School District of Clay County


School District of Clay County


Welcome to Clay County District Schools! Clay County Schools is an exciting and wonderful place to work! Located adjacent to Jacksonville, Florida, we are a mid-sized, suburban Florida public school district that boasts 34 public schools that serve approximately 36,000+ students. There are currently 22 elementary schools, 1 K-8 school, 5 junior high schools, 1 junior-senior high school, 5 high schools, and 1 alternative learning center. A comprehensive Adult and Community Education Program offers a wide variety of high school completion courses. All Clay County public schools are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). Come check us out and see what we have to offer! High academic and discipline standards are evident in the schools which have resulted in high state test scores. These factors have motivated many parents to locate in our district causing a major influx of housing and the need to have more new schools and more teachers. Maintaining excellence in education is a priority with our business and community leaders. Clay County's public school system has been rated "superior" by outside consultants, who note that its quality attracts younger, ambitious families. The county has ranked in the top 14% in the nation and received the 1996, 1997, and 1998 School Match awards for providing "What Parents Want" in a school system. Clay County students consistently post higher test scores within the region and exceed state averages. Presently Clay County has 128 teachers who have received the prestigious National Board of Professional Teaching Standards certification. For more information about Clay County, Florida, visit our Chamber of Commerce website by clicking here: Come find all you're looking for within the Clay County School District!

Mission Statement

The Clay County School District in partnership with the entire community, is dedicated to providing a quality education in a safe, inviting environment so that all student learn and become successful, responsible citizens.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The School District of Clay County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, marital status, age, national origin or disability. Employment of personnel in Clay County is in compliance with Federal and State Laws regarding nondiscrimination and preference. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Any person who believes he/she may need reasonable accommodations during the application, testing or interview process should notify the appropriate department or school office in advance.

School District of Clay County