Belle Glade teens in Philanthropy Tank finals

A trio of schoolkids from Belle Glade have established a charity that exists just to help their fellow students, and adults think so much of it that their project, Team Uniformity, is one of eight finalists in this year’s Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank competition. The contest culminates Sunday, March 11, with a reception and “Shark […]

Parents, guardians encouraged to update contact information with schools

PALM BEACH COUNTY – Parents and guardians are encouraged to make sure that their contact information with their child’s school is up to date in the event that the school or School District needs to contact you. If families have had a change of phone number or address since registering for the school year, or […]

Students receive PBCSF Youth Scholarships

PALM BEACH COUNTY — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Foundation (PBCSF) is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 Youth Scholarship Program. Ten Palm Beach County high school seniors, all of whom were nominated by a sworn employee of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, will receive $2,500 scholarships for their freshman year of […]

GCHS recognizes seniors at Five Star Banquet

  On Friday, Feb. 16, 151 Glades Central High School (GCHS) seniors were invited to participate in the third Principal’s “A” Team Ceremony. Seniors who met the challenge were recognized at a Five Star Banquet event. To be eligible to receive an invitation to this prestigious ceremony, seniors had to: • Successfully meet the FSA […]

Gove Elementary School News

Gove wins third place in “Parades” contest BELLE GLADE — It’s that time of year! The South Florida Fair has come to town. Each year a different theme is highlighted. This year the theme was “Parades.” All Palm Beach County schools were invited to participate in an art competition. A large cutout of a parade […]

Rosenwald Elementary School News

Important Dates! • Feb. 28: Anti-Bullying Day/Pink Shirts • Feb. 28: Parent Workshop – 5:30- 7:30 p.m. – Grades K-5 • March 19 – 23: Spring Break Holiday – No School • March 26: Duty/PDD Day – No school for students • March 30: Spring Holiday – No school School News! FSA Writing Boot Camp […]

Band Director brings the heart beat of Pahokee back

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee Middle School Band performed for the first time in this year’s Martin Luther King Jr Parade on Jan. 13. The band is primarily composed of sixth and seventh grade band students. This is the first year Pahokee Middle School has had a full band program and full time band director thanks […]

Belle Glades students in ‘Philanthropy Tank’

WEST PALM BEACH — After reviewing numerous applications, the finalists for Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank are ready to be announced. This year, eight innovative, socially meaningful ideas that positively impact the community have been selected for the Philanthropy Tank Finals in March. The “Shark Tank”-style competition is for students enrolled in grades 7-12 in Palm […]

Gove Elementary School News

Gove Elementary celebrates the 100th day of school On Monday, Feb. 5, teachers and students at Gove Elementary School were encouraged to participate in a T-shirt contest to celebrate the 100th day of school. Teachers and students were asked to participate in this fun event by creating a T-shirt and wearing it to school on […]

Rosenwald Elementary School News

Important Dates! • School Bus Driver Appreciation Week – Feb. 12-16 • Jump Rope for Heart Activity – Feb. 14 • Very Special Arts Fest West – Feb. 15 • Teacher Work Day/PDD – Feb. 16 School News! Rosenwald Elementary School teachers, students, and staff please take a moment to thank the School Bus Drivers […]