About Us

  • Duval County Public Schools is the 20th largest school district in the nation and the sixth largest school district in Florida. The district is committed to ensuring that students are prepared for success in college or a career, and life. In addition, the district will make sure its mission of providing educational excellence is reflected in every school, in every classroom, for every student, every day.
  • Number of Schools: 198
     
    Elementary - 99
     
    K - 6th Grade - 3
     
    K-8th grade - 2
     
    Middle - 24
     
    6-12 School  - 2
     
    High  - 19
     
    Exceptional Schools - 6
     
    Virtual School - 1
     
    Alternative Schools -7
     
    Charter Schools  - 35
  • Student Enrollment: 128,702
     
    Elementary - 56,668
     
    K-6th grade - 282
     
    K-8th grade - 1,843
     
    Middle - 21,138
     
    6-12 School  - 2,302
     
    High  - 30,455
     
    Exceptional Schools - 1,441
     
    Virtual School - 303
     
    Alternative Schools -2,319
     
    Charter Schools  - 11,951
  • Graduation Rate: 78.8% (Federal Formula)
    Dropout Rate: 5.3%
     
    Student Ethnicity
     
    African American- 44%
    Caucasian -  36%
    Hispanic - 10%
    Multiracial - 5%
    Asian - 4%
    American Indian/Alaskan Native - <1%
     
    Number of Employees:
     
    Full time staff: 11,876 (8,284 teachers)
    Part time staff: 1,237