PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOLS
Rated “A”by the Florida Department of Education 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, & 2010The School Board of Palm Beach County, Florida
District 1 -
MONROE BENAIM, M.D.
– MR. CHUCK SHAW
– MRS. KAREN BRILL
– MRS. JENNIFER PRIOR BROWN, ESQUIRE
– MR. FRANK A. BARBIERI, JR., ESQUIRE (Chairman)
– MRS. MARCIA ANDREWSD
– DEBRA L. ROBINSON, M.D. (Vice-Chairman)
The School Board of Palm Beach County is committed to excellence in education and preparation of all our students with knowledge, skills, and ethics required for responsible citizenship and productive employment.
A Message to Students and Parents from the Superintendent
The purpose of the Student and Family Handbook is to communicate the policies,procedures, and practices for the school year to all of our students and families. Thefaculty and administration at each of our schools will strive to provide the besteducational opportunities that contribute to all students’ social-emotional growth andacademic achievement. Our focus is to create a school climate where students andschool staff can experience success in an atmosphere of mutual caring, respect, andresponsibility.Thank you for taking the time to become familiar with the content of this Handbook. Asyou review the material, we hope you realize the valuable role our practices andprocedures play in promoting a positive and orderly learning environment for you andyour family. We look forward to working together to achieve a successful andproductive school year for everyone.Sincerely,William F. Malone, Superintendent