Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Schools

Class Of 2012 Graduates Wellington High School

Wellington High School sent 520 members of the Class of 2012 out into the world at commencement exercises Monday at the South Florida Fairgrounds. Principal Mario Crocetti presided over the event, advising graduates to make their mark in the world,...

Graduation Ceremony Honors 700 Broncos

Palm Beach Central High School celebrated the commencement of its nearly 700 graduates of the Class of 2012 on Wednesday morning at the South Florida Fairgrounds. Dressed in cardinal red caps and gowns, some adorned with medals and honor cords,...

470 Wildcat Grads Bid Farewell To RPBHS

The nearly 470 members of Royal Palm Beach High School’s Class of 2012 celebrated the end of their high school careers Monday morning at graduation exercises held at the South Florida Fairgrounds. Newly appointed Palm Beach County Schools Superintendent E....

WHS thinkPINKkids Breast Cancer Walk

ThinkPINKkids Wellington held its fourth annual 5K Walk to Win the Battle Against Breast Cancer on Friday, May 11 at Wellington High School. Students and families walked the track in honor of those battling breast cancer. For more info.,...

High Schools Ready To Graduate Class Of 2012

Commencement exercises for the four public high schools serving the western communities will take place next week at the South Florida Fairgrounds. Royal Palm Beach High School’s graduation is set for Monday, May 21 at 8 a.m. The valedictorian is...

Wellington Christian School Students Race For Haiti

Wellington Christian School held its annual Racing for Haiti event April 12. Students in preschool through fifth grade ran laps around the school’s campus and brought in more than 500 new and gently used shoes to donate to the struggling...

Chamber Teacher Appreciation Mixer

The Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce presented its 15th annual Teachers Appreciation Celebration on Thursday, May 3 at the original Wellington Mall. Teachers were treated to free food, drinks and raffle tickets. Vendors gave out some freebies...

Charter School Gets Wellington OK Without Daycare

Wellington could soon have a new charter school after the Wellington Village Council unanimously approved a comprehensive plan amendment that would allow for such a school to be built on 8.35 acres of land south of Stribling Way on...

Wellington thinkPINKkids Breast Cancer Walk May 11

Wellington residents are being urged to “Think Pink!” on Friday, May 11 and come out to support breast cancer research as part of thinkPINKkids’ fourth annual 5K Walk to Win the Battle Against Breast Cancer. In the walk, held rain...

Individualized Education At The Learning Foundation

School is difficult enough for many students and can be even more challenging when they don’t have the proper learning environment. The Learning Foundation of Florida was founded 10 years ago to provide students with the opportunities they need...

Wellington Teacher Honored With Dwyer Award

Equestrian Trails Elementary School teacher Victoria Stedt was one of five winners announced last week at the annual William T. Dwyer Awards for Excellence in Education ceremony held April 24 at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. Winner in...

Lease Issues Delay New RPB Charter School

Lease complications have postponed the conversion of the shuttered Royal Palm Beach Albertsons grocery store site into a planned charter school. Charter Schools USA, parent company of the Renaissance Charter School at Palms West, informed interested parents last week that...

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Westlake Council Approves Site Plan For New Publix Shopping Plaza

The Westlake City Council on Monday, Nov. 30 approved a master site plan for a Publix grocery store and...

Wellington Zoners Discuss Comp Plan Elements But Postpone Golf Course Discussion

Wellington’s Planning, Zoning & Adjustment Board heard a presentation from village staff Tuesday, Nov. 17 on three elements of Wellington’s comprehensive plan and approved...

Thanksgiving Sale Brings Equestrians To The Tackeria

The Tackeria, Wellington’s iconic equestrian emporium, held its 27th annual Thanksgiving Sale on Friday, Nov. 27 and Saturday, Nov. 28 with saving throughout the...

South Florida Fairgrounds Hosts Harvest Festival

The 46th annual Harvest Festival was held on Saturday, Nov. 21 and Sunday, Nov. 22 at the South Florida Fairgrounds. The event included a...

Loxahatchee Lost And Found Pets To Host Bazaar On Dec. 6

Loxahatchee Lost and Found Pets will host a bazaar with about 30 vendors on Sunday, Dec. 6 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in...