Jefferson Elementary School is a neighborhood school serving students from all parts of the city and rural area. We average 445 students making up a diverse school that draws from many cultures and nationalities. Deliberate and purposeful teaching and modeling of respect and responsibility are commitments held by all Jefferson staff.
In addition to our classroom curriculum, our program includes special education, academic support in reading, highly capable, library instruction, general music, orchestra, physical education and art. In-class and out-of-class opportunities range from classroom service projects to academic and arts competition or performances. Jefferson staff members typically provide many extracurricular opportunities beyond school hours.
Our school community includes a PTA organization with teachers and parents working together to provide optimum learning opportunities and a rich school culture.