Schools

School District Anti-Bullying Roundtable

By at July 19, 2015 | 6:52 pm | 0 Comment

Bullying issues in schools and the community will be the focus of an roundtable discussion at the School District of Palm Beach County’s Fulton-Holland Educational Services Center on Tuesday, July 21. The Anti-Bullying Roundtable will be hosted by Superintendent Dr. Robert Avossa and General Counsel JulieAnn Rico, and moderated by Judge Ronald Alvarez. “The more...

Briefs , Schools

Robotics Team Excels At FPL Showcase

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Robotics Team Excels At FPL Showcase

The Ninja Cheetahs, a community-based robotics team from Wellington, were one of seven teams that brought their robots to Florida Power & Light’s Jupiter West facility Wednesday, June 24 for FPL’s third annual Robotics Showcase. The students demonstrated their robot to more than 150 FPL employees. The robot, which the elementary school students built and more...

Schools

RPBHS Reaches Key Milestone In Becoming An IB School

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

RPBHS Reaches Key Milestone In Becoming An IB School

Royal Palm Beach High School recently reached an important milestone toward implementing the county’s newest International Baccalaureate diploma program when its application for candidacy was accepted by the IB organization. RPBHS will officially become an IB Candidate School on Sept. 1, beginning the process to become an official IB World School. RPBHS received more...

News , Royal Palm Beach , Schools

St. Clare Catholic School To Hold Open House Aug. 6

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

On Thursday, Aug. 6, St. Clare Catholic School will host an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. All parents with children entering grades pre-K through 8 are welcome. St. Clare Catholic School is located at 821 Prosperity Farms Road. To RSVP for the open house, call (561) 622-7171. For more information, visit www.stclareschool.com or more...

Briefs , Schools

The Rosarian Academy Graduates 51 Students In Class Of 2015

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Rosarian Academy Graduates 51 Students In Class Of 2015

The Rosarian Academy graduated 51 young men and women from its eighth grade class on May 28. 2001 Rosarian graduate Jonathan Modica addressed the group as the commencement speaker. Modica encouraged the eighth-grade graduates to not only do things that they find valuable, but to also take chances. “Take chances, because you don’t know what you may love,” he more...

Schools

School District’s IT Department Receives Award

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

School District’s IT Department Receives Award

The Information Technology Division of the School District of Palm Beach County was presented a Silver Stevie Award for IT Department of the Year at the 13th annual American Business Awards in Chicago on June 22. The Stevie competition started in 2002 to honor top-performing businesses worldwide. This year, more than 3,300 nominations were entered for all categories of more...

Schools

PBSC Working To Provide More Job Training In The Glades

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Palm Beach State College in Belle Glade has partnered with the School District of Palm Beach County and business and industry leaders in the Glades to develop a more streamlined and economical approach to job training for the area’s workforce. The goal of the new initiative is to encourage business and industry leaders to collectively identify their workforce more...

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Wellington Elementary Safety Patrols Visit D.C.

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Wellington Elementary Safety Patrols Visit D.C.

Wellington Elementary School’s fifth grade safety patrol members had the time of their lives traveling to Washington, D.C., May 13-15. The itinerary was filled every minute of the day, visiting historic sites that the students learned about in school. The safety patrol enjoyed visiting the FDR, MLK and Jefferson memorials, the White House, the Holocaust Museum, the more...

Schools

#1 Education Place In Wellington Offers Summer Study Programs

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

#1 Education Place In Wellington Offers Summer Study Programs

#1 Education Place in Wellington is currently offering summer study programs for academic advancement. For more information, call (561) 753-6563 or e-mail more...

Around Town , Business , Schools

PBSC Lox Groves Campus Named For Dr. Gallon

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

PBSC Lox Groves Campus Named For Dr. Gallon

Palm Beach State College’s new campus in Loxahatchee Groves will be named after outgoing President Dr. Dennis P. Gallon. The college’s board of trustees recently passed a unanimous resolution naming the campus in honor of Gallon in recognition of his service to the college and the community. The naming was announced at a June 19 scholarship benefit dinner more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Schools