Half-penny Project Updates

  • Duval County is home to some of the oldest schools in the state. With the passing of the half-penny sales tax, district leadership and stakeholders crafted the master facility plan that tackles renovations and rebuilds; modernizing and improving safety and security at schools. 

    To learn more about the half-penny sales tax, how your funds are being spent and what projects are being done, explore the links below.


  • Master Facility Plan

    Duval County voters overwhelmingly approved funding in 2020 for a school renovation and rebuilding program that is improving schools and learning environments throughout the district. The half-penny provides funding for the master facility plan.

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  • New School Projects

    New schools are being constructed for advancements in education. New school projects can involve mergers of smaller schools into more efficient buildings, new school boundaries, and temporary school assignments while new schools are under construction.

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  • Oversight Committee Documents

    The Oversight Committee completes annual and quarterly reports are available for viewership. Visit this webpage for comprehensive documents that share how half-penny funds are being used, and what phase projects are in across the district.

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  • Team Duval News Reports on the Half-penny Sales Tax

    Team Duval Newsroom is dedicated to providing summaries of major renovations and builds happening at schools in Duval County.

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