Forrest High, Michael Dunn, and Kathleen Sebelius are in the headlines today.
Duval County Public School officials should get a clearer picture of just how much it will cost to change Nathan B. Forrest High School to Westside Senior High this week. But just who will pay for most of it remains to be seen.
Organizers of the second annual One-by-One Convention called this weekend’s event, which saw about 400 attendees, a huge success. But there’s still work to be done, they said.
The graduation rate in Florida for male African American students is just under 60 percent. However, there’s a lot of momentum in Jacksonville aimed at closing the achievement gap.
The Super Bowl matchup is set, and there are some First Coast connections with the teams. Cole Pepper checked in with Melissa Ross with his weekly sports wrap, including Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman’s boisterous post-game interview.
Florida’s “A-F” system for school grades has been fraught with controversy.