Royal Palm Beach HS Senior Gets Hands-On Biotech Experience at UF to Develop Heart Stent

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ROYAL PALM BEACH - Royal Palm Beach High School senior Bobbi-Ann Matheson spent seven weeks this summer  in the Student Science Training Program at the University of Florida as a research assistant on a project to develop a polymer cardiac stent. “I never knew material science and biology worked so well together.” Matheson said, “I got… Read more »

District’s graduation rate outperforms state, large school districts

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WEST PALM BEACH – The School District of Palm Beach County had the highest graduation rate among Florida’s largest school districts and exceeded the state’s average, according to figures released Tuesday by the Florida Department of Education. The District’s graduation rate of 79.4 percent for the 2014-15 school year exceeded the state’s average of 77.8… Read more »

Media Advisory: Royal Palm Beach High hosts Academy Open House on Dec. 8

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ROYAL PALM BEACH – Royal Palm Beach High School will hold an Academy Open House on Tuesday, Dec. 8 for eighth grade students and their parents. Interested families can tour the campus, meet teachers and gain valuable information about the school’s Choice programs, clubs, activities and athletics. WHAT: Royal Palm Beach High Academy Open House… Read more »

Palm Beach County corporations hosting district STEM teachers in summer externships

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WEST PALM BEACH – Seven Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) teachers from the School District of Palm Beach County will work a month-long paid externship with five corporations, gaining valuable real-world experience that they will bring back to the classroom. The STEM Externship Program, which begins Monday, July 6, is a joint partnership between the… Read more »

Royal Palm Beach High reaches important benchmark in becoming an IB World School

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ROYAL PALM BEACH – Royal Palm Beach High School reached an important milestone toward implementing the School District of Palm Beach County’s newest International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, when its Application for Candidacy was accepted by the IB. Royal Palm Beach High will officially become an IB Candidate School on Sept. 1, and begins the process… Read more »

International Baccalaureate program coming to Royal Palm Beach High School

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ROYAL PALM BEACH – A new International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme is coming to Royal Palm Beach High School for the 2015-2016 school year, making it the sixth district-operated high school in Palm Beach County to offer this rigorous curriculum to students. Approximately 100 seats are available in Royal Palm Beach High’s IB program for incoming… Read more »

Royal Palm Beach High earns Presidential Youth Fitness Program grant

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ROYAL PALM BEACH – Royal Palm Beach High School students will use technology to help students track and meet their personal health and fitness goals, thanks to a three-year, $7,500 grant from the Presidential Youth Fitness Program. The school will use the grant money to buy software and a virtual training package to allow students… Read more »

District debate students headed to national tournament

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WEST PALM BEACH – Eighteen high school debate students from four district-operated high schools are among the 27 debate champions representing Palm Beach County at the National Speech & Debate Association’s 2015 National Speech and Debate Championship Tournament. Students will compete in categories ranging from Public Forum Debate and Dramatic Interpretation to Original Oratory and… Read more »

STUDENTS AND COMMUNITY TO LEARN THE PERILS OF UNSAFE DRIVING AT YOUTH SAFETY DAY TOMORROW

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The Students Against Destructive Decisions Club and Student Council at Royal Palm Beach High School have teamed up to share an important message with their student body and the community – a message about the perils of unsafe driving.  They believe that delivering this message in an engaging and interactive format is the key to its… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH STUDENTS WIN BIG AT SECME COMPETITION

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Royal Palm Beach High School students won the regional District SECME competition to build and run a car powered by the energy derived from a mousetrap. The following students competed against more than twelve other Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) high schools throughout Palm Beach County: Stanley Bullard, Nick Bumgardner, Aziz-Abdul Clarke, Azana Clarke,… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH SCHOOL HOSTING GOLF TOURNAMENT FUNDRAISING EVENT

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Royal Palm Beach High School is hosting a golf tournament fundraising event Saturday, March 8, 2014 at The Links at Madison Green located at 2001 Crestwood Boulevard North, Royal Palm Beach.  “We welcome your participation and sponsorship for the golf tournament fundraising event and thank you in advance for your support,” said Laurie Cotton, Royal Palm Beach… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH HOSTS “THE LAST ALBUM: EYES FROM THE ASHES”

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Royal Palm Beach High School is honored to host “The Last Album: Eyes From The Ashes of Auschwitz and Birkenau,” a unique and important exhibit of cherished personal photographs found carefully packed in the belongings of imprisoned Jewish families. Dr. Ann Weiss, the daughter of Holocaust survivors, discovered over 2000 photographs brought by individuals and… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS RECOGNIZED AT THE SIXTH SUNVITATIONAL SPEECH & DEBATE TOURNAMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL IN DAVIE

