Posts Tagged ‘Palm Springs Middle School’

District students take top honors in national SECME competition

WEST PALM BEACH – After months of engineering competitions from mousetrap car races to water rocket launches, students from six School District of Palm Beach County schools emerged as the top winners in the 2015 SECME (Science, Engineering, Communication, Mathematics and Enrichment) National Competition Finals. More SECME competition continues next month, when two teams from…

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Nationally recognized education expert visits Palm Beach County schools

WEST PALM BEACH – Dr. Robert J. Marzano, whose classroom management strategies are used in schools throughout the country, recently visited four School District of Palm Beach County schools to observe and provide feedback on how his methods are being implemented. Marzano visited Acreage Pines Elementary School, Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts,…

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Palm Springs Middle teacher named GenCorp Foundation’s STEM Teacher of the Year

PALM SPRINGS – During a recent faculty meeting, Palm Springs Middle School eighth grade science teacher Dawn DeWitt got a big surprise: She was named GenCorp Foundation’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Teacher of the Year for Palm Beach County. She was presented with a check for $1,000, which she will use in her classroom…

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Media Advisory: Palm Springs Middle School students give time, money to Forgotten Soldier Outreach

PALM SPRINGS – Seven students from the Palm Springs Middle School’s National Junior Honor Society will visit Forgotten Soldiers Outreach in Lake Worth on Dec. 10 to assemble care packages and donate money they raised for the organization, which sends letters and “We Care” packages for soldiers serving overseas. WHAT: Palm Springs Middle students volunteering at…

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PALM SPRINGS MIDDLE SCHOOL TAKES HONORABLE MENTION IN NATIONAL YEARBOOK CONTEST

  Palm Springs Middle School’s year book staff is all smiles today. They recently learned that Palm Springs Middle has been awarded Honorable Mention in the Lifetouch Yearbook Showcase  National Contest in the Middle School category. “While there were many outstanding entries in this year’s contest, Palm Springs Middle School showed a tremendous amount of…

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THIRD ANNUAL HIGH SCHOOL ETHICS BOWL RESCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 15TH

The School District of Palm Beach County and the Department of Student Intervention Services are pleased to announce the Third Annual High School Ethics Bowl has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Palm Springs Community Middle School.  The event was cancelled in January due to widespread rain and flooding throughout Palm Beach County.   This…

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