Jefferson School Parent Post

November 2020

School Contact Information

  • Office Phone Number - 309-263-2650
  • Office Hours 7:30am-3:30pm
  • Office Fax Number - 309-283-3031
  • Jefferson Attendance Line - 309-284-3025

Important Dates & Upcoming Events


2 - Remote Learning Planning Day

3 - No School Election Day

5 - 3rd Grade Musical VIRTUAL Performance 6:30pm

11 - No School Veteran's Day

13 - 2nd Quarter Midterms; World Kindness Day

16 - PTO Canned Food Drive

23 - PTO Meeting 6:30pm

25-27 - No School Thanksgiving Holiday

Your Vote Matters!

School will not be in session on Tuesday, November 3 for Election Day.

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We thank our veterans for their service.

We thank you for protecting us and our freedoms!

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3rd Grade Virtual Musical Performance

Thursday, Nov. 5th, 6:30pm

This is an online event.

Mrs Berger and our 3rd Grade Patriots are excited to share their talents during the virtual Boomwhackers & Singing performance. The performance will be available to view online on Thursday, November 5 at 6:30pm.


Here is your one-stop shop for Gameball Run fundraising items.

Jefferson School's Gameball Run family and fundraising information will be shared with families very soon. Please consider supporting the Children's Hospital of Illinois.


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!

Meeting - November 23 @ 6:30pm (Cafeteria)

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PTO Canned Food Drive Coming Soon November 16-December 4

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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

A. chievers

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

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Safe Classrooms, Successful Outcomes

Here is your one-stop link for all current information related to COVID, including District 709's Return to School Plan and the online form for employees & families to report COVID cases. If your child or a member of your family has tested positive or is suspected of having COVID, we need you to call our attendance line and complete the online form - Family COVID Case Report. Please make attendance phone calls by 8:30am daily.
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