Welcome to the website of Grand Park Education Center. We are honored that you chose to visit us and find out more about our wonderful school.
My name is Dr. Tyrone A. Blue and this is my seventh year as the principal of this outstanding academic institution. I have been a DCPS educator for 28 years, to include: serving as an Assistant Principal 5 years at Raines High School, Vice Principal at Arlington Middle School for 1 year, Vice Principal Curriculum/Instruction at Ribault High School for 1 year, Principal at Grand Park 5 years, Principal at Highlands Middle School for 2 years, and as of two years ago back at Grand Park for a second stint. I have a true understanding of the entire District and enough experience and education to lead our school to continuous academic improvement and behavioral improvement.
I am a proud graduate of the Florida A&M University earning a B.S. degree in Political Science I earned my M.S. Degree from Nova Southeastern University in Ed. Leadership., and my Doctorate’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University in 2003. With these credentials under my belt it is my privilege to serve the young people of Duval County. I am a true civil servant who only wants what is best for the present and the future of this great city and community.
We are ready to give all our talents and skills to ensure the success of every child on our campus. Our HIGH FIVE says that we focus on five major goals: EXCELLENCE, CHARACTER, GRADUATION, GOOD CHOICES, & BEING THE BEST YOU CAN BE. We are proud of our highly qualified teachers who daily ensure that every child who enters a Grand Park classroom LEARNS. We are all about LEARNING, and providing the safest and securest learning environment possible. Our children are our PRIORITY and it is our distinct privilege to serve you!
Welcome to Grand Park Education Center.
Dr. Tyrone A. Blue