Palm Beach Community Information

Education

The Palm Beach County School District offers top-notch education and a variety of programs. One can find special programs in Montessori schools, technology, visual, performing, and communication arts, and much more. One of the most impressive and helpful aspects of the Palm Beach School District is its Career Education program. This is a planned program of career and technical courses and learning experiences, linking educators, businesses, and the community together. These combined sources work as one to prepare all students with the knowledge and skills for lifelong learning and successful careers. Career Education makes it possible for every student to be properly prepared for post secondary enrollment and/or smooth transition into the workplace.

Economy and Job Market

As an upscale incorporated town, Palm Beach is extremely affluent, with a rich and flourishing economy. The economy is sure to be ever growing, as the community has big visions for growth in the future. These visions include expanding the top-notch public safety departments in place, protecting existing open spaces and managing redevelopment both and residential and commercial districts, improving emergency management measures, improving storm drainage, and more. For those looking for jobs, many will open up as the community works towards the establishment of these goals.

Attractions/ Points of Interest

There is no end to the fun things to explore and do in Palm Beach. Residents and visitors alike love exploring the Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, which was formerly Flagler's 73-room mansion which contains many of his original furnishings as well as an inspiring art collection. For a day of indulgence, the Mar-a-Lago, Donald Trump's exclusive spa for the super-rich has it all. The Four Arts campus displays beautiful sculpture and botanical gardens, a library and children's library, and presents notable speakers, concerts, films, educational programs, and art exhibits to the public. Worth Avenue is the place to go for high-scale shopping. And of course, there are plenty of bars and clubs for nighttime entertainment.

Parks and Recreation

As a beach town, Palm Beach has 4,750 linear feet of gorgeous public beaches to bask in, all carefully guarded by one of the best lifeguard departments in the country. If you're looking for beaches that offer other attractions as well, Phipps Ocean Park offers playgrounds, playing fields, and picnic facilities. Mid-Town Beach is home to a lot of native Florida animals and is a hotspot for sea turtle nesting. Tennis lovers enjoy having sessions at the Seaview Tennis Center. The Palm Beach Recreation Center, in the heart of the island's academic campus, and is the center of after-school activity. It features enrichment classes for school-age children and a fully-supervised after school program for elementary school aged kids. The Recreation Center also offers adult programs in French, Italian, dance, athletics, yoga, art, and much more. The Town of Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course is well-known as one of the best designed and conditioned courses in the country. The scenic beauty of this 18-hole course is breath-taking, as it is nestled between the Intracoastal Waterway and Atlantic Ocean. Bikers can also get enchanting rides through Palm Beach on the many bike trails.

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