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PBDA and Glades Academy Thanksgiving Project 2019

PBDA Partners with Glades Academy for Thanksgiving Project 2019

Posted November 22, 2019 in News

The Palm Beach Day Academy Thanksgiving Project is a long-standing Bulldog Outreach program that includes students from Pre-Primary to Fourth Grade. What started as a small donation of approximately 25 baskets more than 20 years ago has turned into quite an impressive feat. This year, PBDA will be providing 203 Thanksgiving meals to our friends ...

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2nd Annual Bulldog Card Supports PBDA and Local Businesses

Posted November 20, 2019 in News

On the heels of a successful inaugural year in 2018, Palm Beach Day Academy is excited to once again launch the annual Bulldog Card, an elevated shopping perk program featuring discounts at local retailers, restaurants, salons and spas, and more.  What is the PBDA Bulldog Card? The launch comes just in time for both the ...

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Top 4 Tips for Managing Stressed Out Kids

Posted November 18, 2019 in News

Written by Jim Forgan, Ph.D., School Psychologist and host of PBDA’s November 13 PBDA On Topic Today’s children feel the pressure from standards-based testing, high-performance expectations, social media, and complicated family dynamics. It’s no wonder that pediatricians and psychologists report an uptick in diagnosing anxiety in kids. According to the Center for Disease Control, 1 ...

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PBDA Teddy Bear PIcnic

The Annual Kindergarten Teddy Bear Picnic

Posted November 16, 2019 in News

This fall, PBDA’s Kindergarten students were each asked to bring in a teddy bear to participate in various teddy bear-themed projects. On Friday, November 15, the teddy bears suddenly went missing. After searching high and low throughout the Palm Beach Day Academy Lower Campus, students were finally reunited with their bears for the surprise annual ...

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Pre-Primary and Primary Harvest Fest

Posted October 30, 2019 in News

The hay bales were set, the scarecrows standing straight, and pumpkins of all sizes were scattered across Palm Beach Day Academy’s Lower Campus. There was a moment of stillness before the annual Pre-Primary and Primary Harvest Fest began for our littlest PBDA Bulldogs. One by one, students began to emerge from their classrooms to take ...

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PBDA Halloween Dance Upper Campus

Stranger Things-themed Halloween Dance

Posted October 28, 2019 in News

Things on the Palm Beach Day Academy Upper Campus turned “upside down” on Friday, October 25 as the Student Leadership Committee (SLC) hosted the first school dance of the year. The Netflix’s Stranger Things-themed Halloween Dance – costumes encouraged – was held for students in grade 6-9 in the Vicki and Peter Halmos Family Activities Center. ...

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PBDA Girls Varsity Volleyball 2019

Girls Varsity Volleyball 2019 Season Recap

Posted October 21, 2019 in News

Starting the season later than anticipated due to Hurricane Dorian, the Girls’ Varsity Volleyball 2019 season kicked off with a shorter tryout window followed immediately by the Lady Bulldogs’ first match against Rosarian. Though the first game resulted in a loss of 20-25, the team quickly found their rhythm by the second game with a ...

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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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