Leaders welcome students back to school
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Students at five Duval County schools will be greeted by the district's top officials when they return to class today.
Mayor Alvin Brown will join Superintendent Ed Pratt-Dannals and all seven school board members for a tour to help kick off the new year.
"I want to make sure all the students go back to school the first day. It's very important and I want the parents to be fired up. This going to be a great school year," said Brown when he visited the Action News morning show Friday.
The following is the schedule for the tour:
7 a.m. - Jackson High School
8:30 a.m. - Ed White High School
9:30 a.m. - Forrest High School
10:30 a.m. - Ortega Elementary
11:30 a.m. - Julia Landon College Prep
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