• The Principal's Academy

    Are you struggling with your grades in your classes? Do you want to turn your failing grades into passing grades? If this is you, then consider applying to the Principal’s Academy. The Principal’s Academy is an opportunity for you to receive assistance with raising your failing grades to passing grades. If you have a D or an F in any of your courses, consider applying to the Principal’s Academy. It’s a first-come, first-served availability and is for students who need extreme assistance. 

    Application Process

    Interested students can download a copy of the application or pick one up from room 231. Applications are available each quarter. Applications need to be fully completed with parent/guardian consent. Once complete, applications can be submitted to Mrs.Nelson in room 231 or emailed to nelsonm@duvalschools.org. Please allow for a  24-48 hours response time. Once the application is processed, both the parent/guardian and student will be notified. Please note: parent/guardian consent is a requirement. Students who do not have consent will not be admitted to the program.

    Student/Parent Application 

    The Program

    The program runs Monday - Thursday. Students should meet in room 231 (location may change) from 2:00-4:30 pm. In order to give the best assistance possible, the program will be limited to 75 students. Students should bring resources they need to complete their assignments. There will be assistance provided to students to develop the best plan of success to help the student.


    Please contact Pilar Nelson at NelsonM@duvalschools.org or visit room 231 anytime.