2014 Dwyer Awards
2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards
AmeriCorps Volunteer Luncheon
Arts in Education
Beginning of the Year and Mentor of the Year Teacher Awards
Winner Scholarship
Literacy Initiative
Literacy Initiative
Medical Sciences Academy
Medical Sciences Academy
Mission Graduation
Mission Graduation
Teacher Training and Development
Winner Scholarships

Programs & Grants

Academic/Graduation Improvement

AVID – Advancement via Individual Determination
In partnership with Citi Foundation

The first of a three-year program to help Conniston Middle School reach AVID National Demonstration School level, serving as a teaching and observation site to other districts and schools.

Mission Graduation
In partnership with Bank of America

Continued funding of five AmeriCorps graduation coaches and resources for five targeted high schools striving to improve their lower than average graduation rates.

Career Education Programs

Robotics and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Education
In partnership with Aerojet Rocketdyne Foundation

Continued support for middle school robotics clubs and FIRST Robotics SWAMP (Suncoast) and MARS (Jupiter) teams. New STEM mentoring education program through partnership with Florida Atlantic University, Palm Beach County Council, Education Foundation of Palm Beach County and the School District of Palm Beach County.

Boynton Beach High School/Medical Science Academy 
In partnership with the Pew Fund

Establishment of a new choice medical career academy at Boynton Beach High School.

Health Immersion/Medical Science Academies
In partnership with the Quantum Foundation

Continued support of 34 middle and high school medical career academies.

PBC Collective Impact for Education/Local College Access Network
In partnership with education leaders working to advance public education by connecting resources

This proposal is in support of hiring a consultant to lead the group through strategic planning.

Classroom Resources and Supplies

Red Apple Supplies
In partnership with Ventus Charitable Foundation

A free school supply store piloting to four highest-needs Title 1 schools to provide necessary classroom supplies.

Teacher Development & Training

Financial Literacy for Classrooms
In partnership with the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, the Farris Foundation, the Pew Fund, U. of Wisconsin, Vanguard and Wells Fargo

A three-year program to provide state-mandated teacher training in financial skills for students grades K-12.