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Science Fair Honors 23 PBCHS Students

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Science Fair Honors 23 PBCHS Students

Twenty-three Palm Beach Central High School students received awards at last month’s Palm Beach County Science Fair. Ten students will be advancing to the state competition in April, including: Lindsay Placius (first place, medicine and health), Alex Naum (first place, zoology), Anthony Olive (first place, computer science), Carle Dugan (first place, chemistry), Nikita more...

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ECMS Emeralds Perform At WHS Basketball Game

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ECMS Emeralds Perform At WHS Basketball Game

Emerald Cove’s step team performed at Wellington High School with the WHS step team, the Blue Diamonds, during the Wellington High vs. Palm Beach Central basketball game. It was an amazing experience to support high school basketball and get to show team spirit. ECMS formed a step team this year and this debut performance was a mix of dance and traditional step during more...

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Golden Grove Celebrates Jump Rope For Heart

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Golden Grove Celebrates Jump Rope For Heart

On Friday, Feb. 13, Golden Grove Elementary School hosted its 11th annual Jump Rope for Heart event to benefit the American Heart Association. Jump Rope for Heart promotes the importance of exercise, teamwork and community service while raising money for the American Heart Association. The AHA’s mission is to reduce disability and death due to cardiovascular more...

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RPBES Kids Help Fight Leukemia & Lymphoma

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RPBES Kids Help Fight Leukemia & Lymphoma

Royal Palm Beach Elementary School collected $2,192.49 for the School & Youth Program of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society through Pasta For Pennies. The money raised will go to research and patient aid in support of the mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Students more...

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Wellington Landings Students Excel At Social Studies Games

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Wellington Landings Students Excel At Social Studies Games

The Social Studies Academic Games teams from Wellington Landings Middle School recently completed their final competitions. After a hard-fought four weeks, the elementary team comprised of sixth graders Max Epstein, Ken Delisi, Alessandra Grace, Noah Groves and Matthew McGann finished in third place. McGann placed ninth and qualified for the state tournament. Delisi more...

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Landings Students Place At Artigras

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Landings Students Place At Artigras

Wellington Landings Middle School Art students, Natalie Valencia in eighth grade and Zoe Leitner in seventh grade were each awarded second place in their respected grade levels for their art submission in the Artigras Fine Arts Festival held in Jupiter recently. There were more than 200 student artwork submissions. The students participate in Ashlan Sheesley’s art more...

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Dance Marathon Returns To WHS March 6

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It is Dance Marathon time again at Wellington High School. On Friday, March 6 from 4 to 11 p.m., approximately 100 students will dance to raise money for Shands Children’s Hospital at the University of Florida and the Children’s Miracle Network hospitals. Dance Marathon began as a college fundraiser, and has percolated to the high school level. Wellington High more...

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‘Boot Camp’ Helps Students Prepare For Testing At NHES

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‘Boot Camp’ Helps Students Prepare For Testing At NHES

New Horizons Elementary School fourth-grade students recently participated in “Boot Camp” in preparation for the Florida Standards Assessment. They had fun while building stamina by completing numerous reading and math activities in a given time. They also learned and practiced various test-taking reading strategies, including compare/contrast, problem/solution, more...

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Equestrian Trails Health Fair A Success

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Equestrian Trails Health Fair A Success

Equestrian Trails Elementary School hosted its health fair Thursday, Feb. 5. The event was organized by the Wellness Committee, which is comprised of students, teachers and parents. More than 30 vendors were on hand, including national organizations such as the American Red Cross and the Epilepsy Foundation, and local doctors such as orthodontists, ophthalmologists and more...

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Frontier Students Show Off Dioramas

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Frontier Students Show Off Dioramas

Frontier Elementary School shined at the South Florida Fair in the Florida Agriculture in the classroom diorama contest. Students had to create a diorama on some form of Florida’s agriculture. Third grader Jazmyne Yarnold Mattei won fourth place, fourth grader Sophia Kobussen won second place, Anthony Marino won third place and fifth grader Lindsay Ogden won second more...

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