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Santa Rosa County School District purchases AEDs


The Santa Rosa County School District, through partnership with Santa Rosa County Emergency Management, recently upgraded each of their schools and facilities with automated external defibrillators (AED)s. An AED is a lightweight, portable device that delivers an electric shock to the heart, potentially stopping an irregular heartbeat and allowing a normal rhythm to resume following […]

Royals Pounce on Jags


@ Central- On Friday, the Lady Royals completed their storied regular season by defeating arch-rival Central, 52-33. The win over the Jags was the third victory over their rivals this year, including the last minute thriller to win the Jay Christmas Tournament.  With the win, Jay is now 22-2 under first year head coach Brian […]

Jay Math Team Shines


@ Coastal Alabama- On Thursday the JHS Matg Team traveled to Coastal Alabama in Brewton to compete in the annual Tedder Math Tournament. Jay finished 2nd in the tournament. In the individual portion, 5 Jay students scored in the top 8. 1st-Flomaton 2nd-Jay 3rd-T.R. Miller 4th-W.S. Neal

Endowment Honors UF/IFAS Extension Dean, Supports 4-H

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — When the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences receives a donation in someone’s honor, it’s often in memory of someone who has passed away. But that’s not how Larry and Debbie Swindle like to do things.“If you’re going to give a gift in someone’s name, why not do it […]


Santa Rosa County – The Santa Rosa Education Foundation has announced the five semifinalists selected from 33 school nominees for Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year. Congratulations to Myra Anderson, East Milton Elementary; Charles Phan, Gulf Breeze High; Stacey Dell, Milton High; Caroline Buechner, Navarre High; Kristin Ardis, Woodlawn Beach Middle.  The SREF Teacher of […]

Wreaths Across America In Jay


Wreaths Across America is a national program that provides wreaths to civic organizations to place on Veterans’ gravesites all across America. Each December, in communities just like ours, citizens get together to honor veterans by placing a wreath on their gravesite and say the veteran’s name out loud. This past Saturday, Mitzi Dixon lead the […]

Jay’s Edwards Signs Scholarship


Congratulations to Sarah Edwards for signing a golf scholarship with Florida Gulf Coast University!

January Events at Your Santa Rosa County Library


Holiday ClosuresThe library system will close on Tues., Jan. 1 in observance of New Year’s Day and on Mon., Jan. 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.   Family Story Hour  “Book a Trip” with Family Story Hour! Join us as we journey to all seven continents. There will be stories, activities, and […]

Middle School Lacrosse Clinic Set

Free clinic to introduce boys and girls to game of lacrosseThe Milton Parks and Recreation Department is partnering with the Milton High School Lacrosse program to hold a free lacrosse clinic for girls and boys in sixth through eighth grade. No lacrosse experience is necessary to participate in this clinic. The clinic will be held […]

Jay High Safety Announcement


JHS Safety Announcement: The district has recently installed an access control door lock and camera system at our front entrance. Effective January 7, 2019, the front entrance will no longer be open during the school day. When you approach the front entrance, you will need to push a button located to the right side of […]