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Sept. 13, 2023 – Englewood High School is the latest Duval County Public School to score a new AstroTurf football field for student athletes.
Aug. 24, 2023 – Duval County School Police Department’s K9 Maverick will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.
Aug. 21, 2023 - Friday was a special day for Duval County’s public school teachers. Thanks to voters and taxpayers, Friday was the first payday teachers saw the impact of their new pay supplement funded by the voluntary one-mill property tax voters approved in 2022.
Aug. 16, 2023 – The Duval County School Board is engaged in a national search for the district’s next superintendent. The board is seeking the community’s input on the qualities our next superintendent should bring to the job.
Our MissionTo be the lead resource for family and community engagement on behalf of Duval County Public Schools.Core Strategies
The Department of Family and Community Engagement is designed to develop strong, innovative and collaborative partnerships. Key stakeholders engaged by this office include parent and family organizations, educators, nonprofits, businesses, faith-based entities, government agencies, institutes of higher education and civic groups.Core Strategies include:Capacity - Build the capacity to engage and work with the community, schools, and families through training, technical assistance, public awareness, and information management
Collaboration - Increase educational support through family engagement, partnerships, and volunteerism
Commitment - Expand revenue streams and resources supporting Duval County Public Schools,
supporting our schools through volunteerism, partnerships, special projects, and development.