Ribault High School

Ribault High Football Player Arrested In School Shooting

Oct 13, 2020
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A Ribault High School football player faces dual charges following Friday's shooting incident that left a teammate injured in the campus field house, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Ribault High Using Metal Detectors For All Students Following Shooting

Oct 12, 2020
Ribault High School

Ribault High School began using walk-through metal detectors for all students Monday to ensure the safety of students and staff after a student was shot Friday,

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About 20 Jacksonville students from Jean Ribault, Atlantic Coast, Mandarin, Sandalwood and Englewood high schools gathered in Ribault’s media center Wednesday to meet with state lawmakers about school safety.

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A Jacksonville high school Marine Corps Junior ROTC cadet has received a prestigious award for his hard work ethic and leadership skills in the classroom and the community.

Nearly 200 high-achieving students from Raines and Ribault high schools will be honored by their Northwest Jacksonville community Friday night.

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Students at Raines and Ribault high schools on Jacksonville’s Northside will be able to take college-level criminal justice classes in the fall taught by professors from Edward Waters College.

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The City of Jacksonville came out wearing blue Tuesday, as hundreds of people celebrated Ribault High School’s national basketball win with a parade and party downtown.


An online petition is asking for an invitation to the White House for Jacksonville’s Ribault High School Lady Trojans basketball team.

Ribault Lady Trojans Return Home National Champions

Apr 4, 2016

The Ribault Lady Trojans basketball team was victorious in the 2016 national championship, and the girls returned to Jacksonville to be greeted with open arms Saturday night.

The team dominated Riverdale (Maryland) Baptist 75-49 in the Dick's Sporting Goods high school basketball championship Saturday morning in Madison Square Garden.

Grant Helps Ribault Aviation Program Take Flight

Nov 12, 2015
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Some Ribault High School students will be flying planes before they graduate — that’s the idea behind a new aviation academy at the school, supported by a $300,000 grant from JPMorgan Chase.

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Duval County School Board members have unanimously approved an airplane pilot-training program. Tuesday night the board okayed spending $120,000 to hire veteran pilot William Charlton as a consultant to help lay the groundwork for an Aviation Career Academy at Ribault High School.

Superintendent Nikolai Vitti says Charlton’s duties will begin with recruiting an instructor that has the “expertise and long-term commitment to the school.” Vitti says the next step for Charlton will be to coordinate with the district and the instructor to develop a curriculum.

Pam Monteleone

  Shakespeare in the Park returns to the First Coast this weekend, with open-air performances in Atlantic Beach. And later this month, high-school students will get the chance to appear alongside the University of North Florida performers.

The director says the comedy “Twelfth Night” resonates with today’s young people.

Friday and Saturday night, the UNF production appears in Atlantic Beach’s Johansen Park. Drama professor and director Pam Monteleone says Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” may be 400 years old, but her students have found modern-day relevance in its themes.

Rhema Thompson

It’s not your granddad’s classroom. And it probably isn’t the kind of classroom you grew up in either.