Contact Information


    Kernan Middle School


    #279 Kernan Middle
    2271 Kernan Blvd. S., Jacksonville, FL 32246

    Office: (904) 220-1350 Fax: (904) 220-1355
    School Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

    Principal: Julie Hemphill
    PTSA President: Michelle Perry
    SAC Chair: Mike Bosshart
    Good News Ambassador: Nancy Thompson
    Mascot: Osprey
    School Colors: Green and Gray

    Region Superintendent: Tim Simmons,, (904) 390-2622
    School Board Member: The Honorable Elizabeth Andersen,, 390-2386, District 2
    Transportation Department Number: (904) 858-6200


  • 6th Grade Summer Bridge

    We would like to welcome our future 6th grade Ospreys to Summer Bridge on Wednesday, July 28th and Thursday, July 29th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. This is a great time to learn your way around the school, meet some school staff and new friends. Breakfast and lunch will be served.

    Click the link to sign up for Bridge:
    There will also be a parent meeting held with the principal in the media center at 9:10 (after 9 am drop-off) on Wednesday, July 28th. This is an opportunity for parents to learn a little more about Kernan and the transition from elementary to middle school. We hope to see you there!
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  • Orientation Information

    Orientation will be held on Monday, August 9th. We will have designated times for each grade level, and grade specific materials will only be available during the times listed below.


    8th Grade & Building 9 (CSS): 9:00 am – 10:00 am

    7th grade: 10:00 am -- 11:00 am

    6th grade: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

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