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Boca Raton Person in custody following Boca Raton High School lockdown Scott Sutton 12:16 PM  WPTV.com

BOCA RATON, Fla. — One person is in custody after Boca Raton High School was placed on lockdown after a domestic disturbance near the school around ...



Boca Raton High School On Lockdown  BocaNewsNow.com

UPDATE (1:30p): Situation is under control. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton Police) -- Boca Raton High School is on a Code Red ...



Boca Raton High's Shoot for the Cure continues to help fight against breast cancer  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School hosted the 10th annual Shoot for the Cure tournament that helps raise money for breast cancer research and awareness.



Boca High Bobcats football looking for postseason bid  Sun Sentinel

Brandon Walker said it was an opportunity he just couldn't pass up. Named head coach of the Boca Raton High School football team in the spring, he said he is ...



School officials set out to find kids enrolled under fake addresses. Here’s what happened.  Sun Sentinel

To maintain a coveted seat this year at Boca Raton High School, families had to prove this summer they lived in the attendance zone. The result: The campus ...



Former high school swim coach accused of touching girl’s butt  Sun Sentinel

A teenage girl accused a former Boca Raton Community High School swim coach of inappropriately touching or grabbing her three times, and the state ...



Boca Raton High's boys soccer coach earns 300th victory  Sun Sentinel

When Boca Raton High School boys soccer coach Marcelo Castillo coached his team to a penalty kick victory over visiting Monarch in the District 12-5A ...



Boca Raton High boys basketball team getting comfortable on the court  Sun Sentinel

The Boca Raton High School boys basketball team is starting to string together some good performances after a sluggish start.



Ex-Boca Raton High swim coach under investigation, won't return to teach in fall  Broward Politics

Eric Hill, 41, of Boca Raton, swim coach at Boca Raton High School, has been the subject of an investigation since April 16 into an alleged simple battery, ...



'Shark Tank' stars give Boca students their million-dollar tips for success  Sun Sentinel

The charismatic multimillionaires who promote entrepreneurship on “Shark Tank” thrilled more than 1500 Olympic Heights High School students on Monday with ...



Former Boca Raton High principal demoted for letting students audit classes  Broward Politics

Geoff McKee, a popular former principal of Boca Raton High School, has been demoted for allowing dozens of ambitious students to take classes that did not ...



Former Boca HS swim coach charged with battery  WPBF West Palm Beach

A former swim coach at Boca Raton High School has been charged with Battery for inappropriately touching a teenage girl.



Boca Raton High names new swim coach amid investigation of former coach  Palm Beach Post

Boca Raton High School has hired a new swim coach following the dismissal of the school's previous coach amid a Palm Beach County School Police ...



Boca Raton girls represent in US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program  Sun Sentinel

Florida Atlantic University coach Patrick Baker has worked with the South Region US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program Girls teams for years.



School Boundaries, Campaign Updates And More  Boca Raton

There could be fewer students at Boca Raton High School this year than the Palm Beach County School District had projected. You read that right. Official ...



Boca Raton Swim Team makes strides in Florida Gold Coast Senior Championships  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton Swim Team head coach Allan Williams brought 11 swimmers to the Florida Gold Coast Senior Championships and was pleased with their ...



Spanish River High School football player suffers head injury  WPTV West Palm Beach

A Spanish River High School football player is recovering at Delray Medical Center after suffering a head injury Friday night.



Spanish River High junior wins Girls 4A race at invitational in Boca Raton  Sun Sentinel

Rylee Pustilnik said her performance in the 36th annual Spanish River Cross Country Invitational at South County Park in Boca Raton wasn't her best, which ...



Boca Raton teen golfer making major strides toward LPGA pro tour  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton's Dana Williams, who will begin her senior year at West Boca Raton High School next month, is fine-tuning her skills during this week's U.S. Girls ...



Coach: Spanish River football player hospitalized with brain injury  Palm Beach Post

As law enforcement officers and EMTs responded to a shooting during a Palm Beach Central High School football game Friday night, first responders were also ...



Combating capacity issues | Opinion  Sun Sentinel

In recent months, there has been much said about school capacity of Boca Raton schools. As far as I am concerned, too many liberties are being taken, and ...



