• Duval County Public Schools Board Votes to Hire Dr. Diana Greene as the Next Superintendent

    The Duval County Public School Board voted unanimously on May 18 to enter into contract negotiations with Dr. Diana Greene to become the next Superintendent for Duval County Public Schools. Dr. Greene is the current Superintendent of the School District of Manatee County, where she has served as superintendent since 2015.

    Prior to becoming Superintendent, Dr. Greene served as Deputy Superintendent of Instructional Services in Manatee County. During her 33-year career as an educator, she has spent time as a teacher, assistant principal, principal as well as in curriculum development, staff development and in senior executive leadership. Read her full professional biography.

    View the Superintendent Search Semi-Finalist Interviews with Community Focus Groups

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    Planning Meeting Minutes

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    Planning Meeting Agenda Set by Search Firm

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    Board Approves Two Firms for Superintendent Search

    The Board approved two contracts related to the search for Duval’s next school superintendent. With the Board’s approval, Tucker Hall, a strategy and issues management firm, will conduct a series of community-based processes to more empirically determine the qualities desired in a new superintendent. Hazard Young Attea & Associates will conduct the search for a candidate that meets determined profile. Click the link below to review the contracts:

    Hazard, Young, Attea Contract

    Tucker Hall Contract

    RFP for Superintendent Search Services

    The Duval County Public School Board has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) to hire a search firm that will assist the board in finding applicants for the new superintendent's position. Below are the dates for the RFP and a copy of the RFP:

    Release Date: January 4, 2018

    Deadline for Written Questions from Proposers: January 11, 2018 @ 4 p.m. (EST)

    Deadline for Submission and Opening Proposals: January 25, 2018 @ 2 p.m. (EST)

    Committee Evaluation: January 31, 2018

    Click here for recommendations for award

    Committee Interviews of Proposers: February 7, 2018

    Click here to see presentations from Hazard, Young, Attea, and Ray and Associates

    Board Award of Contract: February or March, 2018

     Superintendent Search Services RFP

    The Results Are In: 

    Find Out What Qualities People Want in a New Superintendent

    The Duval County School Board asked parents, teachers, students and the community what they would like to see in a new superintendent. The results are in. This information will help the Board create a leadership profile as they move forward in the search for a new superintendent. Click the link below to see the results of the survey.

    Superintendent Search Survey Results 

    Community Meetings:

    Public Input Requested for New Strategic Plan, Superintendent Search

    Duval County School Board is holding community meetings throughout the city to get input from parents, residents and district stakeholders for the new DCPS strategic plan and the search for a new superintendent. The dates of the community meetings are as follows:

    Community Meetings Dates

    • Thursday, March 1
      • Time: 6:00 PM
      • Location: Wells Fargo Historic Springfield Community Learning Center – 1601 N. Main Street, 2nd Floor
    • Monday, March 5
      • Time: 6:00 PM
      • Location: Samuel Wolfson High School – 7000 Powers Avenue
    • Thursday, March 8
      • Time: 6:00 PM
      • Location: The Legends Center – 5130 Soutel Drive
    • Monday, March 12
      • Time: 6:00 PM
      • Location: Robert E. Lee High School – 1200 McDuff Avenue S.


    District Staff Meeting Dates

    • Saturday, March 3
      • Time: 9 a.m.
      • Location: Cline Auditorium- 1701 Prudential Drive
    • Wednesday, March 14
      • Time: 6 p.m.
      • Location: Cline Auditorium – 1701 Prudential Drive


    Community Meetings Dates

    • Monday, November 6 
      • Time: 6-7:30 PM
      • Location: Terry Parker High School: 7301 Parker School Road, Jacksonville, FL 32211

    • Wednesday, November 8
      • Time: 6-7:30 PM
      • Location: Ed White Military Academy of Leadership: 1700 Old Middleburg Road North, Jacksonville, FL 32210

    • Monday, November 1
      • Time: 6 – 7:30 PM
      • Location: Atlantic Coast High School: 9735 R.G. Skinner Parkway, Jacksonville, FL 32256

    • Thursday, November 16
      • Time: 6 – 7:30 PM
      • Location: William Raines High School: 3663 Raines Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32209

    Survey Is Closed:

    We Want to Hear From You! 

    Provide feedback on the Strategic Plan and the next Superintendent.