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Palm Beach Schools: Now 1930 COVID Cases As Boca High Surges

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District appears to be in the midst of a significantly worsening COVID-19 situation, with at least 662 new COVID cases logged since school resumed on January 4th. That brings the COVID-19 total, since schools opened for in-person education in September, to 1,930. Just 40 percent […]

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Omni Middle School Violent Bullying Leads To Lawsuit

Vicious Attack Caught On Camera. Watch. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The family of a child with learning disabilities, brutally beaten at Omni Middle School, has filed a lawsuit against the Palm Beach County School District. BocaNewsNow.com was first to report on January 31, 2020 that student Daniel Kateb was attacked by a group of […]

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Palm Beach School District Adds More Than 500 COVID Cases In Days

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District added 554 COVID-19 cases in just 21 calendar days. The school district ended 2020 with 1,268 COVID-19 cases. That number, as Monday, January 25th gets underway, is now 1,822. The disturbing case increase comes as another 15,000 students are expected to be sent by […]

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Palm Beach School District Nears 1800 COVID Cases

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District will likely hit the 1800 COVID-19 case mark today or Thursday. The milestone comes as a new wave of students — albeit smaller than anticipated — is expected to return to classroom learning in just two weeks. For the first semester, roughly 40 percent […]

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PALM BEACH SCHOOLS: Teachers Told No Political Activity At Work

BocaNewsNow.com Obtains Email Sent To Principals Just Ahead Of Donald Trump Moving To Palm Beach County BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District is setting the groundwork to enforce rules and regulations against employees who engage in political activity while on duty. An email obtained by BocaNewsNow.com reminds staffers that they […]

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Big COVID Spike In Palm Beach County Schools

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Nearly 300 COVID-19 cases have been logged in the Palm Beach County School District since classes resumed following winter break. According to the school district, at least 282 cases, including students and employees, have been logged since January 4th. That beings the total COVID count in the Palm Beach County […]

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Just 49 Days Of Summer Break For Palm Beach County School Kids

Late Start Means Very Short Summer BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Phineas and Ferb get 104 days of summer vacation but students in the Palm Beach County School District this year may get just under 50. The proposed calendar to be discussed during Wednesday’s School Board meeting calls for just 49 days. School is set […]

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Palm Beach Schools On The Cusp of 1400 COVID Cases

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District will almost assuredly pass the 1400 COVID case mark today. The school system reports 1391 cases as of 5:15 a.m. The number is cumulative from mid-September when “brick and mortar” education restarted for some. Roughly 60 percent of the school district’s 180,000 students continue […]

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Spanish River High School Staff Sent Anti-Holocaust Email

Woman, Alleged High Profile Holocaust Denier, Seeks Reinstatement Of William Latson. Teacher Email List Is Online. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Just months after the firing of ex-Spanish River High School Principal William Latson was finalized, the school staff is receiving an anti-Holocaust email from a known Holocaust denier. Latson, as reported internationally, induced outrage […]

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Olympic Heights High School Student Sues Over Flag Football Game

CLAIM: Student Injured When “Enlisted” To Play With Bigger Kids BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A student at Olympic Heights High School is suing the Palm Beach County School District after she was allegedly seriously injured in a flag football game in 2018. The suit, just filed in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, says the […]

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Palm Beach Schools: Now 1,330 COVID Cases Logged

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District now reports 1,330 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since schools reopened for “brick and mortar” learning in mid-September. The split: 736 students and 594 employees. At least 62 COVID cases have been confirmed since school resumed on Monday following the winter break. The schools with […]

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Palm Beach County School District Condemns D.C. Violence, Offers Student Counseling

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School District Superintendent Dr. Donald Fennoy Wednesday evening transmitted a rare post-8PM robocall to 180,000 families — condemning the violence in Washington, D.C. The robocall, running 1:28, tells parents that counseling is available to any student who would like assistance processing the pro-Trump violence being witnessed worldwide. […]

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As Pediatric Positivity Rate Rises, Palm Beach Schools Tell Parents To Decide Next Six Months

School Continues Until June 18th. Parents Must Now Decide Whether Students Will Learn Remotely, Or In Person. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Pediatric Positivity Rate for COVID-19 is now 12.6 percent in Palm Beach County. That includes all children 18 and under. The high number comes as the Palm Beach County School District officially […]

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