The March of the Living spurs Boca Raton native to write play about the Holocaust  Sun Sentinel

It was a nervous habit. Tyler Ellman anxiously tapped and shuffled his feet as he walked through the Auschwitz concentration camp, spurring questioning looks ...



Saint Andrew's School swimmer wins top award at prestigious meet  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton's Tomas Piza doesn't mind the “grind” associated with swimming. The 18-year-old senior at Saint Andrew's School in Boca Raton recently won both ...



Former FL HS Coach of the Year Banned By Center for SafeSport  SwimSwam

Eric Hill, a former high school swim coach in Florida, has been banned by the U.S. Center for SafeSport. He's accused of inappropriately touching a 16-year-old ...



Boca High Teacher Sues School District, Hearing Set For June 7th  BocaNewsNow.com

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The ongoing drama between Boca Raton High School Phys. Ed. teacher Max Spinner and the Palm Beach County ...



District: Boca Raton High swim coach Eric Hill under investigation  Palm Beach Post

Boca Raton boys and girls swimming coach Eric Hill has been removed from his coaching and teaching positions at the school due to a Palm Beach County ...



Haynie Faces Ethics Charges, Updates on Medical Marijuana, Midtown and More  Boca Raton

Probable cause is not great news for Susan Haynie, and Crocker files the BIg One against the City.



District tackles overcrowding in Boca Raton schools  Sun Sentinel

Demand to attend Boca Raton's public schools is rising, and the Palm Beach County School District said it is trying to come up with solutions. “Your schools are ...



Meet Your Boca Raton City Council Seat A Candidates: Kathy Cottrell  The Boca Raton Tribune

By: Michael Demyan. Kathy Cottrell will be running against Tamara McKee and Andy Thomson for City Council Seat A in the upcoming election on Aug. 28.



Local player now soccer national champion  WPBF West Palm Beach

If you check out Sebastian Elney's social media accounts, the first thing you notice is a video of Elney celebrating.



OPINION: Politics Should Not Crowd Out Finding Solutions to Address School Capacity  Boca Raton

There should be no room for politics with respect to the safety and education of our children.



Man comes back from a coma, and years later gets college degree  Sun Sentinel

A Boca Raton man will receive an associate's degree from Palm Beach State College and go on to Florida Atlantic University, years after he spent months in ...



The ABCs of School Crowding in Boca  Boca Raton

There is enough reality about Boca Raton's public schools to undercut every assumption on this subject from the city council. School crowding arose most ...



Boca Raton removes interim tag, names John Peterson basketball coach  Sun Sentinel

After a seasonlong trial run, Boca Raton has removed the interim tag and officially named John Peterson its boys basketball coach. Taking over less than a week ...



Boca Raton joins calls for school security  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton joined the chorus of voices urging Congress and state lawmakers to keep schoolchildren safe from gun violence and make schools safer in the ...



After Haynie's arrest, Boca voters to pick new mayor, councilmember in special election  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie's arrest and subsequent suspension from office has triggered a special election and three candidates are competing for each ...



Voters may be asked to OK new tax for teacher pay, school cops and counselors  Sun Sentinel

For the third time in four years, Palm Beach County voters may be asked to raise taxes to benefit schools. They said yes in 2014 to a property tax to pay arts and ...



Delray Students First Expands To Boca, Boynton Becomes 'Bound For College'  Delray Newspaper

Organization preparing students for college gets new name, grows reach. By: Rich Pollack Contributing Writer. Delray Students First, an organization that ...



1,000 practice yoga at Boca High. It's taught by student with autism.  Sun Sentinel

Boca High student Michael Gorlano has flexibility, poise, balance -- and autism. And as he demonstrated on Thursday, he also has the ability to guide 1,000 of ...



Jupiter tops Bishop Moore to capture first boys lacrosse state title  Sun Sentinel

Jupiter beat Bishop Moore 11-8 on Saturday night to capture its first boys lacrosse state title. The Warriors are the first public school in Florida history to win the ...



