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Seminole Ridge Students Take Part In Successful College Recruitment Tour

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Seminole Ridge Students Take Part In Successful College Recruitment Tour

More than two dozen Seminole Ridge High School seniors took part in the annual Historically Black Colleges & Universities/Hispanic Serving Institutions Recruitment Tour held Friday, Jan. 22 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. SRHS school counselor Dr. Melissa Renda provided sets of transcripts for seniors, who impressed recruiters not only with their more...

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Principal Of The Day At Wellington El

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Principal Of The Day At Wellington El

Wellington Elementary School first-grader Beckett Brent recently earned the title and duties of “Principal of the Day.” Brent, a student in Stacey Oswald’s class, produced the most pledges for the PTO’s Boosterthon Fun Run. Brent spent the entire day alongside Principal Dr. Maria Vaughan. Pictured here is Brent with Vaughan, answering phones in the front more...

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Crestwood Helps Make Dreams A Reality

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Crestwood Helps Make Dreams A Reality

The week before holiday break, three students approached Crestwood Middle School choir teacher Veronica Johnson concerned about another student in their class. They were worried that the girl would not be able to celebrate Christmas because of her living situation and knowing that she was facing some difficult times, they asked if they could have a party for her and buy more...

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Crestwood Kids Help At Kick Asphalt Event

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Crestwood Kids Help At Kick Asphalt Event

Crestwood Middle School teacher Marque Drummond took some students to an event where they could practice good citizenship. Drummond’s students volunteered at the Palm Beach County Kick Asphalt 5K Run/Walk at Okeeheelee Park on Saturday, Jan. 23. The students manned water stations and directed the race path. The students gave up their own time on an early Saturday more...

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Palm Beach Central Debaters Do Well In Palm Beach Gardens

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Palm Beach Central Debaters Do Well In Palm Beach Gardens

Twenty-two members of the Palm Beach Central High School debate team traveled to Palm Beach Gardens High School to compete against 24 schools in nine different events on Saturday, Jan. 23. Congratulations to the following Bronco debaters: Sabrina Fonseca won third place in Beginning Dramatic Reading, Evett Rodriguez won fourth place in Beginning Dramatic Reading, Michael more...

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Spelling Bee Fun At Pierce Hammock Elementary School

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Spelling Bee Fun At Pierce Hammock Elementary School

Pierce Hammock Elementary School was buzzing with excitement on Friday, Jan. 22 when 28 fourth-grade and fifth-grade students and their families assembled in the cafeteria for the school’s annual spelling bee. The students had been preparing for months, and the competitors were strong spellers. After many rounds, a champion speller shined through: Jessica Bryant, a more...

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PBCHS Students Excel At County Science Fair

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PBCHS Students Excel At County Science Fair

Congratulations to the Palm Beach Central High School students who did well at this year’s county science fair. Palm Beac Central tied American Heritage for having the most students advance to the state science fair with six finalists. Lindsay Placius, Amy Polen, Nikita Bozicevic, Joshua Richards, Jessica Young and Celinie Nguyen will be advancing to the state science more...

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Panther Run Brings Holiday Cheer To Pioneer Park

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Panther Run Brings Holiday Cheer To Pioneer Park

Due to the generosity of Panther Run Elementary School families, the school was able to donate approximately 225 wrapped presents to its sister school, Pioneer Park Elementary in Belle Glade, during the holiday season. The school thanks all those who helped make it happen, especially the chairperson Susan Kaczmarek, who went above and beyond to coordinate the giving. more...

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Binks Forest PTA To Host Tent At WEF Feb. 6

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On Saturday, Feb. 6, Binks Forest Elementary School will hold its annual Binks Night at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center as part of Saturday Night Lights during the Winter Equestrian Festival. The event will take place during the Great Charity Challenge, and the Binks Forest PTA will host a tent selling fairy tale merchandise — including glow bracelets more...

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Lox Groves El Crowns Spellers Bee Winners

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Lox Groves El Crowns Spellers Bee Winners

Congratulations to the Loxahatchee Groves Elementary School spelling bee winners. Anthony Martinez came in first place, and Jacob Lynch came in second. Both students will represent their school at the county level. Shown above are Lynch and Martinez with Principal Richard more...

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