Duval County Public Schools is divided into five regions with more than 129,000 elementary, middle, and high school students and 7,500 teachers throughout Duval County.
Duval County Public Schools consists of 150-plus schools throughout Northeast Florida. The school district is divided into five geographical regions, which are managed by five regional superintendents who report directly to Superintendent John Fryer. Each region consists of nearly 30 schools.
The district has 104 elementary schools, 25 middle schools, and 17 high schools. In addition, there are five special schools, two academies of technology, and three exceptional education schools. Duval County Public Schools, and all of the schools under its jurisdiction, has earned accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Standards-based instruction is implemented in schools throughout the district. More than 60 elementary and middle schools have adopted “America’s Choice,” which is designed on internationally benchmarked standards in reading, writing, mathematics, science, and applied learning and 16 others currently use “Direct Instruction,” a phonics-based kindergarten through third-grade reading program designed to accelerate reading skills.
Duval County Public Schools
1701 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, Florida 32207
Phone: (904) 390-2000