Media Advisory: Park Vista HS hosting FAFSA & Football to help students apply for financial aid

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LAKE WORTH- Students and parents can get assistance with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) before the Park Vista High School football game vs. Seminole Ridge High School. WHAT: Parents and students can get help with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid before the evening’s football game. WHEN: Friday, November 4, 2016… Read more »

USF partners with Seminole Ridge High to offer OSHA certification

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LOXAHATCHEE – Students at Seminole Ridge High School’s Weitz Academy of Construction will soon be able to earn safety training certificates from the University of South Florida OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Center, thanks to a new partnership between the schools. While Academy of Construction students have for the past decade received OSHA’s 10-hour and… Read more »

Four schools to hold simultaneous performances of anti-bullying musical “The Weight of Words”

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WEST PALM BEACH — Students at four Palm Beach County high schools will perform the powerful anti-bullying musical “The Weight of Words” on Tuesday, Feb. 3 – and the entire community is invited. Boca Raton High School, Forest Hill High School, Palm Beach Lakes High School and Seminole Ridge High School will simultaneously host their… Read more »

Most Palm Beach County high schools earn A’s and B’s from state

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WEST PALM BEACH – Eighty percent of Palm Beach County’s district-operated and charter high schools earned A and B grades from the Florida Department of Education – an increase of 18 percentage points from 2013, despite tougher requirements for schools to earn top grades. Palm Beach County outperformed the state in the number of A-… Read more »

Media Advisory: Moving day is near for Seminole Ridge’s third Habitat for Humanity house

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LOXAHATCHEE – Work is wrapping up on the third Habitat for Humanity house built by students at the Weitz Academy of Construction at Seminole Ridge High School, and moving day is coming Monday, Dec. 15. That’s when the three bedroom, two bathroom house will be loaded onto seven tractor trailers and transported to its new… Read more »

SEMINOLE RIDGE HIGH CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT IS HERE!

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The Ridge Classic Fundraiser Golf Tournament offers great prizes, raffles, silent auction, free refreshments and fun for everyone. When? Saturday, October 26, 2013. Registration begins at 11:00 a.m. Where? Madison Green Golf Course – 2001 Crestwood Blvd N., West Palm Beach, FL 33411. The Ridge Classic benefits the students and teachers by providing funds necessary… Read more »

STUDENTS BRING TOP PRIZE FROM INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FAIR

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The International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) was recently held in Phoenix, Arizona and was attended by approximately 1,600 finalists from over 70 countries.  Seven Palm Beach County students qualified for this competition, the most of any region in Florida.   ISEF, which is sponsored by Intel, is the largest high school science research competition in… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High Creates Handmade Portraits To Honor Sandy Hook Elementary

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When Ms. Gwenn Sueling told her students that Sandy Hook Elementary was the first school she ever worked at, they felt the need to make a statement acknowledging the lives lost and the sadness and helplessness that event made us all feel. After much discussion and hard work the students painted a mural in memory… Read more »

Seminole Ridge Community High School – Health Fair

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In an effort to promote healthful eating along with physical activity and in conjunction with the March National Nutrition Month®, the School Food Service Department has organized an educational health fair to be held at Seminole Ridge Community High School.  This year’s theme is: “EAT RIGHT, YOUR WAY, EVERY DAY”  All students will be exposed… Read more »

Palm Beach County Students Featured at the Armory Center

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Palm Beach County student photographers were selected to represent their schools at the 25th Anniversary of the Armory Art Center. They are celebrating all things artful and as part of this initiative invited middle and high school art teachers to select three great works from their school for the exhibit.  Palm Beach Daily News is… Read more »

Habitat for Humanity Hawk House Now Lives In Its Westgate Neighborhood

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The modern three-bedroom home, built entirely by the students of the Seminole Ridge High (SRCH) School Construction Academy for Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County, now sits quietly in its new neighborhood in Westgate. After many months of planning, preparing, drilling, electrical and plumbing work, the house is ready for its excited new owners, Tina Cromatie and her family. The work… Read more »

Student Volunteers Paint Mural at Palms West Hospital

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Students from the Seminole Ridge Community High School chapter of the National Honors Society were invited by the administration at Palms West Hospital in Royal Palm Beach to design and paint the mural for the children’s dayroom during the weekend of June 8th, 9th and 10th 2012.  One of the main goals of the National… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High JROTC Names Team After Local War Hero

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The Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) Hawk Battalion at Seminole Ridge High School will name their Raider Team after a World War II hero Brigadier General Albin F. Irzyk. The General will address the students on Monday May 21st, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. in the Dr. Lynne K. McGee Auditorium.  There will also be… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High Habitat For Humanity House Project Featured On WXEL