Butterfly release to support Faulk Center, Boca High photography on display  Sun Sentinel

The Faulk Center for Counseling, 22455 Boca Rio Road, will observe Mental Health Awareness Month with a butterfly release.



Boca teen helps Scots water polo team excel in Sunshine State Games  Sun Sentinel

The 25th annual Sunshine State Games (SSG) Water Polo Championships brought out the best in Boca Raton 16-year-old Vuk Janus. Janus, who started ...



Boca Raton fined 14K by FHSAA for illegal offseason basketball practice; coach suspended  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School has been fined $14000 and placed on administrative probation by the FHSAA for holding an illegal boys basketball practice out of ...



Planning a funeral? Holding it on school property no longer an option  Sun Sentinel

Palm Beach County School Board likely will approve limitations on public swims, politicking and memorial services in its buildings.



Boca High's message of inclusion reaches Olympic-size audience  Sun Sentinel

We Dine Together, a group started by Boca Raton High students, has received national attention, including being part of an ad airing during the Super Bowl and ...



Stoneman Douglas girls soccer team goes undefeated in fundraising event  Sun Sentinel

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School girls soccer team was one of four participants to play in the 10th annual Shoot for the Cure tournament at Boca ...



Former Boca Raton football coach Eddie Giersbrook files FHSAA appeal nearly decade after firing  Sun Sentinel

Former Boca Raton High football coach Eddie Giersbrook, who was fired in 2009 after the FHSAA alleged he illegally recruited his star quarterback, is appealing ...



Former FL HS Coach Won't Return To Teach While Under Investigation  SwimSwam

Eric Hill, the former Florida high school swim coach under investigation, won't return to Boca Raton High School to teach, local paper the Sun-Sentinel reports.



Bobcats laser focused on another boys volleyball playoff run  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School senior boys volleyball player Matthew Savoca and his teammates gained invaluable experience from last season's stunning defeat to ...



Delray Beach student among 140 ‘Global Leaders’ raising money for education  Sun Sentinel

A high school student at American Heritage School of Boca and Delray is among 140 students chosen as “Global Leaders” for a program that helps raise money ...



Jupiter Warriors boys win first state lacrosse championship  Palm Beach Post

Jupiter showed that public schools can play lacrosse, too.The Warriors became the first public-school lacrosse team to win a state title since the Florida High ...



Man dies after brutal fight in Boca Raton  WPBF West Palm Beach

A man dies after a fight on NW 13 Street near Boca Raton High School in Boca Raton. Whitney Burbank reports.



Home Town Rockers Play Sold-Out #ParklandStrong Benefit Concert  Boca Raton

Rain and outdoor arenas don't bode well for rock shows, but the fans weren't bothered by it at the sold-out #ParklandStrong Wednesday night.



Boca Raton-area school teams win Philanthropy Tank funding  Sun Sentinel

The third annual Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank had its final round of competition recently with more than 400 parents, students, local business leaders and ...



American Heritage girls claim first state championship in lacrosse  Palm Beach Post

Considered one of the top teams in the nation, American Heritage can now say it is definitively the best girls lacrosse team in Florida.The Stallions shut down ...



Jupiter tops St. Andrew's to advance to state title game for first time in school history  Sun Sentinel

Jupiter beat St. Andrew's 12-5 to advance to the boys lacrosse state championship game for the first time in school history.



Boca High student says her anti-Clinton shirt got her removed from class  Sun Sentinel

One week before her first Election Day as a registered voter, a Boca Raton High School senior said she was disciplined over her shirt condemning Democrat ...



Boca Raton to host 2018 flag football, lacrosse state championships  Palm Beach Post

Palm Beach County will get a double dose of state tournament competition in May. The Florida High School Athletic Association announced Thursday it will hold ...



State lacrosse preview: 10 things to watch for with St. Andrew's, Jupiter and American Heritage-Delray  Sun Sentinel

St. Andrew's, Jupiter and American Heritage-Delray will play in the Florida boys and girls lacrosse state tournament this weekend in Boca Raton. Here are ten ...



