August 14 School Board election results are in!

Tonight's votes have been counted and we have two new members of the Duval County School Board!

Cheryl Grymes is the winner in District 1, and Connie Sands Hall is the winner in District 5. We congratulate both of them on their election!

Two more races will head to a runoff in the general election. In District 3, Suzanne Jenkins andAshley Smith Juarez will face off on November 6; in District 7, it will be Jason Fischer versus Jon Heymann.

Thank you for casting a ballot today and speaking out on behalf of kids in Duval County! We will keep you updated about candidate forums and other voter outreach activities as we get closer to the runoff election on November 6.

Upcoming Event

Election Day

This fall, voters will have a chance to determine the direction of our public schools through four School Board elections and a referendum on a half-penny sales tax for Duval County Public Schools.

  • Date: Tuesday, Nov 03, 2020
  • Time: 12:00AM to 11:59PM
  • 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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