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The Seminole Ridge Community High School Construction Academy is building a house for Habitat for Humanity. The Seminole Ridge Habitat Hawk House project will be featured on WXEL-channel 42, Monday, April 30th at 5:30 PM. The Education Network has also produced a segment about the project which can be viewed at https://vodcast.palmbeachschools.org/player/BFBTN . The home… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High School Teacher Earns State Book Award

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Virginia Lynn Moylan, Seminole Ridge High School English teacher has been chosen as the 2012 Florida Book Award Silver Medal recipient in the category of non-fiction for her literary biography Zora Neale Hurston’s Final Decade, published by the University Press of Florida.  Moylan and this year’s other Florida Book Award winners were recognized at the… Read more »

Youth Panel Presented as Initiative of Superintendent’s Task Force to Increase Graduation and Reduce Suspensions of African American Males

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The voices of young, African American males will be heard during the panel discussion scheduled for early March at Bear Lakes Middle School.  High school students have been identified to participate as presenters during the discussion that will include topics such as History, Education, Character, and Careers.  We Read to Lead is the theme for… Read more »

Florida Department of Education Selects District Administrator as Literacy Leader of the Year

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Maria Lloyd, Assistant Principal at Seminole Ridge Community High School has been selected by the Florida Department of Education as one of the two High School Literacy Leaders of the Year. These individuals are selected from district and school level administrators from around the state, who demonstrate superior leadership qualities and advance policies to foster… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High School Teacher Highlights American Literature

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Virginia Lynn Moylan Authors “Zora Neale Hurston’s Final Decade”   Mrs. Virginia Lynn Moylan, English Teacher at Seminole Ridge High School, has written a biography, published by the University Press of Florida, dealing with the final years of 20th-century American writer and folklorist Zora Neale Hurston, most famous for her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. … Read more »

Seminole Ridge High School Teacher Recognized For Outstanding Speech And Debate Coaching Skills

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Mierka Drucker receives National Diamond Coach Award Mierka C. Drucker, English Teacher at Seminole Ridge Community High School recently received the Diamond Coach Award by the National Forensic League (NFL) for her excellence in coaching speech and debate activities.  Diamond Awards recognize excellence, and Ms. Drucker’s receiving this honor represents more than 2,000 speech performances… Read more »

Palm Beach County Students Are Greeted With Positive Underage Drinking Prevention Messages In Their School Buses

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For the first time, Palm Beach County students riding the bus this week were greeted with colorful, positive underage drinking prevention messages inside their buses. Project SMART partnered with the Acreage Loxahatchee Rotary Club to present the Alcohol Prevention Poster Contest to invite county students to give their peers a positive alcohol abuse prevention message.  … Read more »

Project SMART Announces Alcohol Prevention Poster Winners

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Student Intervention Services in the Department of Safe Schools developed Project SMART to address the issues of underage drinking in Palm Beach County schools. As part of the initiative’s numerous prevention activities, Project SMART is partnering with the Acreage Loxahatchee Rotary Club to present the Alcohol Prevention Poster Contest. Approximately 500 entries were submitted from Palm… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High Hosts “Groundbreaking” Ceremony for Habitat for Humanity Modular House Built by Student

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Seminole Ridge High School is holding a “groundbreaking” ceremony for the new modular house project the students will build in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Palm Beach County.   When? Friday, February 4, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. Where? Seminole Ridge High School’s Cafeteria. 4601 Seminole Pratt Whitney Rd., Loxahatchee, FL 33470 A first-of-its kind venture… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High Hosts “Groundbreaking” Ceremony for New Modular House Project Built by Students

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Seminole Ridge High School is holding a “groundbreaking” ceremony for the new modular house project the students will build in partnership with Habitat for Humanity When? Friday, February 4, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. Where? Seminole Ridge High School’s Cafeteria.  4601 Seminole Pratt Whitney Rd., Loxahatchee, FL 33470 A first-of-its kind venture in Palm Beach County where… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High Continues Improving School Grade

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Seminole Ridge High continues achieving good grades according to the latest report released by the Florida Department of Education.  The school is now “A” rated and will strive to maintain this grade in the future years. The teachers and administrators have been implementing various strategies such as Book It, an initiative that encourages all students… Read more »

Seminole Ridge High School Wins Junior Army Competition

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Seminole Ridge High School Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) participated in the West Palm Beach Veterans Day Parade that recently took place which honored our American Veterans.  The Hawk Battalion marched with 124 Cadets nearly a mile on Clematis street along with three other JROTC Cadet Battalions from W.T. Dwyer, Forest Hill, and Atlantic… Read more »