Category: Elementary

2021 Federal Impact Aid Survey is Here! Help your schools get reimbursed by the federal government for textbooks, school supplies and personnel. Survey runs through Dec. 17, 2021

2021 Federal Impact Aid Survey is available through Dec. 17

Nov 23, 2021 – The annual Federal Impact Aid Survey is available, and it’s vitally important that all federally connected families associated with Duval County Public Schools complete the survey. Why is this important? Because our school district could potentially receive federal funding for education related expenses like textbooks, hiring additional personnel, and other academic […]

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Thousands of dollars in school supplies donated to Charger Academy

Oct. 14, 2021 – Teachers at Charger Academy can now purchase thousands of dollars worth of school supplies thanks to a generous donation from one of the school’s community partners, RHP Properties. Through its partnership with the national non-profit organization,, RHP made a $10,000 donation, with $8,000 going directly to classroom teachers. The funds will […]

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Last day of school schedule

May 12, 2021 – Schools will follow an early dismissal schedule on the last day of school, which is Thursday, June 3. In general, elementary schools will dismiss at noon, middle schools will dismiss at 1:15 PM, and high schools will dismiss at 11 AM. There are a few school exceptions. They are listed below. […]

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Military Family Photo

Highlighting how schools support military children

April 30, 2021 – Duval County Public Schools is proud to serve 8,672 military students and their families! Military children often face unique challenges, with one or both parents occasionally on deployment. Schools that have a high military student population, like Venetia Elementary and Mayport Middle, have unique programs in place to aid in the […]

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Kindergarten enrollment opens May 3, with simple 2-step process

April 30, 2021 –  Kindergarten enrollment for the 2021-22 school year opens Monday, May 3. Families can visit to complete enrollment in two simple steps: Step 1 – Find Your SchoolUse the School Locator at to find your child’s attendance area school. If you have participated in the Magnet or Special Transfer Option Lottery and your student has […]

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Lake Lucina fellowship award

Lake Lucina teachers awarded Cindy Edelman Excellence Fellowship

Note: The article, video, and images below are republished with permission from the Jacksonville Public Education fund. Visit for more info. April 15, 2021 — Five outstanding public school teachers are about to begin the professional learning experiences of their careers as the winners of the 2021 Cindy Edelman Excellence in Teaching Fellowship. Through […]

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