Posts Tagged ‘Palm Beach Lakes High School’

District’s graduation rate outperforms state, large school districts

WEST PALM BEACH – The School District of Palm Beach County had the highest graduation rate among Florida’s largest school districts and exceeded the state’s average, according to figures released Tuesday by the Florida Department of Education. The District’s graduation rate of 79.4 percent for the 2014-15 school year exceeded the state’s average of 77.8…

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Palm Beach Lakes High alumnus to lead school’s football team

WEST PALM BEACH – Alfred Shipman II was a standout football player all four years that he attended Palm Beach Lakes High School. Now he’ll return to his alma mater to become his old team’s head coach. Shipman, 40, agreed Jan. 14 to become Palm Beach Lakes’ next football coach. He is currently an assistant…

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Palm Beach Lakes High selected as Power-Library School award winner

WEST PALM BEACH – Palm Beach Lakes Community High School is one of seven school libraries selected as the Florida Power-Library School Award Winners of 2014. It is the only high school in Palm Beach County to ever receive this recognition. The program highlights schools with a collaborative approach to improving student achievement. Libraries meet specific…

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2009 GATES SCHOLAR RETURNS TO GIVE BACK TO COMMUNITY AND THIS YEAR’S SCHOLARS

Inita Knox is a 2009 Gates Millennium Scholarship recipient, graduating from the Center for Pre-Law Academy at Palm Beach Lakes Community High School. While there she was a member of the Mock Trial Team, National Honor Society, and College Club.  She received a Bachelor of Criminal Justice from Florida A&M University (FAMU) Spring 2013, Magna…

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PALM BEACH LAKES CELEBRATES ITS CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION SUPERHEROES

Career and Technical Education (CTE) is celebrated in Palm Beach County each year in the month of February, and this year is no different.  What IS different this year, though, is that Palm Beach Lakes (PBL) Community High School recognized CTE Month with its own CTE Week that took place February 3-7.  The district’s theme this year is “Celebrate CTE Superheroes,” and that is…

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EDUCATIONAL SUMMIT 2014 – COLLEGE ACCESS: I’M ALL IN!

The School District of Palm Beach County in partnership with the West Palm Beach Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta is pleased to announce Educational Summit 2014—College Access: I’m All In!  The Educational Summit will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at Palm Beach Lakes High School from 8:00am-1:30pm. The Educational Summit is working to enhance the notion…

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COMMUNITY MEETING AT PALM BEACH LAKES HIGH SCHOOL

U.S. Representative Alcee Hastings, NAACP West Palm Beach Branch and the Graduation Increase and Suspension Reduction Task Force encourage the community to attend a community outreach meeting. When? Tuesday, January 21, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Where? Palm Beach Lake High School – 3505 Shiloh Drive, West Palm Beach, FL 33407 Featured presenters…

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