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 leaders 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

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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Did You Know?

86.5 % of students district-wide graduated high school in 2019, a record high.

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