Explore the new PowerUP Jax today, and see how your tax-deductible donation gives teachers the power to create innovative projects that raise student achievement. A small gift can give teachers and students a chance to do big things.
Join the Jacksonville Public Education Fund for a School Facts Jax Training. In this training, participants will learn how to access school performance and basic data from all Duval County Public Schools through the School Facts Jax website.
In a new January 2014 policy brief, we examine the current school grading system. With an invaluable opportunity to modernize the accountability system, what could Florida improve to make school grades more meaningful and stable in the future?
Read more to find out — and learn what you can do.
New data is live on School Facts Jax, your source for accurate, easy to use information about public schools in Duval County.
From district academic performance to graduation rates at your neighborhood high school — it's all here.
Duval County Public Schools will host three community meetings
to share information about the Quality Education For All Fund
(QEA). The QEA Fund is a large pool of private dollars that will be
invested in recruiting, retaining and developing the best teachers
and leaders for Duval County Public Schools.
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The landscape of school choice options is expanding, and parents
choose to enroll their children in many different types of schools,
for a wide variety of different reasons.
But what's driving those decisions? That's the focus of our next
research study - and we can't do it without your help.
Keep reading to find out how to take a new survey that we hope
all parents in Duval County will participate in or just go to www.schoolchoicesurvey.org.
The Florida Department of Education released 2014 School Grades
for elementary and middle schools today.
Keep reading to see how schools in Duval County fared.
The Jacksonville Public Library kicked off a Summer Reading
program this month to help children and teens to develop and
maintain literacy skills during the summer. The Summer Reading
program is for every age group with fun activities and prizes!
Keep reading for an age-appropriate guide to activities.
The Florida Department of Education has released a new
website with information and supplemental resources about the new
Florida Standards Assessments (FSA).
Keep reading to access training tests and provide feedback to
Come learn about the QEA advantage and the transformation of
Jacksonville schools. There will be free food and prize
Join the Duval County Public Schools and partners for the 7th
Annual Back To School Fest. There will be free backpacks and
school supplies, entertainment, Walmart Fashion show, free school
physicals and free haircuts on a first come, first serve basis.
Learn more information.