Duval County Public Schools


Duval County Public Schools


Duval County Public Schools (District) is located in Jacksonville, Florida near the Atlantic Ocean. Duval County Public Schools (DCPS) is the 22nd largest school district in the nation and the 6th largest school district in Florida. Our public school district is committed to providing high-quality educational opportunities that will inspire all students to acquire and use the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in a global economy and culturally diverse world, prepared for success in college or a career, and life. Throughout the school year, district recruiters seek out the best candidates who will make sure the district's mission of providing educational excellence is reflected in every school, in every classroom, for every student, every day. DCPS has been recognized as one of the top performing large urban districts in the United States of America (National Assessment of Education Progress). We are Home to eight of the nation's top 300 high schools (The Washington Post) and three of the nation's best high schools (Newsweek Magazine). There are 161 fully accredited schools K-12, 128,000 students, 8,441 teachers, and a similar number of support staff. Come join us in making Public Education Strong!!!! Teachers and students are #1 on Florida's First Coast. With initiatives for technology, strategies for discipline and visions for the future, Duval County is leading the way in educating its students. The Duval County Public School System is the second largest employer in Jacksonville. Not only is our school system growing and improving, but so is the city of Jacksonville. Over one million citizens call this great metropolis home. Jacksonville is the ideal place to start or continue your career...and a great place to live, work, and play! Come find all you're looking for with Duval County Public Schools! For more information about DCPS Making Public Information Strong, visit: http://dcps.duvalschools.org/Page/13419 For more helpful information about Jacksonville (Duval County), Florida, visit: http://www.visitjacksonville.com

Mission Statement

"Every School. Every Classroom. Every Student. Every Day." Mission: The Duval County Public School System is committed to providing high quality educational opportunities that will inspire all students to acquire and use the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in a culturally diverse and technologically sophisticated world. Vision: Every student will graduate from Duval County Public Schools with the knowledge and the skills to be successful in post-secondary education/or the workforce. Recruitment Office Mission: The Recruitment Office of Duval County Public Schools effectively and efficiently recruits, selects, and hires qualified teacher candidates to serve in the classrooms for our children. The Mission of the Recruitment Office is to recruit the best and brightest teachers that are a great fit for this Urban School District, and select teachers who are dedicated to providing all of our children with a quality standards-based education that will enhance their academic achievement and performance. In every instance, employees, potential employees and all customers will be treated in a dignified, equitable and respectful manner.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We are an Equal Opportunity and Equal Access Employer dedicated to providing a quality education to all children.

Duval County Public Schools