Clewiston Christian School‘s annual fundraiser goes virtual

CLEWISTON — Clewiston Christian School is a fully accredited school for prekindergarten through 12th grade. Every year they hold a fundraiser auction. However, this year, due to COVID-19 precautions and restrictions, this year’s Annual Clewiston Christian School Auction will be held virtually. CCS says, “This auction is so very important to CCS and especially to […]

Choreographed commencement delights parents, grads

Class of 2020 at Glades Central numbers 202 BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central High School virtual graduation ceremony is set to go live online on the Palm Beach County Schools Network website on Friday, June 5, at 6:30 p.m. Quite a concerted effort of choreographing went on behind the scenes both inside GCHS and […]

Yearling’s Krista Stanley named finalist for Florida Teacher of the Year

OKEECHOBEE — The Florida Department of Education (FDOE) has begun announcing the five finalists for the 2021 Florida Teacher of the Year, and one of Okeechobee’s own has made the list. Yearling Middle School’s Krista Stanley. Mrs. Stanley found out she was of the five finalists during a video call with FDOE Chancellor Dr. Jacob […]

OHS seniors cap off 2020 with graduation

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School Class of 2020 graduated on May 30 in a ceremony held at the Okeechobee County Agri-Civic Center. The ceremony caps off what had been a tumultuous year for seniors, who unexpectedly found themselves working from home for the last few months of school. The uncertainty around COVID-19 also threw […]

Everglades Prep will send 36 off with diplomas on June 10

Commencement exercise will be an in-person handoff By Chris Felker PAHOKEE — The three dozen graduates of the Everglades Preparatory Academy Class of 2020 will have an actual, not virtual, commencement exercise this year. The unique school stands out in Palm Beach County not just for that reason, though; it’s different from most public or […]

Parents to receive elementary end-of-year report cards electronically

WEST PALM BEACH — Parents and guardians of elementary school students in Palm Beach County School District-operated schools have two ways to access their child’s year-end report cards. While report cards are typically sent home to parents with their child at the end of the year, the move to distance learning has prevented this traditional […]

More pictures from the OHS 2020 graduation ceremony

Pictures from the OHS class of 2020 graduation

Signs recognizing 2020 OHS grads put up in Okeechobee

OKEECHOBEE– The City of Okeechobee and the Okeechobee County School Board placed signs with the names and pictures of Okeechobee High School graduates in Flagler Park on May 28. The signs line the sidewalks that crisscross Flagler Parks two and three in downtown Okeechobee and will remain up until after graduation on May 30. The […]

Clewston’s Eastside Elementary announces honor roll students for fourth nine weeks

A Honor RollKindergarten — Senoya Anderson, Maria Andres Velasco, Yadiel Antonio, Michael Arnett, Danny Chilel-Vicente, Anthony Clarke, Kamoryn Damms, Aria Despiau, Nicole Diaz, Aston Dixon, Dominic Echevarria, Nalayna Flemming, Tiffany Franklin, Seth Fredette, Messi Garcia, Roselyn Gomez-Garcia, Jazmin Gonzalez Bustamante, Denny Granados, Maggie Hayes, Carter Hill, Johari Harold, Jordan Howard, Joseph Jackson, Kaveah Johnson, Jaione […]