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Reminder: Palm Beach County Public Schools Closed Election Day

Schools Are Used As Polling Locations Across Palm Beach County. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District is closed for instruction on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. That, of course, is election day. Even though the majority of students remain learning remotely, schools are used as polling places so the annual election […]

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Holocaust Denier Will Not Be Rehired By Palm Beach County Schools

William Latson Will Not Be Rehired By The Palm Beach County School District. For Now. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School Board Monday voted unanimously to rescind its previous decision to rehire William Latson. Latson, the one-time principal of Spanish River High School, was fired last year when he told a […]

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Yes, Kids Home Sick May Take Part In Distance Learning In Palm Beach County

Principals and other administrators apparently misunderstood Palm Beach County School District mandate. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — ”Brick and Mortar” students who are home sick in Palm Beach County School District — whether from a cold, the flu, or COVID-19 — may take part in distance learning. BocaNewsNow.com has learned that administrators at schools across […]

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Nearly 300 COVID Cases In Palm Beach County Schools

Cases Increasing. Calusa Elementary, Sunset Palms Hotbeds Of COVID Infections. Both schools have significant number of children learning “in person,” suggesting in-school spread. DOH says no proof it’s happening. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The number of COVID-19 cases in the Palm Beach County School District continues to grow with Boca Raton’s Calusa Elementary and […]

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UNSAFE? Palm Beach Schools Pushing Students To “Photo Day,” But Lifetouch Says Upload Okay

Students Told To Appear Or Be Excluded From Yearbook.  Appears To Violate Several Palm Beach County School District Policies. Mandate Issued As District Reports 264 COVID Cases, 12 At Calusa Elementary School. BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher UPDATE: 4:10 p.m: Palm Beach County School District issued statement, now added to story. UPDATE: 3:58 p.m. […]

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Boca School COVID Hotspot, 12 Cases At Calusa Elementary

Palm Beach County School District COVID Cases Skyrocketing BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Calusa Elementary in Boca Raton leads the school district early Friday morning with the most cases of COVID-19. The elementary school reports 12 cases — that’s up from Thursday. Ten students and two staff members have tested positive for COVID at the […]

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Palm Beach Students Not Distancing Says School Board Member

Now 225 COVID Cases In Palm Beach County Schools, School Board Member Fears Social Distancing An Issue BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School Board Member Dr. Debra Robinson, the only medical doctor on the school board, apparently fears that social distancing issues are leading to a dramatic rise in positive COVID-19 cases […]

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Palm Beach Schools: 209 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Calusa Elementary Boca Raton Reports 8 Cases BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District is experiencing a surge of COVID-19 cases just days after administrators told parents countywide to keep their kids home if they appear sick. Parents sending their children to school with COVID-19 symptoms is a significant issue for […]

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APOLOGY: William Latson, Fired Spanish River High Principal, Says Not Holocaust Denier

Watch His Videotaped Apology On BocaNewsNow.com. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In a videotaped message just released by fired Spanish River High School Principal William Latson, the man accused of being a Holocaust denier says he doesn’t deny the Holocaust happened, at all. “I am not a Holocaust denier. I am sorry that my comments […]

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Now 179 COVID Cases In Palm Beach County Schools

School District Still Holding 150-Person PSAT Test In Spanish River High School Gym Today, Wednesday. Massive Increase In Schools With Multiple COVID-19 Cases. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District is facing a dramatic increase int he number of schools with multiple COVID-19 cases, but is still holding a 150 student […]

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PSAT At Spanish River High: Parents, Staffers Fear Super-Spreader Event

Hundreds In South Palm Beach County Expected To Take PSAT’s This Week In Spanish River High School Gym. Parents, Students Concerned Over COVID Spread. Watch Video. Read Document. BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher UPDATE 12:16 PM: After being “unaware” of the situation, the Palm Beach County School District tells BocaNewsNow.com officially that 150 […]

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Parents Sending Sick Kids To School In Palm Beach County

COVID-19 Spreading In Schools. School Nurses Seeing Symptomatic Kids. Parents Ordered To Keep Children Home. Administrators Frustrated. More Than 156 Students, Employees COVID-19 Positive Early Monday. BY: ANDREW COLTON  | Editor and Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Parents are sending children with COVID-19 symptoms to school in the Palm Beach County School District and […]

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PALM BEACH SCHOOLS: Unmasked Teachers Could Slow Return To Classroom

Now 150 COVID-19 Cases In Palm Beach County Schools, 83 Students, 67 Employees. BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Just weeks after the Palm Beach County Classroom Teachers Association battled administrators over a forced return to in-person teaching, BocaNewsNow.com has learned there’s a new issue: teachers who refuse to […]

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Now 140 COVID-19 Cases In Palm Beach County Schools

Boynton’s Sunset Palms Elementary Reports 8 COVID Cases. Numbers Rise District-Wide As Gov. DeSantis, Education Commissioner Corcoran Suggest End To Distance Learning In January BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There are now 140 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Palm Beach County School system, according to the District’s COVID-19 dashboard early Friday morning. The numbers continue […]

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UPDATE: DISTANCE LEARNING COULD END IN JANUARY, PALM BEACH SCHOOLS ISSUES STATEMENT

Statement Follows BocaNewsNow.com Report That Gov. DeSantis and Education Commissioner Corcoran May Order Students Back To Classrooms In January BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District just issued a statement following our report that Florida Department of Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran — on behalf […]

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