A team of students from Switzerland Point Middle School led by Media Specialist Kristen Badger won the 2018 Middle School Battle of the Books contest. This year’s Battle was held on Friday, March 23, 2018, at First Coast Technical College (FCTC). Battle of the Books is a voluntary reading incentive program for students in grades 3-12.
The 2018 Character Cup was held on Wednesday, March 21 at St. Augustine High School. The Character Cup, a student-centered event highlighting physical education, links academics and character education through athletic competition. Two hundred student-athletes representing 20 elementary schools participated in the 2017 event.
THE PLAYERS will serve as the title sponsor of the district's CHARACTER COUNTS! program beginning in the 2018-2019 school year.
Miriam Testasecca, the executive secretary for the School Board of the St. Johns County School District (SJCSD), has been named the SJCSD 2018 School-Related Employee of the Year (SREY).
Read about the construction of the two new K-8 schools, Palm Valley Academy and Freedom Crossing Academy.
Read about future construction projects and renovations happening at Patriot Oaks Academy, Switzerland Point Middle School and Allen D. Nease High School.
Child and Adolescent Psychologist Edward C. Taylor, Ph. D. will provide a presentation titled "Raising Struggling Learners to be Successful, Durable, and Resilent" at 6pm on April 3rd at the Fullerwood Center.
The St. Johns County School Board approved the name Palm Valley Academy for the school previously known as K-8 “KK” and Freedom Crossing Academy for the school formerly known as K-8 “LL” at its School Board meeting held today.
St. Johns County School District has applied for a federal grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in order to install emergency backup power generators at three elementary schools which are utilized as primay hurricane shelters. As a part of the grant application, St. Johns County School District is required to provide the following public notice about the project.
St. Johns County School District's Annual History Fair was recently held on February 21 and 22 at First Coast Technical College. Project categories included performance, paper, exhibit, website, and documentary. View photos from the History Fair.