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  • September 27Law Club Mtg (9/28 @ 3 pm)

  • December 12Freshman Rush--Parent Edition 1/12/17

  • December 5Club Night & Basketball Tailgate 1/17/17

  • Is There a Biotechnology Lab Assistant on Campus?

    Is There a Biotechnology Lab Assistant on Campus?

    Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

    September 29, 2017

    Congratulations to Biotechnology Academy student, La'Mont Lee, for passing the BACE (Biotechnician Assistant Credentialing Exam) last school year! The test is designed "to assess core skills and knowledge sets identified by industry, and represented within the academic and performance standards of Florida’s...

  • Internship 2017…Here we come!

    Internship 2017…Here we come!

    Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

    September 27, 2017

    Each year, the Early Childhood seniors participate in an internship--their culminating activity after three years of in-class study.  As always, the seniors have to prepare themselves to embark on this exciting adventure by registering with the Volunteers In Public Schools system.  New to them, though,...

  • CTE Student of the Year

    CTE Student of the Year

    Barbara Gissenter, Medical Academy Teacher

    January 9, 2017

    CTE is the acronym for Career and Technical Education.  CTE Week is celebrated nationally during the month of February.  One of the exciting aspects of CTE Week in Palm Beach County is the recognition of amazing students in specific areas of career education.  Each year, these bright students are...

    Tera Hands

  • MC JROTC Joins “Wreaths Across America”!

    MC JROTC Joins “Wreaths Across America”!

    Master Sergeant Jonathan Oakley, MC JROTC Instructor

    December 20, 2016

    On Saturday, December 17, in National Cemeteries across the country, volunteers placed wreaths at each grave marker.  Wreaths Across America has become a national event with thousands of volunteers participating.  At the South Florida National Cemetery in Lake Worth, Palm Beach Lakes MC JROTC part...

    Cadet Second Class Christopher Harvey and Cadet Private Tyler Harvey place a wreath at their grandfather's grave marker.

    Master Sergeant Jonathan Oakley

  • Special Olympics Fun at JIL

    Special Olympics Fun at JIL

    Master Sergeant Jonathan Oakley, MC JROTC Instructor

    December 12, 2016

    On Saturday, December 10, the MCJROTC from Palm Beach Lakes volunteered at John I Leonard High School to help the Palm Beach County Special Olympics put on a 3 on 3 tournament and skills competition.  The athletes' performance was great, and the cadets all represented Lakes very well.  It was a great ...

Inside Lakes and the Five Carat Choice Program

Inside Lakes and the Five Carat Choice Program

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

FCCP Exclusive Tour #6 took off this morning with great excitement!  Eighth graders from Roosevelt Middle School and Jeaga Middle School took time from their busy school...

December 12, 2016No Comments

“It’s a great day to be a Ram!”

“It’s a great day to be a Ram!”

December 5, 2016

A Mustang ain’t nothin’ but a BABY RAM!

A Mustang ain’t nothin’ but a BABY RAM!

November 18, 2016

LC Swain…Home of the Stallions!

LC Swain…Home of the Stallions!

November 17, 2016

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Is There a Biotechnology Lab Assistant on Campus?

Is There a Biotechnology Lab Assistant on Campus?

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

Congratulations to Biotechnology Academy student, La'Mont Lee, for passing the BACE (Biotechnician Assistant Credentialing Exam) last school year! The test is designed "to...

September 29, 2017No Comments

Plant in a Bottle

Plant in a Bottle

October 21, 2016

Alligator in the Fish Tank

Alligator in the Fish Tank

October 21, 2016

Caving with UF!

Caving with UF!

October 21, 2016

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“Getting to Know You”

“Getting to Know You”

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

This year, the Law Academy at PBL welcomed a new teacher--Attorney Jeffrey Van Treese.  Although he's a lawyer, Mr. Van Treese's teacher instincts kicked in from the moment...

