Palm Beach County Schools

Too Many Kids At Calusa Elementary: School District Plans To Fix For 2017-2018

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District Media Advisory) — In order to expeditiously provide parents with their proposed, newly-assigned School Year 2017-2018 elementary schools, the joint Advisory Boundary Committee (ABC)/School Board Workshop and first School Board Meeting to approve Calusa (Elementary School) Relief Study C-1 Hybrid has been scheduled.  (Read the…

HURRICANE MATTHEW: Palm Beach County Schools Open Wednesday, Closed Thursday and Friday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District) — In preparation for Hurricane Matthew, The School District of Palm Beach County is announcing the closing of all schools and facilities on Thursday, October 6 through Friday, October 7. The closings are necessary to allow the Palm Beach County Division of Emergency Management to…

THREATS TO PBC SCHOOLS "UNSUBSTANTIATED"

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Parents dropping off their children at schools throughout Palm Beach County this morning may have noticed heavily armed police. The offputting sight was in response to a nationwide social media threat claiming that clowns — yes clowns — will attack schools.  The latest round of threats involved Palm Beach County…

NOT READY: I-Ready No Longer Required Homework In Palm Beach County

BY: Andrew Colton Editor/Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District late Monday told BocaNewsNow.com that controversial computer learning tool “I-Ready” will not be mandated for homework use. The statement was made after BocaNewsNow.com reported growing concern throughout the school district about I-Ready’s lack of mobile device accessibility and a long…

More Local Oversight For PBC Schools In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District) — – The reorganization of the School District of Palm Beach County’s Regional offices took effect July 1, a move that provides more direct support and resources to each of the District’s schools staff and students. With this reorganization, the District has moved from five…

IT'S OFFICIAL: New Principals For Several Area Schools

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District) — Schools with new principals for the 2016-2017 school year include: Acreage Pines Elementary School – Darline Karbowski Boca Raton Community High School – Dr. Suzanne King Calusa Elementary School – Dianne Rivelli-Schreiber William T. Dwyer High School – Joe DePasquale Everglades Elementary School – Dwan…