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  Royal Palm Beach High School Wildcat Speech & Debate team competed at its largest national tournament to date with students from 19 different states, at the Sunvitational Speech & Debate Tournament at the University School in Davie. The event took place on January 11-12, 2014. The tournament featured competition in Lincoln-Douglas Debate (TOC bids), Public… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH SCHOOL GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

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Royal Palm Beach Community High School won for the second year in a row the Unified Local Food Drive which was led by the PBSO District 9 and the Village of Royal Palm Beach.     Royal Palm Beach Community High School competed with other area schools and collected over 2,800 cans and boxes of… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH TO HOLD CHOICE ACADEMIES OPEN HOUSE

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Royal Palm Beach High School will host a CHOICE Academies Open House Tuesday, November 5, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Students currently in Grade 8 and their parents are invited to visit the campus to learn about program offerings and discover a sense of campus life.   “November 5th you will meet school administration… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS LEARN ABOUT THE HOLOCAUST FROM A SURVIVOR

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The Holocaust Cross Curriculum Week and Assembly Program at Royal Palm Beach Community High School started with teachers from different disciplines taking the time to teach about the Holocaust to their classes. The week ended with an assembly where over twenty teachers and more than 600 students shared their knowledge and lessons learned during the program…. Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH GRADUATE AWARDED NATIONALLY

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Anthony Nadeau, a recent graduate of Royal Palm Beach High School was this year’s champion in the category of Dramatic Interpretation at the National Forensic League National Speech & Debate Tournament that took place over the summer in Birmingham, AL. Along with the title, Anthony also receives a $5000 scholarship!      “I am very… Read more »

ROYAL PALM BEACH HIGH TEACHER LEARNS ABOUT THE HOLOCAUST AT NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

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Darrell M. Schwartz, teacher at Royal Palm Beach Community High School has been selected, with a full scholarship, to attend the Appalachian State Universities 12th Annual Martin & Doris Rosen Symposium on Remembering the Holocaust: A Summer Symposium for Educators and the Community.  Mr. Schwartz is the lead teacher of the International Business Academy as well… Read more »

ART TEACHERS ASSOCIATION AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO DESERVING STUDENTS

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Acquille Dunkley from Royal Palm Beach Community High School and Taylor Goldenberg from Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts are the two recipients of the 2012-2013 Palm Beach County Art Teachers Association Annual Scholarship. Each of them has been awarded $1,000.00 towards their college education.  Acquille Dunkley will attend Digital Media Arts College… Read more »

Don’t Miss Interpretation Performances By Top Palm Beach County Students

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The 2013 Spring Showcase Dinner Theatre delights attendees with a collection of debate interpretation performances from the top students in Royal Palm Beach High School and Wellington High School. When? Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. Where? Royal Palm Beach High School – 10600 Okeechobee Blvd., Royal Palm Beach, FL. Students who have qualified… Read more »

Shattered Dreams – Increasing Awareness About The Impact Of Distracted Driving

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Palm Beach Central High, Wellington High and Royal Palm Beach High in coordination with various community organizations present Shattered Dreams, a dramatization of the impact of distracted driving and the effects that it can bring into anyone’s life.          The presentation of Shattered Dreams portrays the risk of engaging into other activities while… Read more »

Royal Palm Beach High’s Speech & Debate Heads To Nationals

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The Royal Palm Beach High School Speech & Debate team competed in the National Forensic League Panther District Finals that took place at Royal Palm Beach High School.  This tournament qualifies the top three in each event to the NFL National Championship Tournament Competition, which takes place this year in Birmingham, AL. The tournament features… Read more »

Royal Palm Beach High Hosts “Best” State Leadership Conference

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More than 1000 students from across the State of Florida recently came together to develop their leadership, responsibility and personal growth skills at the Florida Association of Student Councils Conference. Royal Palm Beach High School had the honor to host this event and the results were extraordinary. Click here to view a video of the… Read more »

3rd Annual Royal Palm Beach Schools Art Showcase

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 Royal Palm Beach High School extends a warm invitation to the community to come celebrate and support the present and future Wildcat artists.   When?  Thursday, March 14, 2013 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.  Where?  Royal Palm Beach High School cafeteria – 10600 Okeechobee Blvd., Royal Palm Beach, FL  The 3rd Annual Royal Palm Beach High… Read more »

Royal Palm Beach High Speech and Debate Student Best in the Nation

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Having the capability of persuading an audience can be considered one of the most powerful skills a person can have. After all, the purpose of a political debate is to influence voters to make a decision and justify points of views. The students at Royal Palm Beach High School are mastering this art and recently… Read more »