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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.



'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 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 ...



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, ...



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 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 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 ...



Palm Beach County School District Police Department investigates social media threat  WPTV West Palm Beach

The Palm Beach County School District Police Department is investigating a threat on a social media post, according to Boca Raton police.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Boca Raton swim coach loses job amid controversy  WPEC

A well-known swim coach and teacher at a local high school will not return in the fall.Officials with Boca Raton High School say they are not renewing Eric Hill's ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



West Boca Bulls charge ahead on the high school girls softball diamond  Sun Sentinel

The West Boca Raton High School girls softball team is off to its best start in years with a 10-0 record and plenty of optimism as the season rounds the turn and ...



High school swim coach under investigation  WPBF West Palm Beach

Palm Beach County School Police are investigating Boca Raton High School swimming coach Eric Hill.



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 ...



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 ...



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

Students, not teachers, for the first time lead Boca Raton High School's annual yoga flow on the football field.



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Former Greenacres Councilwoman pleads guilty to stealing $23k from Boca Raton High School  WPBF West Palm Beach

A former Greenacres councilwoman pleaded guilty Tuesday to stealing more than $23,000 from Boca Raton High School, where she used to work as a school ...



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.



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 ...



Addison Mizner Elementary Options, What Delray Schools are Facing & More  Boca Raton

While Boca reviews options for Addison Mizner elementary and school crowding, Delray faces the opposite problem with its schools.



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 ...



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.



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.



School board member: I won't support firing Boca Raton High teacher  Palm Beach Post

UPDATE: Avossa strikes new deal with Boca Raton High teacher he tried to fire ORIGINAL STORY: Palm Beach County School Board member Marcia Andrews ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



McKee stays up all night for last Project Grad at Boca High  Sun Sentinel

The students started checking in at 9 p.m. for the annual overnight event after their graduation from Boca Raton Community High School May 21.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 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.



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 ...



Florida Students Stage Walkout in Support of School Shooting Victims  PopCulture.com

While students who survived the Parkland, Florida school shooting march to the capital to meet with President Donald Trump and other legislators, students ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Viral video shows group of girls attacking teenager at South County Park in Boca Raton  WPTV.com

PBSO said there was no evidence of a hate crime in a fight at South County Park in West Boca Raton.



Florida Students March To Stoneman Douglas High To Show Solidarity Over School Shooting  HuffPost

Hundreds of students walked out of classes at a Florida high school on Tuesday morning and were marching nearly 11 miles to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High ...



Village Academy hires Dameon Hughes as football coach  Sun Sentinel

Village Academy has hired Dameon Hughes as its head football coach. Hughes takes over for Rod Huggins, who coached just one season at the school.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 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.



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Florida high school student arrested after threatening to 'shoot up' Tallahassee's Godby High  USA TODAY

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A student at Tallahassee's Godby High School was arrested Wednesday after threatening to "shoot up" the school on an Instagram post, ...



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 ...



Duke teammates, best friends, Nick O'Hara and Danny Loftus build Jupiter into champions  Sun Sentinel

Former Duke teammates and best friends Nick O'Hara and Danny Loftus led the Jupiter lacrosse program to its first state title on Saturday night. The Warriors are ...



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.



Beating of Muslim student was not hate crime, Palm Beach County deputies say  WPLG Local 10

After an investigation, Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday that it doesn't believe a recent assault on a Muslim student was a hate crime.



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 ...



South Florida Students Walk Out Of Classrooms To Show Support of Gun Control  WLRN

Students around South Florida participated in classroom walkouts one week after the mass school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Fl.



Mayor Glickstein Hosts a Last-Minute Rally so MSD Students Can Speak  Boca Raton

The Weinroth-Haynie war chests are growing, and the Delray Beach mayor helps make keep a rally for the slain students and teachers at Stoneman Douglas ...



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.



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.



Shelter locations throughout South Florida  WPTV.com

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



Boca principal's marriage proposal leads to reprimand  Sun Sentinel

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



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.



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