Gove’s Art Club wins first place in Super Hero Contest

BELLE GLADE — South Florida Fair and Yesteryear Village sponsored an art contest to create a sculpture for Spookyville in Yesteryear Village. The contest was open to schools, groups, organizations or individual artists. The challenge was to create a sculpture that was at least 60 inches tall, made of recycled materials that could stand on […]

Pioneer Park Elementary News

BELLE GLADE — Students, staff and families turned out in record numbers to enjoy the fourth annual Trunk or Treat event at Pioneer Park Elementary School (PPES). The staff went all out to decorate their trunks, but the witches of third and fourth grades really stole the show. The cows made the first grade proud […]

WTEC to hold induction ceremony Dec. 11

BELLE GLADE — West Technical Education Center, 2625 N.W. 16th St., will induct 10 students into the National Adult Education Honor Society on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 6 p.m. in the schools’ atrium. Students chosen for this prestigious recognition are working towards their GED and/or learning English as a second language. The inductees have demonstrated […]

Channel 12’s Christiansen gives a ‘live’ weather class

PAHOKEE — Second-graders participating in Pahokee Elementary School’s International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program got a special treat Friday, Nov. 16. They experienced a science lesson that many of the children probably will never forget: a first-person tale of how much you can learn studying just one field all your life to the point where you […]

Pahokee MHS rocks City Place

Pahokee Middle High School participated in the City Place Christmas Concert. Students from the middle and high school entice the audience under the direction of Alain Goindoo, the band director and teacher at Pahokee Middle School campus. The activity was held at City Place in West Palm Beach on Nov. 26.

PMHS honors Instrumental Teacher of the Year

PAHOKEE — Pahokee Middle High School music teacher, Alain Goindoo, won the Palm Beach Symphony 2018 Instrumental Music Teacher of the Year Award for Palm Beach County. Mr. Goindoo built the program from zero to 74 students in the first year and now to 90 students in the second year. He created a band program at […]

Pioneer Park gives thanks

Panther Run Elementary School in Wellington, the sister school of Pioneer Park Elementary School in Belle Glade, donated 51 Thanksgiving baskets. Each classroom at Panther Run decorated baskets, which contained all the fixings for a meal, a $25 gift card to Winn Dixie and personalized cards for the families who will receive the baskets. Members […]

PHS receives historical memorabilia

PAHOKEE — Out of the small town of Pahokee, Florida, young minds have gone into the world to become part of our nation’s history, and Pahokee Principal Dwayne Dennard was honored to receive memorabilia of a Pahokee alumnus from the original 1937 graduating class. The memorabilia belonged to Dr. Adrian H. Daane. The artifacts were […]

PMHS student practices his craft

PAHOKEE — Pahokee Middle High School student-athlete and Palm Beach State College dual enrollment student Kerry Mullins put his welding craft to work and decided to help his high school by repairing the five-man sled, which is used in football practice. He’s using the welding skills he developed in the PBSC Welding Program to make […]

Pioneer Park Elementary News

BELLE GLADE — Students, staff, and families turned out in record numbers to enjoy the fourth annual Trunk or Treat event at Pioneer Park Elementary School (PPES). The staff went all out to decorate their trunks, but the witches of third and fourth grades really stole the show. The cows made the first grade proud […]