Monday, June 29, 2015

Royal Palm Beach High Becomes an IB World School

Royal Palm Beach High reaches important benchmark in becoming an IB World School

June 29, 2015

ROYAL PALM BEACH – Royal Palm Beach High School reached an important milestone toward implementing the School District of Palm Beach County’s newest International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, when its Application for Candidacy was accepted by the IB.

Royal Palm Beach High will officially become an IB Candidate School on Sept. 1, and begins the process to become an official “IB World School.” The school received approval in April from the district to pursue the IB initiative.

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Thursday, June 25, 2015

Save the Date!!

Mark your calendars and save the date!! We're looking forward to seeing you at the 11th Annual IB Foundation Auction on May 13, 2016!

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Primary IB gives children academic advantage, says report

Researchers have found that the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme is giving students an academic advantage from an early age ((full article))

Friday, June 19, 2015

New Playground, Leadership Opening and Facebook

New K-2 Playground

We’re excited to announce that the K-2 playground, which was funded by the wonderful 2013-2014 IB Foundation Sponsors and Parents, is nearly complete! With their generosity and commitment, this much-needed recreational area is becoming a reality. The students are looking forward to their great new playground with anxious enthusiasm!  Check out the photos on the PROJECTS tab above!

IB Foundation Leadership Opening

The IB Foundation has a leadership opening for the 2015-2016 school year!  We’re looking for a Director of Development to help collect item donations for the 2016 Auction.

No experience is necessary, just a willingness to help and a bright smile! If you’d like more information about joining the IB Board, or joining one of the IB Committees as a volunteer, please contact us at ~ we're a great team and we'd be happy and thankful to have you join us!

We’re on Facebook!

Like us on Facebook to stay informed about the Foundation’s progress throughout the year and for updates on the 2016 auction!  Morikami Park IB Foundation. We will also share information here with you on our Morikami Park IB Foundation website.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

The New IB Board is nearly complete!

We’ve had some wonderful volunteers join our Board, but we’re looking for 2 more! If you know of anyone who would be interested in coordinating the classroom baskets or the item donations for the 2016 Auction, please contact us at

 Morikami Park IB Foundation's photo.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

We’re Looking for Volunteers!

We’re looking for volunteers to join the IB Foundation Board and supporting committees! Please click on the flyer image below for more information and contact us at ~ we'd love to have you join us!