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

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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