Sea Turtle News
November 29: 4th Grade Jimmy Sawgrass
November 30: Kid of Character Breakfast
December 15: 5th Grade STEM Alligator Farm
December 21: Early Release Day
December 22 – January 3: Winter Break
January 4 & 5: Teacher Planning Days – No School for Students
January 8: Classes Resume
Policies & Procedures
- 8:00 – Doors Open
- 8:15 – First Bell: Students report to class
- 8:25 – Tardy Bell
- 2:45 (1:45 on Wed)
For student safety, if your child is late to school (after 8:25), you must park and walk your child into the building and sign in at the front office.
& Early Pickups
Please call our school receptionists to arrange transportation changes and early pickups before 2:15 (1:15 on Wed).
Contact our school receptionists:
PVPV, Kindergarten – 2nd Grade
Ms. Bevill & Ms. Rubocki
Rawlings, 3rd – 5th Grade
Please email and include student’s name, teacher, and reason for absence.
Excused absences include: personal illness,
illness of an immediate family member, a death in the family, religious holidays of the student’s established religious faith, required court or law agency appearances, public functions, state competitions, scheduled doctor or dentist appointments.
Unexcused absences include: shopping trips, pleasure trips, suspension from school, appointments without prior approval except in case of emergency,
truancy, and other avoidable absences. For a complete list of excused and unexcused absences, refer to the Student Code of Conduct.
In 1998, the St. Johns County School District, along with area businesses, youth organizations and civic groups, selected the national character education program of CHARACTER COUNTS! as a countywide initiative to instill positive character traits in our young people.
School District News
Instructional Materials Adoption Update
The adoption review of Social Studies resources for the St. Johns County School District has ended. Resources that were selected by adoption committees for submission to the School Board for adoption consideration are available online. All selected resources have been approved and adopted by the Florida Department of Education. Updates will be posted when appropriate.
Some print materials may be available for review. If you would like access to the available printed materials or require assistance reviewing the online resources, please call the Instructional Resources and Media Services office at 904.547.3947. Materials are available for review from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM when district offices are open.
For more information about the textbook adoption process, please visit the Florida Department of Education Instructional Materials web page.
"Strategies Parents and Caregivers Can Implement to Address Anxiety Related Symptoms in Their Students" Online Discussion on December 5
Please join us on December 3, 2023, from 6pm to 7:30pm for a virtual discussion titled "Strategies Parents and Caregivers Can Implement to Address Anxiety Related Symptoms in Their Students." The discussion will be presented by guest speaker Marlena Jenkins.
FortifyFL is a website and app developed at the direction of the Florida Legislature. Any student, educator, parent or member of the public can report school safety concerns directly to law enforcement and school administrators anonymously and easily through the FortifyFL app or getfortifyfl.com.
This is just a reminder that anyone (parent, guardian, friend, neighbor, aunt, uncle) must have school access to attend an event at PVPV-Rawlings Elementary, have lunch with a student and/or attend an awards assembly. If you have not already done so, please complete the School Access Form. The process for approval may take up to 4 weeks, so please fill out the application sooner than later for any guests that would like to have school access. Once the application is approved, school access will be valid for three years.