Loretto Elementary School, Julia Landon College Preparatory & Leadership Development School and Paxon School for Advanced Studies are public schools in Jacksonville, Florida, that have received good ratings on GreatSchools.org. John Stockton Elementary School and Stanton College Preparatory have also received positive ratings.
Loretto Elementary School was founded in 1893 and thrives on implementing 21st-century technologies in the classroom. It has 52 classrooms as well as two computer labs and a television production lab. It also offers instruction in music, art and physical education.
Julia Landon College Preparatory & Leadership Development School offers core academic classes as well as electives, physical education classes and advanced classes for gifted students. It also offers athletic programs and other extracurricular activities. In order to keep students' general appearance appropriate for a school environment, strict dress codes are enforced.
Paxon School for Advanced Studies offers an AP Program that provides college-level education for high school students. It also offers an IB Programme that provides courses for students recognized at various colleges and universities around the world. Students in the program take six different courses. Students choose one course from each five main course groups, then add a sixth course that can be an arts subject or an additional subject from the five main course categories.