Palm Beach County Schools

Mixed Grades For Boca Raton Area High Schools

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Education has released its annual report card grading the performance of area high schools, and Boca Raton area schools did very well, overall. Boca Raton Community High School scored an A, with both West Boca and Olympic Heights receiving the grade of “B”. The point totals…

Boca's Eagles Landing Middle School Honored

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Good news this Saturday involving an area middle school, to at least temporarily distract from the bad school news in CT. From our friends at the Palm Beach County School District: Eagles Landing Middle School has become one of a selected number of schools in the country designated as ‘No…

Palm Beach County School Police To Earn More

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Police officers assigned to schools in Palm Beach County will likely receive a salary increase under terms of a new deal that must be ratified by members of the PBA. According to Palm Beach County Schools: The School District of Palm Beach County and the Police Benevolent Association (PBA) have…

Palm Beach County Teachers Reject Latest Contract Offer

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Already among the highest paid in the state of Florida, the Palm Beach County teacher’s “Classroom Teachers Association” again rejected a salary increase that would have raised some teachers to $72,500 a year. According to the school district:   The School District of Palm Beach County and Classroom Teachers Association…

Banned Books Week Underway In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It is true. There are places that still ban books. Communities that are so backwards thinking that students are not allowed — or not supposed to be allowed — to read certain works of literature. But that is not the case in Boca Raton, where the Boca Raton Library is…