September 28, 2017No Comments

Back in Black: That’s Law!

Back in Black: That’s Law!

December 6, 2016

Court is in Session!

Court is in Session!

October 27, 2016

Order in the Court! Order in the Court!

Order in the Court! Order in the Court!

January 20, 2016

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Internship 2017…Here we come!

Internship 2017…Here we come!

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

Each year, the Early Childhood seniors participate in an internship--their culminating activity after three years of in-class study.  As always, the seniors have to prepare...

September 27, 2017No Comments

Early Childhood–A Big Hit at Westward Elementary!

Early Childhood–A Big Hit at Westward Elementary!

October 28, 2016

Gearing up for Internship

Gearing up for Internship

October 18, 2016

Magnet Monday!

Magnet Monday!

September 11, 2015

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A Fresh, Brand New Look!

A Fresh, Brand New Look!

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

The Marine Corps JROTC instructors and cadets spent the summer sprucing up the main classroom. They admit that they still have some work to do, but what they have accomplished...

September 28, 2017No Comments

MC JROTC:  Sharp Shooters!

MC JROTC: Sharp Shooters!

September 28, 2017

MC JROTC Joins “Wreaths Across America”!

MC JROTC Joins “Wreaths Across America”!

December 20, 2016

Special Olympics Fun at JIL

Special Olympics Fun at JIL

December 12, 2016

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Kagan Krazy!

Kagan Krazy!

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

The faculty and staff at PBL were Kagan trained Tuesday, November 8.  Teachers learned the art of cooperative learning as well as the difference between cooperative learning...

November 22, 2016No Comments

Blood Drive:  Every Drop Helps!

Blood Drive: Every Drop Helps!

October 17, 2016

Hands-Only CPR

Hands-Only CPR

January 19, 2016

Rams, Call 911! … Welcome, Mr. Martinez!

Rams, Call 911! … Welcome, Mr. Martinez!

September 11, 2015

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Internship…It’s What We’ve Been Waiting For!

Internship…It’s What We’ve Been Waiting For!

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

Each year, the Teacher Academy seniors participate in an internship--their culminating activity after three years of in-class study.  As always, the seniors have to prepare themselves to embark on this...

September 27, 2017No Comments

“Take Your Child to Work” Day with the Teacher Academy

“Take Your Child to Work” Day with the Teacher Academy

February 6, 2017

Meet and Greet at Seminole Trails Elementary School

Meet and Greet at Seminole Trails Elementary School

October 18, 2016

TeacherAcademy@PBL!

[email protected]!

September 11, 2015

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PT Challenge

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

ROTC is a lot of hard work, but sometimes the hard work can be tons of interesting fun!  Master Sergeant Oakley challenged his cadets to a push up contest.  For each team...

December 9, 2016No Comments

FCCLA’s District Meeting and Competition

FCCLA’s District Meeting and Competition

November 22, 2016

Internship at Egret Lakes Elementary!

November 1, 2016

Key Club in Action!

Key Club in Action!

October 29, 2016

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PT Challenge

ROTC is a lot of hard work, but sometimes the hard work can be tons of interesting fun!  Master Sergeant Oakley challenged his cadets to a push up contest....

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Ms. Claudine McFarlane…

Ms. Claudine McFarlane…

Tera Hands, Choice Coordinator

...just completed all course work for her Masters in Public Health w/specialization in Behavioral and Social Sciences.  Congratulations, Ms. McFarlane.  The Medical Academy,...

December 19, 2016No Comments

Congrats on your RETIREMENT, Mrs. Lowe!!

Congrats on your RETIREMENT, Mrs. Lowe!!

October 27, 2016

Congratulations, Mr. and Mrs. Martinez!  What a beautiful baby!

Congratulations, Mr. and Mrs. Martinez! What a beautiful baby!

September 5, 2015

Coach of the Year

Coach of the Year

June 5, 2015

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