St. Johns County hurricane shelters


One of the best ways to get prepared for hurricane season is by locating the evacuation shelters in your area. Take note of the two St. Johns County pet-friendly shelters, as well as the special needs shelter and how to take advantage of them.

Public Evacuation Shelters

Batram Trail High School

7399 Longleaf Pine Parkway

St. Johns, 32259

Mill Creek Elementary School

3750 International Golf Parkway

St. Augustine, 32092

Creekside High School

100 Knights Lane

St. Johns, 32259

Osceola Elementary School

1605 Osceola Elementary Road

St. Augustine, 32084

Cunningham Creek Elementary

1205 Roberts Road

St. Johns, 32259

Otis Mason Elementary School

2300 Mason Manatee Way

St. Augustine, 32086

Durbin Creek Elementary School

4100 Race Track Road

St. Johns, 32259

Pedro Menendez High School

600 SR-206 West

St. Augustine, 32086

Fruit Cove Middle School

3180 Race Track Road

St. Johns, 32259

Hickory Creek Elementary School

235 Hickory Creek Trail

St. Johns, 32259

Patriot Oaks Academy

475 Longleaf Pine Parkway

St. Johns, 32259

Pet-friendly shelters

South Woods Elementary School

4750 SR-206 West

Elkton, 32033

Timberlin Creek Elementary School

555 Pine Tree Lane

St. Augustine, 32092

Special Needs Evacuation Shelter

Pacetti Bay Middle School

245 Meadowlark Lane

St. Augustine, 32092

The special needs shelter is for persons with special medical needs that cannot be met in a public shelter. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged for assignment to a special needs shelter prior to a disaster.

Special needs registration is available online or by mail. Contact the Department of Emergency Management at (904) 824-5550 or visit for more information.