April 2021

Rotary International - Teacher of the Year
Watch the Rotary's Teacher of the Year Ceremony
04/29/2021
The School District of Palm Beach County is proud to present the Rotary of Boca Raton Sunrise Teacher of the Year ceremony.
Read More about Watch the Rotary's Teacher of the Year Ceremony
clear
May is Haitian Heritage Month
School District Celebrates Haitian Heritage Month in May
04/27/2021
The School District of Palm Beach County is commemorating Haitian Heritage Month (HHM), the annual observance recognizing the valuable contributions made by Haitians to the history of the world.
Read More about School District Celebrates Haitian Heritage Month in May
clear
Student writing
Suncoast Women Who Write Club Scores Several Student Accolades in First Year
04/27/2021
With a focus on giving girls an opportunity to expand their literary prowess, Suncoast Community High School established a writing club this year to harness the girls’ passion, an initiative that has now led to national recognition for multiple members.
Read More about Suncoast Women Who Write Club Scores Several Student Accolades in First Year
clear
Student reading a book
International Spanish Academies on Full Display During Annual Symposium
04/27/2021
On April 15, the School District of Palm Beach County held its fifth annual International Spanish Academy (ISA) symposium in a virtual setting, a first since the event originally began in 2016. The Symposium provides a platform to highlight the skills and talents of students enrolled in dual language programs.
Read More about International Spanish Academies on Full Display During Annual Symposium
clear
Mechatronics
Mechatronics: Preparing Students for In-Demand Careers
04/27/2021
Robot designing, building, and programming are some of the many exciting aspects of the Mechatronics Academy Choice program, open to all School District of Palm Beach County students, through the West Technical Education Center.
Read More about Mechatronics: Preparing Students for In-Demand Careers
clear
Addison Mizner Elementary
Addison Mizner K-8 Construction Update
04/27/2021
More than 54 years after the original Addison Mizner Elementary opened in Boca Raton, students will be walking onto a new campus in August 2021. Check out the progress so far.
Read More about Addison Mizner K-8 Construction Update
clear
Girls speaking on a stage
Girls Helping Girls
04/27/2021
A Suncoast Community High School student kicked off a program to provide 11 Palm Beach County Title 1 high schools with feminine product dispensers.
Read More about Girls Helping Girls
clear
Students working with computers
Summer Acceleration Academies Provide Support to Students Needing Academic Boost
04/23/2021
Disparities in student achievement existed prior to the onset of COVID-19, but the pandemic widened those instructional gaps. To address these issues, the School District of Palm Beach County will provide enhanced summer programming.
Read More about Summer Acceleration Academies Provide Support to Students Needing Academic Boost
clear
Tutors on a Google Meet
Math Tutoring Program Offers a Number of Benefits to Students
04/22/2021
The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) started a pilot program at Village Academy in February 2020 in which their employees serve as volunteers, providing math tutoring and mentorship to students, while also giving them insight into actuarial careers.
Read More about Math Tutoring Program Offers a Number of Benefits to Students
clear
1928 Hurricane Marker
Grant-Funded Historical Initiative Combines Learning With Charitable Work
04/20/2021
Middle school teachers inspired to connect with students in a more meaningful way, are seeing great success with a program funded by the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County.
Read More about Grant-Funded Historical Initiative Combines Learning With Charitable Work
clear
Daniel Alexander
Superintendent Fennoy Appoints Next Chief of School District Police
04/19/2021
On April 19, 2021, Superintendent Donald E. Fennoy II announced that he has appointed Daniel Alexander as the next Chief of School Police.
Read More about Superintendent Fennoy Appoints Next Chief of School District Police
clear
Carson Scholars
Carson Scholars Honor Northboro Students
04/19/2021
The Carson Scholars Fund honors two Northboro Elementary School students with scholarships for their academic achievement and community involvement. Congratulations!
Read More about Carson Scholars Honor Northboro Students
clear
Lake Park ES Teachers and staff helping
Group Steps in to Improve Lake Park ES
04/19/2021
Lake Park Elementary teachers and staff members came together with volunteers from Christ Fellowship Church to beautify the exterior of the school. They worked hard in the heat on a Saturday morning to paint, weed, mulch, and plant.
