Gaines Alternative School

Gaines School Hours are as follows: M, Tu, Th, Fr  7:00am-1:15pm,  Wednesdays 7:00am-11:25am (Early Release)

Distant Learners Meal Pick-Up Service

About Our School

The Gaines Alternative School serves students who have been administratively assigned to the facility as a result of significant violations of the Student Code of Conduct Letter 2020-2021. In addition to educational services, the school has a strong emphasis on behavioral intervention and management with its students.

Parent Advisory Meeting November 10th, 2020

Presenter: Sandra M. Rebeor, Psy.D., M.S.H.S.
Date/Time: 11/10/2020 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Follow link to Join Microsoft Teams Meeting
or dial +1 904-420-0831 Conference ID: 895 587 77#


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2020-2021 Instructional Materials Adoption for English Language Arts (ELA)

St. Johns County School District curriculum department representatives and adoption committee members have completed the review process for the Instructional Materials Adoption for English Language Arts (ELA). On January 26, 2021, the School Board will conduct a public hearing to receive comment from the community regarding the final list of recommendations for instructional resources for this adoption. The public is invited to attend this hearing. Committees composed of teachers, district content experts, parents and community members compiled the lists. The hearing will be held at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium of the District Administrative Building located at 40 Orange Street in St. Augustine.

View the final recommended selections and links to the selections. If you would like access to available printed materials or require assistance reviewing the online resources, please call the Instructional Resources and Media Services office at 904.547.3947. Materials are available for review from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. when district offices are open.

Board action on the final recommendations for English Language Arts instructional materials is expected to take place at the School Board meeting in February.