Schools

More Than 650 New Graduates Bid Farewell To PBCHS

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

More Than 650 New Graduates Bid Farewell To PBCHS

Amid plenty of hoots, hollers and celebration, approximately 650 Palm Beach Central High School students making up the Class of 2015 walked across the stage and became high school graduates Wednesday, May 20 at the South Florida Fairgrounds Expo Center. Principal Darren Edgecomb greeted the hundreds of friends and family members who came to see the transition. The more...

News , Schools , Wellington

RPBHS Graduation Ceremony Reflects A Year Of Success

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

RPBHS Graduation Ceremony Reflects A Year Of Success

Royal Palm Beach High School sent more than 500 graduating seniors out into the world Monday evening during commencement exercises at the South Florida Fairgrounds Expo Center. Principal Jesus Armas thanked parents and guardians for their support. “Thank you for your support of your children, especially these four years of high school,” Armas said. “It has more...

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Wellington Elementary Teacher Wins Dwyer Award

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Wellington Elementary Teacher Wins Dwyer Award

Wellington Elementary School fifth-grade teacher Kelly Jo Mills won the prestigious William T. Dwyer Award in the Elementary Education category earlier this month. The 31st annual William T. Dwyer Awards for Excellence in Education ceremony was held Wednesday, May 6 at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. The honor was particularly special to Mills, and not more...

News , Schools , Wellington

RPB Elementary School Beautification Leaves A Lasting Impression

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

RPB Elementary School Beautification Leaves A Lasting Impression

Thanks to a grant from Lowe’s, Royal Palm Beach Elementary School was able to clean up and refresh its outdoor landscaping recently. On Saturday, April 11, approximately 150 volunteers worked to transform the school grounds into a beautiful entranceway for learning. Students, parents, faculty, staff members, local high school students and community members assisted more...

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TKA Introduces Its 2015-16 Prefect Council

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TKA Introduces Its 2015-16 Prefect Council

The King’s Academy recently announced the selection of its 2015-16 Prefect Council. The council is made up of senior leaders who possess an uncompromising commitment to the school’s values and ideals. The Prefect Council helps to oversee all areas of student life and lead the student body with emphasis on service, not privilege. To be considered, students must more...

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TKA Senior Emma Percy Headed To Marymount Manhattan College

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

TKA Senior Emma Percy Headed To Marymount Manhattan College

Emma Percy, a Class of 2015 graduate of the King’s Academy, will soon be headed to Marymount Manhattan College in New York City. Percy has been a part of the King’s Theatre Company’s production staff over the past three years, working her way up to head lighting designer. She has technically designed light plots for both black box productions and main stage more...

People , Schools

Carnival At Eagle Arts Academy

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Eagle Arts Academy Charter School for the Arts will be holding its first Spring Carnival on Saturday, May 30 from 4 to 8 p.m. There will be bounce houses, carnival games with prizes, face painting, pony rides, food trucks and more, Admission is free. The school is located at 1000 Wellington Trace in Wellington. For more info., e-mail more...

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Osceola Creek Middle School Honors Student-Athlete Award Winners

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Osceola Creek Middle School Honors Student-Athlete Award Winners

Osceola Creek Middle School recently announced its recipients of the Scholar-Athlete Award for April. The award is sponsored by the school police and honors varsity athletes who also excel in academics, effort, behavior and school spirit, and serve as role models for others. This month’s honorees carry high grade point averages while playing varsity sports. Boys more...

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Polo Park Middle School Teachers Recognized

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Polo Park Middle School Teachers Recognized

Ryan Smith and Jim Ring, both teachers at Polo Park Middle School in Wellington, were recognized this school year for their accomplishments as professional educators. Ryan Smith, a science teacher, received the Palm Beach County School District Innovative Educator of the Year Award and last year was named Palm Beach County Science Educators Teacher of the more...

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First Responder Day At WHS

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Wellington High School’s Fire Academy will host “First Responder Day” on Saturday, May 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the school grounds, located at 2101 Greenview Shores Blvd. in Wellington. It will be a free, family-friendly event with entertainment, games and music, along with local first responders and an emergency vehicle more...

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