School District of Palm Beach County

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School District of Palm Beach County
School District of Palm Beach County logo.gif
Type and location
Type Public
Grades Pre-K through 12
Country USA
Location Fulton-Holland Educational Services Center
Palm Springs, FL
District information
Superintendent Wayne Gent
Budget $2.5 billion (2010–11)
Students and staff
Students 171,692 (2010–11)
Teachers 12,443 (2010–11)
Staff 21,495 (2010–11)
Other information
Website www.palmbeachschools.org

The School District of Palm Beach County (SDPBC) is the thirteenth largest public school district in the United States, and the fifth largest school district in Florida. The District encompasses all of Palm Beach County. For the 2010–2011 academic year, enrollment totals 171,692 students in Pre-K through 12th grades. The District operates a total of 187 schools: 107 elementary, 33 middle, 24 high, 17 alternative, 2 adult and community, 1 intermediate, 2 Exceptional Student Education (ESE), and 2 K-12. It has 21,495 employees and 37,036 volunteers.[1]

Established in 1909, the District was known as the Palm Beach County Board of Public Instruction until the mid-1980s. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.[2] The District's headquarters are in the Fulton-Holland Educational Services Center in Palm Springs.[3][4][5]

Schools[edit]

As of 2010–2011, the District is responsible for the following schools:[6]

Adult & Community[edit]

Alternative[edit]

Elementary[edit]

ESE[edit]

Middle[edit]

Intermediate[edit]

  • Beacon Cove Intermediate

K-12[edit]

High[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District Facts At A Glance 2010–11" (PDF). The School District of Palm Beach County. February 3, 2011. Retrieved February 18, 2011. 
  2. ^ "About Us". The School District of Palm Beach County. Retrieved February 18, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Welcome to the School District of Palm Beach County." School District of Palm Beach County. Retrieved on March 28, 2010. "Fulton-Holland Educational Services Center 3300 Forest Hill Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33406."
  4. ^ "2006 Districting Map." Village of Palm Springs. Retrieved on March 29, 2010.
  5. ^ "Districting Map." Village of Palm Springs. Retrieved on March 29, 2010.
  6. ^ "Schools by Educational Level" (PDF). The School District of Palm Beach County. July 14, 2010. Retrieved February 18, 2011. 

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