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Palm Beach County School District

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Top Palm Beach County School District Articles

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  • Girl, 15, records bus driver's lewd remarks, police say

    Girl, 15, records bus driver's lewd remarks, police say
    School bus driver Oral Pryce insisted to police that kids can't be trusted and their accusations mean nothing without proof, police said. A 15-year-old student had that proof. After the school bus driver told the girl he wanted to drive off with her...
  • Boca Raton-based foundation working to eliminate traffic deaths

    Boca Raton-based foundation working to eliminate traffic deaths
    Emily Slosberg knows why she survived the car crash that killed her twin sister and four other teenagers 18 years ago. "I lived for a reason," she said. "That reason is to keep spreading the message." Slosberg, now 33, delivers her message to...
  • Palm Beach Gardens woman accused of attacking bus driver

    Palm Beach Gardens woman accused of attacking bus driver
    In the 15 years Martial Napol has driven school buses, he said he's never been attacked. That changed Friday at about 7:20 a.m. when a woman attacked the 72-year-old elementary school bus driver from Port St. Lucie before a group of parents intervened,...
  • From segregation to Save The Music

    From segregation to Save The Music
    LAKE WORTH Willie Pyfrom has little patience for the politicians who want to rid classrooms of music. At 78, he has taught band in Palm Beach County classrooms for 54 years. And he points to what he has produced, from some of the poorest communities...
  • Bulletin Board

    Saturday Brazilian Independence Day Celebration, 6 p.m., Sanborn Square, 72 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton, one block north of Palmetto Park Road. Event incudes live music, street entertainment, dancers, samba drummer, authentic Brazilian food. Free....
  • PB School Board race has 3 incumbents, 8 new candidates

    Palm Beach County will have at least one new School Board member, and possibly up to four, before the year ends. Three incumbents are being challenged in their re-election bids, while a fourth, Jennifer Prior Brown, is stepping down, leaving an open seat...
  • Earl Maucker, commissioner, Lighthouse Point; former editor, Sun Sentinel

    Earl Maucker, commissioner, Lighthouse Point; former editor, Sun Sentinel
    Last week: We learn this week that exports are down with some of South Florida's top trading partners in Latin America and the Caribbean. Yet there is an enormous opportunity for trade and development in Cuba that we continue to ignore because it is...
  • Deputies: Principal busted after offering $20 to undercover 'hooker'

    Deputies: Principal busted after offering $20 to undercover 'hooker'
    It's summer! School's out! Yippee! And it looks like this 48-year-old school principal was seeking some hot summer fun. Tracy Wayne Shealy, an assistant principal at Royal Palm Beach Community High School, is accused of offering a hooker $20 for some...
  • PB eliminates capital budget shortfall, defers all construction

    The Palm Beach County School District has managed to balance its capital budget for next year and are no longer facing a $60 million shortfall. On Wednesday budget officials said the growth of property values, the sale of the Burt Reynold ranch and...
  • Flash flood warning issued in Palm Beach County

    Flash flood warning issued in Palm Beach County
    A flash flood warning has been issued for southeast Palm Beach County through 4 p.m., the result of thunderstorms and heavy rain in the area. The Palm Beach County School District said American Heritage School of Boca-Delray will be closed on Friday...
  • iPads, Android tablets spread in Florida classrooms

    Some see Apple iPads and Android tablets as luxury items. But one day soon for students and families across Florida they will join the list of must-have school supplies, along with backpacks, pencils and lunch pails. Tablets are a hit with consumers...
  • Random tests credited with reducing drug use among high-school athletes

    A random drug testing program in Palm Beach County schools is showing positive results in battling substance abuse, but the effort is still small in scale, officials say. Just three high schools — Suncoast, Glades Central and Palm Beach Gardens &#...