Deadline: April 6, 2012
Maximum Grant: $40,00
Federal law requires equal opportunities for all children. But with only 3 of the federal budget dedicated to education, the reality is that too many students go without.
PTA is committed to ensuring that parents have a seat at the table whenever decisions are made that impact our children-at local school boards, in local and state government and in the halls of Congress. PTA fights for your child and every child.
There is power in our voices.
Links to organizations that are related to education in government. DCCPTA provides these resources to give you different political points of view and does not necessarily support or endorse there opinions.
OneView is a communication, collaboration, and content management tool designed to empower members of the Duval County Public Schools community by providing personalized access to important data, resources, and services. DCPS teachers, students, administrators, and staff access OneView using their district username/password. Parents/Guardians & Community Partners must create a DCPS account if they have not already done so. CLICK HERE to create an account. CLICK HERE to access OneView! OneView Frequently Asked Questions .
ID A Kid—-Amber Alerts, Contact—Matt Campbell, Matt.email@example.com, September 2014
Self Defense, Michael & David, firstname.lastname@example.org , VI Garage, Mike and Kristellys Zolondek, 11855 North Main Street, Suite 3, Jacksonville, FL 32218 September 2014
Family Resources National Standards for Family-School Partnerships
Jacksonville Children’s Commission (JCC) is an autonomous entity of the City of Jacksonville serving the needs of children and their families throughout Duval County. We partner with local non-profit organizations and sponsor a continuum of research-based programs to help ensure children from birth to age 18 have stable, nurturing families; are prepared to enter kindergarten and succeed in school; have support and guidance after-school and in the summer; and receive special help when they need it. The Commission works hand-in-hand with local nonprofit organizations, carefully tracking each program¹s effectiveness and outcomes.
Real$ense Jacksonville – Offering workshops on money matter FREE.
Low Cost Internet Access If your child receives free or reduced price school lunches, you may quality for Internet Essentials from Comcast. Call 1-855-846-8376
Alliance for Excellent Education – great site for the latest information and resources about Common Core, Digital Learning, and Advancements in Education New.
Real Talk Podcasts Duval Public School podcasts on various topics, including: Bullying, Assessments, Attendance, and many more
MySchoolBucks.com – School Payments Made Easy. Pay for school meals and more, anytime, anywhere from your computer or smartphone. Create your FREE account to get started.
Take a look at this video from DCPS’ School Lunch food service provider, Chartwell’s, about their Farm to Table program. February 10, 2015
Daily food guide from the US Department of Agriculture at www.choosemyplate.gov. There are daily tips, recipes, cookbooks and menus, resources for teachers and educators, graphics, links to other resources and partners, etc. Many features are available in Spanish too. October 31, 2014
Whole Foods–San Jose Blvd., Donation—Cereal Bars and Coupons, Jennifer Johnston, 10601 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, Fl. 32257, 288-1100, email@example.com
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, No matter what problems you are dealing with, we want to help you find a reason to keep living. By calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) you’ll be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area, anytime 24/7
United Way 2-1-1 Phone System Offers Community Access to Health, Social and Human Services. United Way 2-1-1 is nationally accredited by the Alliance of Information & Referral Systems (AIRS), the highest regarded information and referral accreditation program in the United States. United Way 2-1-1 is also nationally accredited by the American Association of Suicidology (AAS) and certified statewide by the Florida Alliance of Information and Referral Services (FLAIRS).
From Drug Free Duval , Susan Pitman, presented Drug Free Duval Presentation on Parent Engagement at our October 2014.
JPEF Mental Health Resources The Jacksonville Public Education Fund has graciously allowed us to share with our members the attached information flyer of Mental Health Resources available in Jacksonville. Please feel free to post on your own school and/or PTA websites and distribute to your school’s families. August 21, 2015
Tobacco-Free Jacksonville Coalition, http://www.tobaccofreejacksonville.org/ , Dr. Robert Thomas, Robert.firstname.lastname@example.org, Florida Department of Health in Duval, Division of Nutrition and Chronic Disease, Chair—Harry Reagan – email@example.com, September 2014
DCPS Vision Services Program by Dot Mathias June 2015 DCPS Vision Screening Program History by Dot Mathias June 12, 2015