Located about an hour inland off Florida’s sun-filled eastern shores, the School District of Palm Beach County in West Palm Beach is the 10th largest in the nation and the fifth largest in the state serving more than 193,000 students who speak 145 languages and dialects.

With a diverse student body such as this one, the School District of Palm Beach County values the variety of cultures and ethnicities within its community. Its mission is to provide a world-class education with excellence and equity to empower each student to reach his or her highest potential with the most effective staff to foster the knowledge, skills, and ethics required for responsible citizenship and productive careers. The District supports all learners; it has 312 award-winning career academies, programs available for adult education at 28 sites, and instruction in several languages including Chinese, French, Italian, Latin, Spanish, and American Sign Language.

The School District of Palm Beach County works tirelessly to create a top-notch teacher force. You’ll be supported as soon as you walk in the door. All new teachers have a mentor as part of a District-run two-year educator support program that provides you with the tools to become an effective teacher. Professional development is a hallmark of the system and is available to you at school and district level, both in person and online. This community-centric, diverse school system will empower you to bring your passion for teaching and your dedication to serve all learners each and every day.