Read More about Group Steps in to Improve Lake Park ES
clear
Forest Hill Teacher
Forest Hill High Fraternity Fosters Life and Academic Success
04/19/2021
Forest Hill High School has a fraternity to help students succeed academically and become leaders in the community.
Read More about Forest Hill High Fraternity Fosters Life and Academic Success
clear
Student
Bilingual Education Enhances Student Success
04/19/2021
The District's Multicultural Education Department is expanding Dual Language Programs as part of its efforts to promote bilingual education. Palm Springs Elementary School is one campus that's part of the important initiative, implementing their dual-language program in the 2019-2020 school year.
Read More about Bilingual Education Enhances Student Success
clear
Pre-K Student
Building Strong Pre-K Reading Foundations
04/19/2021
Learning to read is a huge milestone in a child’s life.
Read More about Building Strong Pre-K Reading Foundations
clear
STEM Section
Red Apple Supplies STEM Construction
04/19/2021
The Education Foundation of Palm Beach County unveiled a Construction STEM section at their Red Apple Supplies store for eligible Title I schools.
Read More about Red Apple Supplies STEM Construction
clear
District Logo
Second Semester Exams and Community Service Requirements Waived for FY21
04/19/2021
Superintendent Donald E. Fennoy II issued a decision to waive Semester 2 exams for FY21, and to also waive the 20-hour community service graduation requirement for current seniors who have not met the requirement, but are otherwise on track to graduate.
Read More about Second Semester Exams and Community Service Requirements Waived for FY21
clear
Student with musical instrument
District Receives National Award for Outstanding Commitment to Music Education
04/13/2021
For the fifth consecutive year, the School District of Palm Beach County has been honored with the prestigious Best Communities for Music Education designation from the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation.
Read More about District Receives National Award for Outstanding Commitment to Music Education
clear
Keith Oswald, Kristina Kirk, Eileen Tirado, Erica Whitfield
Physical Education in the District Receives Awards for Excellence
04/13/2021
The Society of Health & Physical Educators (SHAPE Florida), recently recognized several District educators for their contributions to the physical education and health of students and their school community.
Read More about Physical Education in the District Receives Awards for Excellence
clear
Emergency Order
FLDOE Emergency Order Regarding FSA/EOC Testing
04/09/2021
On April 9, Governor Ron DeSantis signed an Emergency Order which will affect students who are taking the Florida State Assessments (FSA), End-of-Course (EOC) exams, and students who are in this year’s graduating class.
Read More about FLDOE Emergency Order Regarding FSA/EOC Testing
clear
Kindergarten student.
Get to Know Your School at Kindergarten Round Up
04/09/2021
Palm Beach County District schools are ready to welcome children and provide all of the information needed to get ready for kindergarten, with its annual Kindergarten Round Ups.
Read More about Get to Know Your School at Kindergarten Round Up
clear
Children at Summer Camp
Summer Camp Registration Now Open for Student Enrollment
04/08/2021
The School District of Palm Beach County's Extended Learning Department sponsors summer camps that offer sunshine, smiles, and safety, making them the place to be now that summer is near.
Read More about Summer Camp Registration Now Open for Student Enrollment
clear
Halocaust Day of Remembrance
Live Commemoration Ceremony Set for Holocaust Day of Remembrance
04/06/2021
The Office of African, African American, Latino, Holocaust, and Gender studies will host a live commemoration ceremony on April 8 from 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. to commemorate the lives and heroism of Jewish people who died in the Holocaust between 1933–1945.
Read More about Live Commemoration Ceremony Set for Holocaust Day of Remembrance
clear
2021 Dwyer Awards
Several Outstanding PBCSD Educators Named as Finalists for William T. Dwyer Awards
04/01/2021
The Economic Council of Palm Beach County has announced the finalists for the 37th annual William T. Dwyer Awards for Excellence in Education, and of the 28 finalists, 26 are teachers at School District of Palm Beach County schools.
Read More about Several Outstanding PBCSD Educators Named as Finalists for William T. Dwyer Awards
clear
Search
The School District of Palm Beach County
https://www.facebook.com/PBCSD/
https://www.instagram.com/pbcsd/
https://twitter.com/pbcsd
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIK9U-c6_PllykRg3PoZtPA