Career and Technical Education (CTE) of St. Johns County

Allen D. Nease High School

Mission Statement

The mission of Allen D. Nease High School of Ponte Vedra, Florida is to provide an excellent, high quality education for a rapidly growing and geographically diverse student population for the northern end of St. Johns County. Our intent is to develop academically capable and socially responsible young adults in a safe, attractive, and stimulating environment, encouraging the highest levels of excellence and professionalism in every area of academic and extra-curricular endeavors.


Allen D. Nease consistently ranks high on the list of Top High Schools in America. Nease High School offers a diverse curriculum designed to meet the varied academic needs of all our students. The academic core (English, Math, Science, and Social Studies) offers three levels of classes: standard, honors and Advanced Placement (AP)/Dual Enrollment courses. Research shows that students who take college courses while in high school are much more likely to complete a bachelor’s degree within 5 years of graduation. Nease currently offers more than two dozen AP courses and on-campus Dual Enrollment classes.

These specialized programs are unique to Nease High School and are described in the following sections:

• Stellar Academy of Engineering
• Communications Academy @ Nease
• St. Johns County Academy of Hospitality and Tourism
• International Baccalaureate Diploma Program
• Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC)

Nease hosts dozens of different clubs and activities ranging from academics, to the arts, to athletics.

10550 Ray Road
Ponte Vedra, Florida 32081
(904) 547-8300