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For the 2021 school year, there are 197 public schools serving 122,871 students in Jacksonville, FL. Jacksonville has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
The top ranked public schools in Jacksonville, FL are Stanton College Preparatory, John Stockton Elementary School and Julia Landon College Preparatory & Leadership Development School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jacksonville, FL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Florida public school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Jacksonville have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Florida public schools.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Jacksonville, FL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Stanton College Preparatory Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1149 W 13th St
    Jacksonville, FL 32209
    (904) 630-6760

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,631 student
  • Rank: #22.
    John Stockton Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4827 Carlisle Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32210
    (904) 381-3955

    Grades: K-5 | 471 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Julia Landon College Preparatory & Leadership Development School Magnet School
    Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1819 Thacker Ave
    Jacksonville, FL 32207
    (904) 346-5650

    Grades: 6-8 | 757 students
  • Rank: #44.
    James Weldon Johnson College Prepartory Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3276 Norman Thagard Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32254
    (904) 693-7600

    Grades: 6-8 | 993 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Chet's Creek Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13200 Chets Creek Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32224
    (904) 992-6390

    Grades: K-5 | 1,315 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Douglas Anderson School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2445 San Diego Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32207
    (904) 346-5620

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,136 student
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Darnell Cookman Middle/High School Magnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1701 N Davis St
    Jacksonville, FL 32209
    (904) 630-6805

    Grades: 6-12 | 1,039 student
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    J. Allen Axson Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4763 Sutton Park Ct
    Jacksonville, FL 32224
    (904) 992-3600

    Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Fishweir Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3977 Herschel St
    Jacksonville, FL 32205
    (904) 381-3910

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    New Berlin Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3613 New Berlin Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32226
    (904) 714-4601

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,180 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Bartram Springs Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    14799 Bartram Springs Pkwy
    Jacksonville, FL 32258
    (904) 260-5860

    Grades: PK-5 | 977 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    River City Science Elementary Academy Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7450 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32216
    (904) 565-0065

    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Paxon School/advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3239 Norman E Thagard Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32254
    (904) 693-7583

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,498 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Alimacani Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2051 San Pablo Rd S
    Jacksonville, FL 32224
    (904) 221-7101

    Grades: PK-5 | 934 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    R. V. Daniels Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1951 W 15th St
    Jacksonville, FL 32209
    (904) 630-6872

    Grades: K-5 | 319 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Kernan Trail Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2281 Kernan Blvd S
    Jacksonville, FL 32246
    (904) 220-1310

    Grades: PK-5 | 716 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    River City Science Academy At Mandarin Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10911 Old St Augustine Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32257
    (904) 445-5339

    Grades: K-8 | 572 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Loretto Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3900 Loretto Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32223
    (904) 260-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,042 student
  • Rank: #1919.
    Hendricks Avenue Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3400 Hendricks Ave
    Jacksonville, FL 32207
    (904) 346-5610

    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Duval Charter School At Flagler Center Charter School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12755 Flagler Center Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32258
    (904) 423-5348

    Grades: K-8 | 775 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    River City Science Academy Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7565 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32216
    (904) 727-9241

    Grades: 6-12 | 942 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Seaside Charter K-8 School Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8727 San Jose Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32217
    (904) 619-3933

    Grades: K-8 | 168 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Lavilla School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    501 N Davis St
    Jacksonville, FL 32202
    (904) 633-6069

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,014 student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Mandarin Oaks Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10600 Hornets Nest Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32257
    (904) 260-5820

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,056 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    Duval Charter At Baymeadows Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7510 Baymeadows Way
    Jacksonville, FL 32256
    (866) 543-7872

    Grades: K-8 | 1,252 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Sabal Palm Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1201 Kernan Blvd N
    Jacksonville, FL 32225
    (904) 221-7169

    Grades: PK-5 | 993 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Duval Charter School At Coastal Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12800 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32246
    (904) 512-6757

    Grades: K-8 | 551 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Waterleaf Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    450 Kernan Blvd N
    Jacksonville, FL 32225
    (904) 565-8000

    Grades: PK-5 | 770 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Pine Forest Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3929 Grant Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32207
    (904) 346-5600

    Grades: K-5 | 436 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Hogan-spring Glen Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6736 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32216
    (904) 720-1640

    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Kirby-smith Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2034 Hubbard St
    Jacksonville, FL 32206
    (904) 630-6600

    Grades: 6-8 | 854 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Chimney Lakes Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9353 Staples Mill Dr
    Jacksonville, FL 32244
    (904) 573-1100

    Grades: K-5 | 1,050 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8233 Nevada St
    Jacksonville, FL 32220
    (904) 693-7500

    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Abess Park Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12731 Abess Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32225
    (904) 220-1260

    Grades: PK-5 | 697 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Duval Charter High School At Baymeadows Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7510 Baymeadows Way
    Jacksonville, FL 32256
    (904) 638-7947

    Grades: 9-12 | 449 students
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