Nationally Certified Magnet Schools
Jacksonville Beach Elementary School (JBE), a gifted and academically talented dedicated middle school has been recognized as a Nationally Certified-Demonstration Magnet School. JBE demonstrated through evidence, reflection, and strategic action, that they have established the Standards of Excellence in their school and fulfilled a commitment to their community stakeholders.
Magnet Schools of America (MSA), the national association of magnet and theme-based schools, created this national certification process designed to recognize the most exemplary magnet schools in the nation and help them as they continue to grow and provide high-quality, innovative curriculum and instructional programs that promote choice, equity, diversity, and academic excellence for all students. The certification process is based on the five pillars of magnet schools and the National Magnet School Standards of Excellence. These standards define the essential elements and characteristics of high-quality magnet programs.