November 20th Jefferson Journal

We are Jaguars!

November 19th newsletter

Upcoming Dates

November 25th, 26th & 27th NO SCHOOL

December 8th 3rd Grade visits school Forest


Kaum Ib Hli 25, 26 & 27 TSI MUAJ KAWM NTAWV

Kaum Ob Hli 8 Qaib 3 moog tom School Forest

Fechas Importantes

NO HAY ESCUELA el 25, 26 y 27 de Noviembre

Los estudiantes del 3 grado visitaran la escuela del bosque el 8 de Diciembre

School Day Reminders

  • Parents can drop off their children no earlier than 8:15 AM.

  • School Hours: 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

  • Call the office to report any absences, 715-261-0175 grades K-5 and 715-261-0185 grade 4K.

Mask Reminders

  • Please send an extra mask to school each day so students can change their mask if needed.
  • Ensure that you have extra face coverings for your child at home that could be washed or changed out daily.
  • Acceptable face coverings: cloth or paper coverings that contain at least two layers and cover the nose and mouth, per CDC guidelines.
  • Unacceptable face coverings: face coverings without two layers, face coverings with vents or holes, gaiters, and face shields without a mask underneath.

Salvation Army Gift Distribution

The Salvation Army in Wausau distributes gifts for children. Christmas presents are available for eligible children age 17 and under. Applicants should call 715-845-4272 to make an appointment for registration. Appointments will be held Oct 8th- December 14th, 2020. Applicants should call as soon as possible.

Calls will be accepted throughout the entire application period as availability allows. Bring parent photo IDs, IDs for children, proof of income or ForwardHealth eligibility letter, proof of address, and clothing sizes and 3 gift ideas per child. One person per household per appointment unless bringing an interpreter. Distributions take place December 14th-19th, by appointment only. No children at distribution. Only one person per household allowed into distribution unless other arrangements were made ahead of time for an interpreter.

Celebrating Safely during the Holidays

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Parent Teacher Organization In the News

Thomas Jefferson families! PTO is looking for new members to join us! We are also searching for a new PTO President. If you, or someone you know is interested, please get in touch with us! We have such an amazing, and diverse community here at Jefferson, and we’d like you to bring your ideas and talents to our PTO. We enjoy planning family nights, staff recognition events, and FUNdraisers to support our amazing students and staff. We welcome your ideas! You can chat with us on FB at

Thomas Jefferson PTO! Thank you Go Jaguars!

Tshaaj Tawm:

Cov Nam Txiv hab Nai Khu Thomas Jefferson PTO tseem nrhav tsev neeg nrug peb koom teg!

Peb tseem nrhav tug Thawj Coj rua PTO hab.

Yog has tas koj paub muaj leej twg xaav ua, thov qha rua peb paub! Qhov nuav yog ib qhov tseem ceeb. Peb los xaav nrhav tswj yim ntxiv paab peb cov mivnyuas kuas lom zem! Peb zoo sab txais mej tswj yim paab kuas peb cov PTO zoo rua yaav tom ntej!

Yog has tas muaj tswj yim dlaab tsi thov muaj ntim ca rua lub naab ntawv. Koj le mas nrhav peb hu FB los tau:

Thomas Jefferson Jaguars Nam Txiv Nai khu

Us Tsaug! Moog Jaguars!!

Playground Information

The cold Wisconsin weather is here! Parents....PLEASE make sure your child is dressed appropriately for the playground.

When there is snow on the ground, students MUST be wearing ALL OF the "Magic 5" to play in the snow: 1) Warm jacket 2) Hat 3) Mittens/gloves 4) Boots 5) Snow pants. We want our students to be safe and warm at recess!!!

If you are unable to purchase warm weather gear, please call school social worker Kelly Perdue at 715-261-0184 for assistance.

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Encore Information

What do I do for Encore when I am home quarantined?

In order to best support all of our students, the Encore plan for learners on quarantine is to have them access and complete the lesson material through Seesaw. If families have questions about that day’s activity, please contact that Encore Teacher through Seesaw.

Girl Scouts Flyer

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