Keep Rodgers on Boca Raton council, add Grossman | Editorial  Sun Sentinel

On the Boca Raton City Council, the Sun Sentinel Editorial Board endorses Jeremy Rodgers for Seat C and Armand Grossman for Seat D.



Palm Beach co-wrestlers of the year: Alex Bordeau, West Boca senior; Troy Jaffy, Olympic Heights senior  Sun Sentinel

When Alex Bordeau returned home after winning the 195-pound division in Class 2A state wrestling championship, he found his 1996 Jeep Cherokee painted in ...



Parents, students find school start times stressful. Should they change?  Sun Sentinel

The Palm Beach County School Board agreed to research start times at its schools.



Boca High to perform slapstick comedy "Moon Over Buffalo"  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School will perform the slapstick comedy "Moon Over Buffalo" for its fall production.



St. Andrew's dominates Belen Jesuit to advance to state final four  Sun Sentinel

St. Andrew's cruised past Belen Jesuit, 9-1, to advance to the boys lacrosse state tournament for the first time since 2012.



PBSO deputy pleads no contest in Delray crash that left UCF student in coma  Palm Beach Post

Michael D'Avanzo pleaded no contest to traffic citations for running a stop sign and driving 53 mph in a 25 mph zone. DELRAY BEACH — The Palm Beach ...



Eating alone at school: How four students began mission to end isolation  Sun Sentinel

Four Boca Raton High students, including three Haitian immigrants, start group to end social isolation at school.



Chris Carrabba on Gun Rights and Why He's Not Preparing a Set List for #ParklandStrong - Boca Magazine  Boca Raton

In February, fans of Dashboard Confessional were ecstatic with the release of the band's first album in almost a decade, “Crooked Shadows.” It was a time of ...



Satanism causing free speech debates in Boca Raton  Sun Sentinel

The group of between four to six protesters were met by a group of about equal supporters of teacher Preston Smith, who is known for having placed a Satanic ...



The Worst-Worst Case for Delray Beach?  Boca Raton

No legislation, however, threatens Delray Beach more than bills that would affect community redevelopment agencies.



Boca Raton's Levente Varga and St. Andrew's Kate Cassidy: All-Palm Beach water polo Players of the Year  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High senior Levente Varga and St. Andrew's senior Kate Cassidy are the Sun Sentinel's 2017 All-Palm Beach water polo Players of the Year.



Loneliness is universal: Boca students' message that nobody should eat alone is heard worldwide  Sun Sentinel

Four students started this school year with a simple message: no one at Boca Raton High should have to eat alone if they don't want to. By the end of the year, ...



"She may never be the same," father of injured woman sobs  Palm Beach Post

PBSO deputy Michael D'Avanzo wasn't criminally charged but faces two traffic tickets in the Delray Beach crash that left UCF student Farrah Fox in a coma.



After Satanic request, PBC schools call for a ban on religious banners  Palm Beach Post

Leaders of Palm Beach County's public school system want to do away with religious banners on school campuses, seven months after a secular activist ...



Signing Day: Boca High football player chooses Harvard over Ga. Tech  WPBF West Palm Beach

Four more student athletes at Boca Raton High School participated in Signing Day Thursday afternoon. FULL STORY.



Boca Raton man stands strong against bullying  Sun Sentinel

Nick Vujicic was born with no arms or legs. There was no medical reason for his condition. He was so bullied as a child that at age 10 he attempted suicide in his ...



Jupiter one win away from first state boys lacrosse title  Palm Beach Post

Jupiter is one win away from its first boys lacrosse title.The Warriors took down cross-county rival St. Andrew's in the state semifinal at Boca Raton High on Friday ...



Deaths in South Florida: 10/24  Sun Sentinel

To place a Sun Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. Peacefully, on Monday, October 22, 2018, in Montreal, ...



Student athletes making history at Boca Raton High School  WPBF West Palm Beach

Four more student athletes at Boca Raton High School participated in Signing Day Thursday afternoon.



West Boca High gets new principal  Sun Sentinel

Craig Sommer, 39, principal at Pine Jog Elementary in West Palm Beach for the past year, will be the new principal at West Boca High School. West Boca Raton ...



