New Elementary and Middle School to Open in Boca Raton

Boca Raton is getting ready for a new elementary and middle school to open up in just a few days.  Verde K-8 School which is located at 6590 Verde Trail, will replace Verde Elementary School.  WPTV was able to tour the Verde K-8 School to see the safety precautions put into place due to COVID-19.  School officials say 614 students More...

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By Megan Mandatta On Friday, September 11th, 2020

Palm Beach County Lawmakers’ Letter to DeSantis: Stop Threatening Schools and Allow Science for Safe Reopening

Representatives Lois Frankel (FL-21), Ted Deutch (FL-22), and Alcee Hastings (FL-20), State Senators Lori Berman (SD-31), and Kevin Rader (SD-29), and State Representatives Joe Casello (HD-90), David Silvers (HD-87), More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, September 10th, 2020

FAU Awarded $2.4M NSF Grant to Train Data Scientist

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science in collaboration with FAU’s Schmidt College of Medicine, Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing, and Charles E. More...

By Nadia Gordon On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

College Students Preparing for an Atypical Fall Semester

In early March, students went on spring break believing that they would return. Soon after, that break was extended due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Florida Atlantic University, for example, expected in person classes More...

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

Palm Beach County to Offer course on Prejudice and Power

Discrimination and racial relations are two important topics that are ongoing within the United States as well as the rest of the world.  That is why the Palm Beach County School District is looking to More...

By Destiny Harris On Thursday, August 6th, 2020

FAU Students Aided By The New Laptop Loaner Program

First Generation students learning from home now have access to Florida Atlantic University’s new Laptop Loaner Program.  In response to COVID-19, the Johnson Scholarship Foundation recently awarded FAU’s More...

By Bocatribune On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

FAU Announces Laptop Loaner Program for First-Gen, Low-Income Students

When Florida Atlantic University transitioned to remote learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the FAU Libraries partnered with FAU’s Office of Financial Aid to assist students in need of access to educational More...

By Online Staff D On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020

“Stuff the Bus” Campaign to Collect School Supplies for Students!

Jessica Gregoire, Ali Gold and Leo Andersson The Boynton Beach Mall partners with Achievement Centers for Children & Families for the 2nd Annual “Stuff the Bus” Boynton Beach, FL – Starting More...

By Destiny Harris On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020

Palm Beach County Delays The Start of Classes Until Aug. 31

Students in Palm Beach County will have three more weeks to prepare for the start of distance learning.  Photo courtesy by Taimy Alvarez/South Florida Sun-Sentinel. The School Board made a unanimous More...

By Destiny Harris On Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Palm Beach County School District Approves Plan to Start A Virtual School Year

This morning, the School Board of Palm Beach County announced that the Superintendent’s reopening plan for the 2020-2021 school year is approved.  Palm Beach County school board meeting on July 15. Photo More...