Schools

San Jose Episcopal Day School Celebrates Art Day With an Icelandic Twist!

San Jose Episcopal Day School is pleased to announce that its annual Art Day will be held on Friday, February 4th beginning at 8:30 AM. The highlight of this year’s celebration will be the construction of an Icelandic Sod House.  

Duval County School Board Recognitions

During the presentation portion of the monthly meeting of the Duval County School Board, Superintendent Ed Pratt-Dannals and Board members recognized employees, a student and a community partner for their outstanding accomplishments and contributions to Duval County Public Schools:

Jacksonville Public Library Offers Student Financial Aid Workshops

The Jacksonville Public Library, in partnership with the Florida Department of Education Office of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA), will present, “Figuring Out FAFSA,” a free session offering a thorough explanation of the college financial aid application process, including tips for filling out forms.

Local Area Students Raise Money for Cancer Research

Local Area Students Raise Money for Cancer Research

Clink, clank, clunk!  That’s the sound more than 300,000 students throughout North Florida will soon hear as they pour their pocket change into collection jars to support Olive Garden’s 17th-annual Pasta for Pennies program benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) School & Youth campaign.  Last year, Olive Garden’s Pasta for Pennies collected $6.1 million nationally, bringing the total amount donated since the program’s inception to more than $53 million.

1,305 Children Enrolled Into Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten during Kick Off Event

Early Learning Coalition of Duval (ELC of Duval) enrolled more than 1,305 four- year-olds into the FREE Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) program this weekend at the VPK Kick Off, which was held at the FSCJ Downtown campus, Fletcher High School and Ed White High School. The event drew the 2nd largest number of parents and families in the history of VPK in Jacksonville.

San Jose Episcopal Day School Celebrates Art Day

San Jose Episcopal Day School is pleased to announce that its annual Art Day will be held on Friday, February 4th beginning at 8:30 AM. The highlight of this year’s celebration will be the construction of an Icelandic Sod House.  Currently, SJEDS students are learning about the culture and customs of Iceland.

VPK Registration This Saturday at St. Johns & Putnam Area Malls

Registration kicks off this Saturday  for parents who want to register their four-year-old for the 2011-2012 Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) program in Putnam & St. Johns Counties.