City Year Opening Day

  • Date: Friday, Sep 08, 2017
  • Time: 8:00AM to 9:30AM
  • Where: Downtown Library and Conference Center, 303 North Laura Street, Jacksonville,FL, 32202

Opening Day celebrates the start of our City Year with a new cohort of idealistic AmeriCorps members ready to #makebetterhappen across Duval County Public Schools. We hope that you can join us this year as we celebrate five years of City Year in Jacksonville.

For more information or to learn how you can sponsor this event contact Laura Crosby at

Upcoming Event

School Board Primary Elections

Four seats on the seven-member School Board are up for election this year. Learn about the candidates in our Advocacy Center so you can make an informed choice.

  • Date: Tuesday, Aug 18, 2020
  • Time: 7:00AM to 7:00PM
  • Where: Your Polling Place
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2019 Education Poll

Support for half-penny for schools 

In JPEF's 2019 Public Perceptions Poll, the Jacksonville community said once again they would support a small tax for schools.

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Renaming Schools

You can help offset the costs of renaming six public schools that honor Confederates in their names.

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