Why Get Involved?

We believe community participation in public education is essential to ensuring every student a chance to attend a high-quality school. JPEF connects the community to opportunities to improve our public schools.

 

  • Get informed - Read our blog to learn about the latest news in Duval County public education and to learn about JPEF programs.
  • Subscribe to our newsletter - Sign up for email alerts about public education news and opportunities for you to make a difference.
  • GiveYour support is critical to providing public school teachers and families with the information and resources to spark innovation and achieve excellent outcomes for our students.
  • Attend an Event - Find events in your area and get your voice heard! Events take place regularly in your neighborhood schools, in our district and in your neighborhood community centers.

Upcoming Event

DCPS Facilities Scenario Community Meeting

Learn about which schools would be renovated under proposed plans for improving Duval County's aging school buildings.

  • Date: Thursday, Mar 21, 2019
  • Time: 6:00PM to8:00PM
  • Where: Englewood High School
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2019 Education Poll

Teachers matter

In JPEF's 2019 Public Perceptions Poll, participants said teachers, parents and school leaders have the biggest impact on school quality.

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Did You Know?

85.1 % of students district-wide graduated high school in 2018, a record high.

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