Plantation Oaks Elementary School


Phone: 904-336-2775


Degrees and Certifications:

Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education

Certification: School Principal, K-6, Gifted Endorsement

University of North Florida

Fayetteville State University

Principal and Title IX Coordinator, Kim Marks

Dear Plantation Oaks Elementary Community,

I am excited and honored to serve as the principal of Plantation Oaks Elementary School. My passion for education and the success of all students has been shaped over the past 27 years serving as a teacher in elementary and middle school, a math coach, an assistant principal, and principal

We have a wonderful school community. Our caring staff members work hard to help all students learn and want what is best for them. We take pride in holding our students to high academic and behavior standards so that they can reach their utmost potential. We strive to develop learners who are confident, responsible, reflective, innovative, and engaged.

I sincerely care about all our children and their families. Ensuring a safe, engaged positive learning environment is a top priority for me. Together as a school community, we will build on the traditions of the past and meet the challenges of the future. Please feel free to contact me with questions, comments, or concerns. Thank you for supporting our school.


Kim Marks

Phone: (904) 336-2775


Degrees and Certificates:

Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Bachelor of Arts in English

English 6-12

Reading Endorsed

Toccoa Falls College

“Kind words are short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.”

Mother Teresa

Assistant Principal, Shari Gouin

Dear Hawk Family and Community,

Welcome to Plantation Oaks Elementary School (POE)! I am so excited to be part of the POE community where we strive to provide the best educational experience for our students and their families. The caring faculty and staff work diligently to provide a supportive and encouraging community for our scholars. Plantation Oaks Elementary School works as a team to support individuals to be responsible, to be confident, to become reflective, to be innovative, and to be engaged in their learning experiences. I look forward to serving and working with our students, parents, and community to continue making POE a great place to learn.

I believe that it takes a team to create this type of supportive atmosphere. As everyone works together, we will have a positive impact on student life at POE. We are a TEAM-Together

Everyone Accomplishes More! Let’s Go Hawks!

Your team member,

Shari Gouin

Phone: (904) 336-2575


Degrees and Certificates:

BS Accounting/ Finance; MBA

Florida State University

Jr. High Math teacher; Elementary/ High School Asst. Principal

Dream Big Dreams, Do Great Things!

Assistant Principal, Anthony Bradley

Hello and welcome to Plantation Oaks Elementary (POE). This is my 18th year in Clay County Schools. I am very excited to be part of the leadership team of this tremendous school with such a dynamic staff, stellar students, and supportive parents and community members.

Plantation Oaks Elementary is part of the Clay county school district, a Pre-K to 12th grade district in proximity to Jacksonville, Fl. Our student body of 1000 students are challenged and rewarded every day in this rich learning environment. In addition to the core subject areas of reading, writing, math, science, and social studies, students have the opportunity to gain experience in art and computer skills. Families and community members are important to our success at POE. Thank you for trusting your child with us.