William T. Dwyer High School

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William T. Dwyer High School
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
United States
Type Public (magnet) secondary
Established 1991
School district Palm Beach County School District
Principal Glenda Sheffield
Grades 9–12
Campus Suburban
Color(s) Navy Blue, Silver, Maroon
Nickname Panthers
Yearbook Panthera

William T. Dwyer High School is a public high school for grades 9–12 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States. The school was named for William T. Dwyer, former vice president of Pratt & Whitney's Government Products Division and a community leader in Palm Beach County.[1] It is best known for its Academy of Finance Program, which is part of the National Academy Foundation. It is also an International Baccalaureate school. Since the founding in 1991 William T. Dwyer High School competes for state championships in several of their varsity sports including football, basketball, and lacrosse.


We strive to educate students and to assist them in realizing their full potential as responsible, productive, contributing members of society by providing an educational environment in which students are challenged, excellence is expected and differences are valued.

Notable alumni[edit]

Sports Achievements[edit]

Football State Championships 2009(Class 5A), 2013(Class 7A) Basketball State Championships 2004(Class 5A), 2005(Class 5A), 2011(Class 5A)


  1. ^ "The Dwyer Awards". Retrieved September 3, 2011. 

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Coordinates: 26°52′34″N 80°06′19″W / 26.8761111°N 80.1052778°W / 26.8761111; -80.1052778