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Welcome to the R. B. Hunt website! This is a busy place with new things happening all the time. We hope you are able to find all the information you need right here; but, if there is something you need that you cannot find here, please don’t hesitate to call or email for more information.
Summer Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Student contact hours: 8:25 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. - M,T,Th,F   Wednesday - 8:25 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Front Desk
904.547.7960

FAX
904.547.7955

Clinic
904.547.7964

Extended Day
904.547.7973

Amanda Garman,
Principal
Marie Antoine,
Assistant Principal

About Our School

Awards and Certifications

  • “A” School
  • Five Star School – Community Involvement
  • Parent Involvement Award
  • Golden School Award – School Volunteer Program
  • Red Carpet School
  • National Elementary Honor Society Member
  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Mission Statement

We at R. B. Hunt Elementary School believe that all children can learn. We will provide children with a supportive, caring environment that develops self-esteem, self-motivation, and a sense of responsibility. We strive to provide every opportunity for maximum student achievement and to recognize and stimulate special talents in all students. The educational environment and the teaching strategies are designed to meet the goals and objectives of a strong curriculum. Our major goal is to prepare students to become responsible citizens and to take their place as productive members of the community. We believe that education is a cooperative effort among home, school,and community.

If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance and planning to attend a school meeting or program, please contact Marie Antoine with your specific need at 547-7959.

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January 25 – 29
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School Access

This is just a reminder that anyone (parent, guardian, friend, neighbor, aunt, uncle) must have school access to attend an event at R. B. Hunt Elementary, have lunch with a student and/or attend an awards assembly. If you have not already done so, please complete the School Access Form. The process for approval may take up to 4 weeks, so please fill out the application sooner than later for any guests that would like to have school access. Once the application is approved, school access will be valid for three years.

District News

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.

ESE Parent Advisory Meetings

"Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms & Strategies" on Feb. 2

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms & Strategies on Feb. 2 On February 2nd from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Lisa D. Bailey, Ph.D., for a virtual discussion titled "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms & Strategies." Join the meeting online via Microsoft Teams or join via phone by dialing 1-904-420-0831 and then entering the conference ID: 442 747 864#

View a list of future Virtual ESE Parent Advisory Meetings.

FortifyFL App

FortifyFL is a website and app developed at the direction of the Florida Legislature. Any student, educator, parent or member of the public can report school safety concerns directly to law enforcement and school administrators anonymously and easily through the FortifyFL app or getfortifyfl.com.