Jefferson School Parent Post
School Contact Information
- Office Phone Number - 309-263-2650
- Office Hours 7:30am-3:30pm
- Office Fax Number - 309-284-3031
- Jefferson Attendance Line - 309-284-3025
May 3 - 7 - A Week of Celebration
Monday, May 3rd
Bring in a candy bar for your teacher or favorite staff member.
Tuesday, May 4th
Join us in decorating the sidewalk in front of Jefferson School right after school.
Wednesday, May 5th
Bring in flowers for your teacher or favorite staff member.
Thursday, May 6th
Bring in a card/letter thanking your teacher or a staff member for everything they do.
Friday, May 7th
Bring in a salty treat for your teacher or favorite staff member.
Teacher Appreciation & End of Year Volunteer Opportunities...We need your help!
Sign up for Field day:https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d49aeac2ba1f58-field
Sign up for Staff Appreciation Breakfast: (If this goes out before the date of this)
Sign up for Staff Appreciation Lunch:
Sign up for Staff Appreciation Polar Pop delivery:
Sign up for Teacher Appreciation Extra recess
Important Dates & Upcoming Events
3 SCRIP Orders Distributed; 6:00pm 4th Grade Recorder Concert (Gym); Dress up like your favorite staff member
4 TEAM Day; Band/Orchestra/Choir - Arts in the Park @ Idlewood; Dress up Day - Star Wars
5 11:55am Early Release
6 Nurse Appreciation Day
7 SCRIP Orders Due; Jefferson School Picnic
12 3rd Grade Fieldtrip to Morton Cinema; Ms. Ropp KG Fieldtrip to Farm
13 Jefferson 6th Grade Step Up Day; 2nd Grade to Aberle Farm & Northwoods Park
14 SCRIP Order Distributed; 4th Grade Walking Trip to DQ; 6th Grade Fieldtrip to Idlewood Park
15 Vision & Dental Exams due for required students
17 Kindergarten Celebration; 1st Grade Fieldtrip to Wildlife Prairie Park
18 Step It Up! Readathon Event Day; Laugh Olympics
20 Last Day for Students 11:55am Dismissal
St. Jude Spirit Week May 10 - 14
Tuesday - Dress like a Scientist - Ready for Research
Wednesday - Wacky Hair, Don't Car - Wig or Crazy Hair
Thursday - St. Jude "Super Hero" Day
Friday - Wear Red for St. Jude or St. Jude Gear
DENTAL & VISION EXAMS Due May 15th
MAY 15TH DEADLINE
Reminders were sent home for students that have not yet submitted their required dental and vision exam documentation for this school year. KG students need to have a vision & dental exam; 2nd, 6th grades need dental, and all new students to our district need vision and dental.
We ask that you provide us a copy prior to the May 15 deadline. Please send completed forms to the school office asap, or contact Mrs. Presley in the office if you have any questions.
Dental examination dates acceptable are 11/15/2019 to 5/15/2021
Vision examination dates acceptable are 8/11/2019 to 5/15/2021
ALL Students Register
July 29th - 7am to 5pm
Jefferson Elementary School
Jefferson Elementary School
Time To Be Determined
Jefferson PTO would like to welcome our new Patriot students & families to Jefferson.
What does PTO do?
- Provide assistance to classroom teachers and support school initiatives
- Meet monthly to discuss ways to support students and teachers
- Coordinate the annual fundraiser - Step It Up/Readathon will kickoff at the end of Aug.
- Provide ways for families to give back to Jefferson - Kroger Rewards, SCRIP, Amazon Smile, & more!
Next Meeting - March 22 at 6:30pm
WHERE OUR ADVENTURE BEGINS
Jefferson Vision & Mission
Vision: Educating Patriots today to be leaders tomorrow.
We are P.A.T.R.I.O.T.S.
P. ositive role models & problem solvers
T. eam players
R. eaders & rigorous learners
I. ndependent thinkers
O. pen-minded & offering opportunities to all
T. echnology innovators
S. etting examples by serving others