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Binks Forest Equations Team Finishes First

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Binks Forest Equations Team Finishes First

Congratulations to the Binks Forest Elementary School Equations Team. The team finished in first place in the Palm Beach County competition against 15 other elementary and middle schools. The team was made up of fourth and fifth grade students Ashesh Amatya, Angelo Chen, Timothy Chen, Zachary Fleisch, Gavin Grave de Peralta, Rohith Karthik, Leo Lorusso, Deven Seedial, more...

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RPBHS Speech & Debate Recognized In 100 Club

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The National Speech & Debate Association recently awarded Royal Palm Beach High School’s speech and debate program membership into its prestigious 100 Club. Last season, the team’s students earned points and degrees based on competitive and service-related activities. These earnings ranked the Wildcats among the top 10 percent of schools nationwide. “This more...

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Berean Bulldogs Win Division Title

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Berean Bulldogs Win Division Title

On Friday, Oct. 17, the undefeated Berean Christian School football team traveled west to play the undefeated, top-ranked Community School of Naples for the Gulf Atlantic Division Championship, coming home victorious. Quarterback Chris Mauck began his aerial assault immediately, with a first play, 20-yard dart to Daniel Pinkerman. Six plays later, Mauck hit Pinkerman more...

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Successful Homecoming At Berean Christian

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Successful Homecoming At Berean Christian

Homecoming week came early to Berean Christian School this year. Traditionally, homecoming week is held in January. This year, the change was made to celebrate homecoming during football season. The week at school was filled with class competitions and dress-up days that reflected the theme, “Living the Legacy,” including 50s Day, 60s Day, Legendary Day, Patriot more...

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St. Clare Celebrating Its 50th Anniversary

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St. Clare Celebrating Its 50th Anniversary

St. Clare Catholic School is celebrating the school’s 50th anniversary this year. To kick off the occasion, more than 400 guests gathered on Sunday, Oct. 12 for a 50th Anniversary Mass at St. Clare Catholic Church with Bishop Gerald Barbarito. The special mass was followed by a 50th Anniversary BBQ on the school grounds. “St. Clare Catholic School is proud to be more...

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Equestrian Trails Hosts Boo Bingo

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Equestrian Trails Hosts Boo Bingo

The PTA at the Equestrian Trails Elementary School sponsored its seventh annual “Boo Bingo” on Friday, Oct. 10. More than 100 families, in their Halloween finest, participated in bingo games, silent auctions and tons of raffles. Shown here is third grade teacher Amy Fahnoe with her fan more...

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Popular Trunk Or Treat Returns To WHS Oct. 25

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Popular Trunk Or Treat Returns To WHS Oct. 25

Wellington High School’s DECA program and the Village of Wellington will host the popular Trunk or Treat program on Saturday, Oct. 25 at Wellington High School. Trunk or Treat is a free, creative and energetic experience where rather than going door to door, children go trunk to trunk to get their treats. “We always run out,” said DECA Adviser Susan May, who more...

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School District: Continuing Fine Arts Levy Crucial To Students

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School District: Continuing Fine Arts Levy Crucial To Students

By Briana D’Andrea Palm Beach County residents will vote on whether to continue financing a number of fine arts and other special programs throughout the Palm Beach County School District in a general election referendum Tuesday, Nov. 4. The Royal Palm Beach Education Advisory Board listened last week to a presentation on the continuation of the 0.25-mill fine more...

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Wellington Garden Club Grant Will Help School Go Green

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Wellington Garden Club Grant Will Help School Go Green

Pratt & Whitney recently presented the Wellington Garden Club with the company’s Green Power Grant of $5,000 to utilize in assisting Equestrian Trails Elementary School in its green school goals and assist Habitat for Humanity’s native plant landscaping. “We didn’t apply — they found us,” said Twig Morris, president of the Wellington Garden Club. The more...

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Author Susan Beattie Visits Binks Forest

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Author Susan Beattie Visits Binks Forest

Author Susan Beattie visited Binks Forest Elementary School on Thursday, Oct. 9 to read from her book, Luke’s Story: A Rescue Puppy’s First Year on Palm Beach & Worth Avenue. Beattie introduced students to the story of Luke, a rescue puppy from Big Dog Ranch Rescue who was adopted by Beattie’s son, Greg. For more info., visit www.lukesstory.com. PHOTOS BY ANDREA more...

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