School District’s Outstanding Youth School Volunteer. She is the founder and…

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Media Release: School Board to Consider Make-Up Days for Hurricane Irma

Three previously scheduled professional development days for teachers in the School District of Palm Beach County have been proposed as make-up days for Hurricane Irma. These days – October 16, November 3 and January 8, 2018 – will be presented to the School Board for approval at Wednesday’s regular Board meeting. All Palm Beach County…

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Media Advisory: Lake Park ES to Receive $10,000 Donation from Burlington

LAKE PARK – Burlington Stores, Inc., through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org, is donating $10,000 to Lake Park Elementary School in celebration of its new store opening in the city. WHAT: Representatives from Burlington Stores will present the check to Lake Park Elementary School principal Michelle Fleming during an assembly WHEN: Friday, September 22, at 2:15 p.m.…

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Media Release: District Schools Closed Thursday and Friday in Preparation for Hurricane Irma

WEST PALM BEACH-  All Palm Beach County Public Schools and District offices will close Thursday, September 7, and Friday, September 8, to allow families to prepare for Hurricane Irma. All afterschool activities, including sports and school meetings, are canceled for Wednesday, September 6, in advance of schools closing on Thursday and Friday. All after-school aftercare programs will remain operational through Wednesday at 6 p.m. Wednesday’s School…

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