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PBDA Boys Varsity Flag Football Team 2019

Boys Varsity Flag Football Team Named 2nd in the League

Posted October 17, 2019 in News

For the 8th time in the last 9 years, the Palm Beach Day Academy Boys Varsity Flag Football team competed in the league’s championship game. This year would be the closest contest in the championship history, with PBDA coming up one point short in a 6-7 loss to St. Marks. The PBDA Bulldogs finished the ...

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PBDA’s 5th Annual Fall Family Social at The Esplanade

Posted October 14, 2019 in News

Palm Beach Day Academy was thrilled to partner with The Esplanade Palm Beach to host the 99-year old school’s 5th Annual Fall Family Social on Saturday, October 12 from 5-7pm. On the weekend evening of October 12, more than 400 PBDA parents and children descended upon The Esplanade, located at the top of the island’s ...

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Palm Beach Day academy school tradition Hatching Ceremony

New Pelicans and Flamingos hatched at 2019 Hatching Ceremony

Posted September 27, 2019 in News

Ten years after the 1921 founding of Palm Beach Day Academy, a friendly rivalry began that divides the entire student body into two teams: the Pelicans and the Flamingos. In recent years, the rivalry has formed a newer school tradition – the Hatching Ceremony – that can best be described to outsiders as a modern ...

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PBDA NJHS induction ceremony

National Junior Honor Society Inducts 13 New Members

Posted September 26, 2019 in News

On the morning of Thursday, September 26, Palm Beach Day Academy formally welcomed 13 new members into the National Junior Honor Society, the nation’s oldest, largest, and most prestigious student recognition program. The Qualifications The induction ceremony recognized students in 8th and 9th grade who have consistently earned above a 90 average, maintained 1s and 2s ...

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Palm Beach Day Academy Jimmy Fallon spoof Parents Night 2019

Video Spoof on Jimmy Fallon teases PBDA Parent Night 2019

Posted September 24, 2019 in News

Did you catch us on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon? Head of School Fanning Hearon and Head of Upper Campus Sarah Kemeness had some fun building up buzz for Palm Beach Day Academy‘s annual Upper Campus Parent Night, held on Thursday, September 19....

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PBDA Installation Ceremony for Fanning Hearon

PBDA Officially Welcomes Fanning Hearon with Installation Ceremony

Posted September 13, 2019 in News

A last-minute change in plans and venue couldn’t dampen spirits or energy on the morning of September 13, 2019, when the Palm Beach Day Academy Board of Trustees and school community officially welcomed Mr. Fanning M. Hearon III as PBDA’s fourteenth Head of School during Hearon’s Installation Ceremony. The Ceremony On Friday morning, the Upper ...

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PBDA Lead With Honor September 2019

Annual Upper Campus Lead With Honor Assembly

Posted September 10, 2019 in News

For over 10 years, the Upper School students at Palm Beach Day Academy have demonstrated a pledge to Lead with Honor in the classroom, on the fields, and in their day-to-day lives. On the morning of Tuesday, September 10, Upper Campus students, Grades 4-9, and faculty gathered in the Smith Family Theater to participate in ...

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PBDA Bridge Ceremony 2019

2019 Lower Campus Bridge Ceremony

Posted June 12, 2019 in News

On the morning of Thursday, June 6, 2019, Palm Beach Day Academy celebrated the end of another great year on the Lower Campus with the 2019 Bridge Ceremony. Held at the Palm Beach Convention Center, the Bridge Ceremony was an opportunity for all PBDA students and their families from Pre-Primary through Third Grade to gather ...

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PBDA Graduates Commencement 2019

PBDA Commencement 2019

Posted June 7, 2019 in News

On the morning of June 7, 2019, Palm Beach Day Academy‘s 8th and 9th Graders spent their last few minutes together as a group before Commencement. This would be the last time that they would all be assembled as PBDA students and for many, their last time setting foot on campus as students. Teachers, parents, ...

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PBDA Faculty

Honoring PBDA Faculty’s Years of Service

Posted May 28, 2019 in News

Congratulations to our PBDA faculty who are celebrating milestone years with our school. We are so grateful to the dedication, passion and love for this community that each of you show each day. Please join us in celebrating the following faculty members: 10 Years: Melissa George Jan-Marie Cook Shana Dutkewych Karie Petrovics 30 Years: Jim ...

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