On Wednesday, August 15, 2012, the MYcroSchool Jacksonville team gathered for its ribbon cutting ceremony. The event celebrated many months of hard work and preparation to prepare for the school’s first day on Monday, August 20.

Here are some photos from the occasion.

MYcroSchool Jacksonville's Area Director Marjorie Lopez awards SIATech Jacksonville Principal Michael LaRoche with a certificate of appreciation.

Area Director of Education Marjorie Lopez awards SIATech Jacksonville Principal Michael LaRoche with a certificate of appreciation for his contributions to the opening of MYcroSchool Jacksonville.

MYcroSchool Jacksonville staff at the ribbon cutting.

Welcome to the new staff members at MYcroSchool Jacksonville!

A MYcroSchool Jacksonville teacher takes a moment to address the crowd at the ribbon cutting ceremony.

MYcroSchool Jacksonville Guidance Counselor Kelvin Pruitt takes a moment to address the crowd at the ribbon cutting ceremony.

MYcroSchool Jacksonville is authorized by the Duval County Public Schools. Education Area Director Marjorie Lopez presents Susan Biehler of DCPS with a certificate of appreciation.

MYcroSchool Jacksonville is authorized by the Duval County Public Schools. Education Area Director Marjorie Lopez (left) presents Susan Biehler of DCPS with a certificate of appreciation.

Ready to serve students! A team of leaders cuts the ribbon to officially open MYcroSchool Jacksonville.

We're ready to serve students! A team of leaders cuts the ribbon to officially open MYcroSchool Jacksonville. From left to right, Tami Hocker, Marjorie Lopez, Linda Dawson, Randy Starling, Susan Biehler, and Erin Kupfenberg.

Thank you to MYcroSchool Jacksonville’s Career Tech Teacher Steve Booth for sending the photos.