Junior Residents

All the latest news and stories about our neighborhood’s junior residents.

St. Johns Country Day School Graduates 53

St. Johns Country Day School Graduates 53

The Class of 2022 made its way down the aisle at Orange Park’s Grace Episcopal Church for a beautiful Baccalaureate service. Seniors and their families gathered to pause the craziness of graduation activities, to reflect, acknowledge, and celebrate the accomplishments of their seniors, and to look ahead to the future. After an invocation by Owene […]

Douglas Anderson’s jazz program continues to achieve success, earn national recognition

Douglas Anderson’s jazz program continues to achieve success, earn national recognition

Spring 2022 is proving to be a very successful one for the jazz program at Douglas Anderson School of the Arts with success and recognition on the national stage. In May, the school’s SOTA Jazz Ensemble I earned an overall score of 97% and won the National Jazz Festival for high school jazz bands. Its […]

904 All Stars celebrate second annual sports camp

904 All Stars celebrate second annual sports camp

Teen volunteers Durham Branch, Ford Rachels, Aidan Stefanides and Jack Potter hosted the second annual 904 All Stars Sports Camp for three hours each day the week of Memorial Day for boys ages 5-10. The camp was held at Ford Rachels home in Ortega. Twenty-three boys attended the camp, which offered wiffle ball, basketball, a […]

San Jose Episcopal Students learn about all 50 U.S. States

San Jose Episcopal Students learn about all 50 U.S. States

San Jose Episcopal Day School first graders celebrated the United States in their 50 Nifty United States program. Students learned about each of the 50 states, their unique flower, tree, bird and any landmark specific to the state. “The first graders were like sponges, soaking in all the information and becoming USA fact extraordinaries,” said […]

Bishop Kenny Crusaders achieve national finalists in National Youth Cyber Defense Competition

Bishop Kenny Crusaders achieve national finalists in National Youth Cyber Defense Competition

Bishop Kenny junior, Eli Miller, and the Crusaders, Bishop Kenny’s CyberPatriot team, have been named as national finalists in the All Service Division of the CyberPatriot XIV National Finals Competition held March 18-30, 2022, in Bethesda, Md. They were one of only two Navy teams in the entire country and the only Florida team to […]

Timuquana Country Club hosts Jacksonville Debutante Coterie presentation

Timuquana Country Club hosts Jacksonville Debutante Coterie presentation

The presentation of the Jacksonville Debutante Coterie on June 10 at Timuquana Country Club during the Magnolia Ball marks the start of the 2022 coterie season for the following nine young ladies: Julia Knox Auchter, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George David Auchter IV, Florida State University; Ashley Howton Eller, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. […]

Douglas Anderson School of the Arts sweeps Applause Awards

Douglas Anderson School of the Arts sweeps Applause Awards

In its first year of participating in the Applause Awards, Douglas Anderson School of the Arts (DA) received 17 Applause Award wins for its production of A Chorus Line. The awards recognize everyone from set and costume designers to lead actors and actresses. It is a true celebration of all facets of musical theater. DA […]

Sharks on the Run take 9 trophies

Sharks on the Run take 9 trophies

Sharks on the Run of Jacksonville Country Day School (JCDS) took home nine trophies for age group winners at “The Run Home” 5K on May 14. For many students, this was the longest distance they had ever run. For some, it was even double their longest distance. The runners are members of the new afterschool […]