Boca students connect at Outward Bound  Sun Sentinel

Story covering the recent gathering of students from Weinbaum Yeshiva High School and Rosenblatt High School at Donna Klein Jewish Academy (both in Boca ...



Jewish high school will move to new campus  Sun Sentinel

Orthodox Jewish school will move in 2016 to Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County campus.



Boca Teen Creates Kid Friendly Lip Balm, Sunscreen With Help From Dad  Boca Newspaper

Goof Balms have personalities of their own. By: Marisa Herman Associate Editor. Ace Schwartz refused to wear lip balm no matter how chapped his lips got ...



Teachers shine at Sunrise Rotary event  Sun Sentinel

Twenty-two Boca and West Boca public school teachers were honored at the 29th annual Teacher of the Year Awards, a Boca Raton tradition.



Weeks after facing firing, ex-Boca High teacher happy to be back in classroom  MyPalmBeachPost

High school teacher Samantha Major gutted through the fallout of an attempt to mentor a troubled student. She suffered through seven months of exile on desk ...



The Grinch is Gone, Brightline and Other Boca News of Note  Boca Raton

There is less drama this year about holiday displays and it's almost all aboard for Brightline—and what will Coach Kiffin do?



Boca principal's marriage proposal leads to reprimand  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High Principal Geoff McKee receives reprimand for proposing at high school stadium.



Boca, St. Thomas driven to defend state volleyball titles  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School's girls' volleyball team has picked up where it left off last season when they won their final 13 games en route to a 24-2 record and the ...



Florida School Grades: Palm Beach County's district retains B rating  Palm Beach Post

In Palm Beach County, 41 schools improve their grades, 21 drop. Highlights include one school jumping from an F to a B.



Hurricane Matthew: West Boca High shelter 'safest place,' resident says  Palm Beach Post

By 11 a.m., about 100 people had set up mattresses and sleeping bags on the floor of the cafeteria at West Boca Raton High School, the site of a ...



Lady Bobcats battling early season adversity in bid to return to states  Sun Sentinel

The Boca Raton High School girls varsity soccer team was on an incredible 25-game winning streak last season when the unexpected happened in the Florida ...



Firefighters unveil new ladder truck to serve Boca Raton mall, schools  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton firefighters welcomed their new 75-foot ladder truck, which cost $1.1 million fully equipped.



West Boynton Lady Bandits prepares for college showcases in 2019  Sun Sentinel

The West Boynton Lady Bandits 14U girls fastpitch travel softball team enjoyed success during its fall campaign and played at a high level as the team reached ...



American Heritage-Delray tops Lake Highland to capture first state title  Sun Sentinel

American Heritage-Delray topped Lake Highland Prep 10-7 to capture its first girls lacrosse state championship. Syracuse commit Caitlyn Wurzburger tallied two ...



Miami football spring game could be impacted by a crossfire hurricane  FanSided

The Miami football spring game might be moved because of a Rolling Stones concert at Hard Rock Stadium. April 20 is the anticipated Spring game date.



Petrolia Loses Case Against Lifeguard Towers, and Other Notes From Delray and Boca  Boca Raton

Although the case against "expensive" lifeguard towers falls apart, some people still have questions about the Delray Tennis Center contract.



City, cadets ready for Memorial Day ceremony  Sun Sentinel

The city of Boca Raton will team up with at least 80 NJROTC cadets for the annual Memorial Day Observance at 9 a.m. May 29 in the Boca Raton Cemetery.



Shelter locations throughout South Florida  WPTV.com

This is a listing of shelters that will be available across South Florida.



Suspects To Face Charges In Brutal Beat Down of 14-year-old Student  NBC 6 South Florida

The suspects who violently punched and pummelled a 14-year-old Palm Beach County student to the ground will soon be charged with simple battery, ...



School district offers free summer meals at 141 sites  Sun Sentinel

Classes finish June 2, but children 18 and younger can get free breakfast and lunch over the summer on weekdays at 141 sites, mostly schools offering ...



Palm Beach County schools hit a high note in the arts  Sun Sentinel

First ladies visit Bak Middle School while the chorus of S.D. Spady Elementary in Delray perform in Carnegie Hall.



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