February 2020

Parent working with student.
Parents: Take a Minute to Fill Out a Survey to Help Us Improve Our Schools
03/11/2020
Our stakeholder responses are important. Fill out the survey by March 13.
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Blast Off Your Day With Breakfast
03/02/2020
To encourage more families to take advantage of the healthy choices available for school breakfast, the School District of Palm Beach County will celebrate National School Breakfast Week during March 2-6, 2020.
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How 'Caring First' Puts Critical Services at Your Fingertips
02/29/2020
An important new website called Caring First is now available for students, parents, teachers, and staff.
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Coronavirus Prevention and Readiness Update
Coronavirus Prevention and Readiness Update
02/26/2020
Although there are currently no documented cases of Coronavirus in Palm Beach County, the School District is being proactive in following CDC recommendations and guidelines in preparation for potential cases of the virus.
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Zscore Noel
Aptitude Plus Focus Equals Success For Glade View Elementary Student
02/25/2020
Zscore Noel, a fourth-grade student at Glade View Elementary School, made tremendous gains in math, going from an initial level of 4.0 to 4.87.
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Chris Cartagena
Wellington Teacher Competes in Episode of Jeopardy
02/25/2020
This Wellington Landings Middle School U.S. History and social studies teacher put his wealth of knowledge up against other great minds on Jeopardy.
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Students reading
Apply Now For FFEA Scholarship
02/25/2020
Applications are now being accepted for the Florida Future Educators of America (FFEA) scholarship. The program was implemented to help the School District of Palm Beach County "Grow its Own Teachers."
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Hands together in a circle
Students Excel in School Bus Alcohol Prevention Media Contest
02/20/2020
Fifteen student winners and finalists were chosen in this year’s School Bus Alcohol Prevention Media Contest, with their entries inspired by the theme “In it to Win it! Alcohol Free".
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School Dedicates Holocaust Daffodil Garden
School Dedicates Holocaust Daffodil Garden
02/19/2020
This beautiful new Holocaust Daffodil Remembrance Garden at Christa McAuliffe Middle School is part of a worldwide initiative to plant gardens in honor of the victims of the Holocaust A Holocaust survivor attended a special dedication ceremony. We will never forget.
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Patrick Chrysostome
Haitian Heritage: Profiles in Leadership Former Language Facilitator Becomes Department Manager
02/18/2020
Patrick Chrysostome began working for the School District of Palm Beach County in 2001 as a Community Language Facilitator (CLF) in order to use his trilingual skills as an asset for the Haitian Creole population.
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Employee One Giving Campaign - 2/17-3/20/2020 - It starts with us
District Employees Support Community During Annual Charitable Campaign
02/17/2020
The School District of Palm Beach County’s Employee One Giving Campaign (EOGC) is now underway and runs through March 20.
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School Food Service Hosting Hiring Event
02/14/2020
Are you or a friend looking for a job with the Palm Beach County School District? The School Food Service Department is seeking candidates for Food Service Assistants.
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Students helping Puerto Rico
Students in Action, Helping Earthquake Victims
02/11/2020
Latinos In Action students from John I. Leonard High School and the PR/Hispanic Chamber of Commerce are joining forces to collect items for people in Puerto Rico affected by the earthquake that occurred there in early January.
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Sat testing
Free SAT Offered to High School Students
02/11/2020
More than 13,000 high school juniors and hundreds of high school seniors in Palm Beach County schools will be taking the SAT, free of charge, at their schools on Wednesday, March 4.
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Charlie Porter
School District of Palm Beach County is Instrumental to Musician’s Success
02/11/2020
Charlie Porter is an internationally acclaimed trumpeter, composer, and graduate of the Palm Beach County School District. In January, he won a Grammy for Best Classical Solo Vocal Album for his collaboration on Songplay, opera star Joyce DoDonato’s crossover album.
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School District of Palm Beach County Police Department Chief Frank Kitzerow
Chief Frank Kitzerow a Finalist for National Award
02/07/2020
School District of Palm Beach County Police Department Chief Frank Kitzerow is one of 15 finalists for Campus Safety Magazine’s Campus Safety Director of the Year. He is among an elite group of contenders from all over the country.
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Dicky Sykes, the Director of Diversity In Business Practices
Black History Month Celebration Honors the Past, Inspires the Future
02/07/2020
‘Honoring the Past, Inspiring the Future’ was the theme the Office of Diversity in Business Practices chose to celebrate Black History Month in an event organized in collaboration with the Black Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County.
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Ayumi Nunes
Student Earns Top in World Distinction on International Exam
02/05/2020
Two years after moving to Florida from Brazil for a better education, Ayumi Nunes ranks “Top in World” on the Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) Travel and Tourism exam, an accomplishment for her and Boca Raton Community High School.
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From left: Jackie Burgess Malone, Anais Almonte, Tania Martinez
Life-Saving Skills Learned at School Make a Difference in Real-Life Emergency
02/03/2020
Anais Almonte is a senior at John I. Leonard High School who learned CPR in her school’s Medical Sciences program. She had no idea that training would come in handy when she helped save a baby’s life.
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