Important Information

Click here for the underclassmen exam schedule. Please check back often for any updates.

Bright Futures will begin posting notices for eligible students in July. Ineligible students will receive notices later in the summer. International Baccalaureate (IB) and AICE Diploma students will receive notices after Bright Futures receives official files from these two organizations in late summer and early fall.

Parents and guardians: please take a look at our EOC parent/guardian notification letter. The ESE Spring Newsletter is also available here.

Parents/Guardians: The St. Johns County School District is required to annually notify parents of students with disabilities that they may be found eligible for the McKay Scholarship Program for Students with Disabilities.  For more information, please see the McKay Letter 2017-2018 and/or visit http://www.stjohns.k12.fl.us/ese/choice/.

Look how creative and talented our students are! Students were allowed to paint their parking spaces as a fundraiser for Best Buddies. Your parking spots look amazing! Go Falcons!

All students must complete this survey about Digital Citizenship within the first 10 days of school before they are allowed on a computer on campus as well as turn in a signed Acceptable Use Procedures (AUP) form.

No outside drinks will be allowed on campus except plastic, clear water bottles this year. Band students are allowed to leave their clear water bottles in their 6th period class.

We will not be allowing any phone check outs – please send in a note from home prior to having your student check out.

Please do not deliver outside food (Subway, McDonald’s, Chick-fil-a) etc. during lunch. We will not be calling students out of class or lunch to come and get these items.

2017 Graduation Information

Graduation Day: Monday, May 22nd at 7pm at the St. Augustine Amphitheater 

Required items (CAP, GOWN, TASSEL) for graduation- ORDER ONLINE,  www.RhodesGraduation.com , click ORDER ONLINE and follow prompts. Order additional graduation items ( ANNOUNCEMENTS, NAME CARDS) at www.jostens.com. (Payments for orders placed during the order days at school may be made online, www.RhodesGraduation.com using their invoice number.  We have emailed invoices using the email address provided when they placed their order and have also mailed copies to their home addresses.  If for some reason, they have not received an invoice via email or USPS, please have them let us know, [email protected], and we will get one right out to them).

Important dates for seniors!



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


Students can now order their transcripts through Parchment from 2014 to present. Watch this video for instructions on how to order them. If you need transcripts from 2013 or earlier, please email Rebecca Cosgrove at [email protected] or call her at 904-547-7137.

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

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.

Active Directory Usernames and Passwords for Students
Students need to know their Active Directory usernames (S number) and passwords to be able to use the computers on campus and check their grades. Students received this information in homeroom. If they did not, please tell them to ask their teacher for this very important 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.