Important Information

9th grade orientation is this Monday, July 25th in the gym. Students must be dropped off by 8:00am. Parents are invited to return to campus beginning at 11:30 to purchase planners, binders, and lockers in the auditorium – $10 for all. Gym uniforms along with a free string 2020 backpack for $20 in the gym. Students will be dismissed from the gym at noon.

Practical Magic: Behavior Management for Parents training will be on August 3rd from 6-8:30pm at St. Augustine High School in the auditorium. Parents of students of all ages can benefit from this training. See this flier for more information. 

St. Johns County Dual Enrollment Orientation will be held Monday, August 8th from 6-7pm at the SJR State St. Augustine Campus, Building C, Room C0116.

**As you’re doing your back-to-school shopping, make sure you get a 3 inch, 3 ring binder. That way each student only needs to have one binder to keep up with and carry all year long! Make these your academic anchor!**

Check out the 2016-2017 Florida Teens Read books for your summer reading for English class. All of the titles are available through the public library (ebooks and books), Barnes and Noble, and Amazon.


Parents and graduates: go to Cady & Cady to download and order 2016 Graduation pictures.

yearbooksummerWe are hiring AVID tutors for the 2016-2017 school year. If you are college-aged or older and available to tutor on Tuesdays and Thursday, please email Adrienne Paone for more information on how to apply.

We’re now on Twitter! Follow us @PedroMenendezHS for general school news and @Menendez_Sports for athletic news.

Honor your graduate with a brick in the courtyard!


Sign up for Driving Courses online at SafeDriver.com – Use CODE: PMHS at the school gets 20%

Free Use of High School Outdoor Facilities This Summer
Free Use of High School Outdoor Facilities This SummerFor six Saturdays in June and July, outdoor facilities at each of our high schools will be open for public use to promote community health and wellness. Some restrictions apply.
Please view the flyer for details.

triple-eEmpowering Excellence in Educators
Learn about St. Johns County School District’s new instructional evaluation system that will advance student growth and academic achievement.

Veterans & Military Families eligible for free SAT/ACT prep programs

Free SAC/ACTThe National Football League, the Department of Defense, and eKnowledge Corporation are providing, free of charge, an 11 hour SAT and ACT prep course that comes on a DVD (or 2 CD-ROMs).

These are FREE to any student with an immediate or extended family member who is serving in the military OR retired from the military. Members of Military families or Veterans interested in receiving the FREE SAT/ACT Power Prep software should visit the following website for details: www.eKnowledge.com/military

The St. Johns County Education Foundation, Inc. (SJCEF) is a public, non-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation recognized as the direct support organization for the St. Johns County School District. The SJCEF’s mission is to lead the efforts of the entire community in raising and distributing funds to support all of our public schools. Programs that are supported by the SJCEF are Teachers of the Year Celebration, Horizon Mini-Grants, Art Attack!, Take Stock in Children, Supplemental Educational Services Tutoring Program, and Tools for Schools. 100% of donations are spent on St. Johns County students, teachers, and programs. Please visit www.sjcef.com to make a donation or learn more about the SJCEF.

Would you like to be able to check your students grades from home?
Visit . Usernames and passwords can be accessed from Karol Holiday. Email or call for more information.

Volunteers Needed!
Students and parents: we need your help! Please visit the district website to sign up to volunteer. Parents and visitors must also fill out this form to be able to visit any school campus.

Senior Men & Women (Military Info)
Reminder… all men 18 years old must register for the Selective ServiceOPT OUT Form prohibiting school officials from releasing your name, address and telephone numbers to Military Recruiters.

Rent Our Auditorium
Our auditorium is available for rent evenings and weekends! Contact Melinda Ponce for details.

Search the Web
GoodSearch.com for the St. Johns County Education Foundation, and you can, too! It doesn’t cost you a penny but every time you use it, the Foundation gets one! Please go to http://www.goodsearch.com/?charityid=850265 and start helping today.

About our School

Pedro Menendez High School is located south of historic St. Augustine, Florida. Our doors opened in the year 2000 with state of the art facilities serving the needs of 1500 students in St. Johns County. Our curriculum offers Academy Programs in the areas of Business, Digital Design, Health Science and Architectural and Building Sciences. Menendez also gives students the option to participate in a rigorous program of International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, Dual Enrollment, and Honors Courses.