Clay County

6 Clay County schools given Purple Star Distinctions for helping military families

(Clay County District Schools)

CLAY COUNTY, Fla. — Six Clay County schools have been recognized as Purple Star Schools of Distinction for supporting the unique needs of military families.


This designation was established by Florida’s legislature and requires schools to maintain various support systems, including a military point of contact, a dedicated webpage, transition programs, staff training, open enrollment seats for military students and activities supporting military families.

The following schools were bestowed the honor:

  • Discovery Oaks Elementary
  • Doctors Inlet Elementary
  • Oakleaf High
  • Plantation Oaks Elementary
  • Paterson Elementary
  • Tynes Elementary

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