Dear parents and guardians of Jefferson Elementary School students,
The administration, faculty, and staff of Jefferson Elementary School would love to have feedback from you about our school and the new Leader In Me program implemented this year. The link at the bottom of this message will take you to a survey where you can leave feedback about how our school is doing this year. We hope to gain valuable insight into how our school can continue to grow and help meet your students educational needs.
There will be no school for students on Friday, November 1st. We hope everyone has a safe and fun Halloween!
The MAP Mash reward celebration will be on Friday, October 4th. The students will enjoy a day filled with fun and games to celebrate their hard work on the MAP tests. Congratulations to all of Jefferson's hard working students.
All Paragon fundraiser orders are due by Monday, August 26th. Please turn in your order form to your homeroom teacher. Thanks you for helping raise money for Jefferson Elementary School.
The 2013 - 2014 Jaguar Jamboree will be this Tuesday, August 13. Food and drink will be served at 5:00. There will be inflatables outside for the students to play on. The parents and Guardians will be in the classrooms meeting with the teachers. This will be a fun and informational evening for everyone.
Welcome back to all Jefferson Elementary Students, Staff, and Parents. We are looking forward to a great 2013 - 2014 school year.
Our Jefferson Elementary students have field trips coming up in the next couple of weeks.
Kindergarten: Children's Museaum of Evansville - Wednesday, April 17.
First and Second Grade: Mesker Park Zoo - Tuesday, April 30.
Third Grade: Kentucky Wesleyan College - Thursday, April 18.
Fourth Grade: Murray State University - Friday, April 26th.
Fifth grade: Western Kentucky University - Tuesday, April 23.
February 25 - March 1 will be read across America week. There will be a theme for each day:
25th: Crazy Sock Day
26th: Pajama Day
27th: Mismatch Day
28th: Jefferson Shirt Day
March 1st: Red and White and/or Hat Day
Monday, February 18th will be the make-up day for the snow day on January 16th. School will be in session on this day.
STEM Family Fun Night
On January 31, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Jefferson Elementary will hold a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Family Fun Night. The gymnasium will be filled with fun participation stations for students and families to visit, with an emphasis on STEM concepts. Free dinner will be provided for the families participating in the science activities.
Congratulations to our boys and girls Jefferson Heat Basketball teams. They won the division A championship this weekend. We are proud of the great teamwork and sportsmanship they exhibited all season long.
The cheerleading team had a great year as well. They won first place in the "Best Jumps" category. Thank you for all the hard work this year.
Click on the links below for fun activities for your students this summer break.
Summer Fun 1
Summer Fun 2
Click here to take a Title 1 Program Parent involvement survey.
Renaissance Home Connect
Dear Parent or Guardian:
Your child uses a software program called Renaissance Place at school.
This program has a special feature called Renaissance Home Connect, which your child and you can access outside of school from any computer with an Internet connection.
Renaissance Home Connect is fun and easy to use.
It allows the teacher, you and your child to share information about your child's progress in Accelerated Reader and Accelerated Math.
User Name: first name.last name
Password: lunch number
Click here for information on how to access Renaissance Home connect.
Access to Math In Focus ONLINE for Parents
1. Go to the District Website www.henderson.kyschools.us
2. Click on Parents
3. Click on Math in Focus
4. Click on Math in Focus ONLINE TEXT
5. Enter state (KY)
6. Enter district (Henderson County School District)
7. Enter school (Jefferson Elementary School)
8. User Name (Student Name) first namelast name
9. Password—enter student’s last name and lunch number
Free online eBbooks for Kids: from Sylvan Dell Publishing. Contact your child's school library media specialist for the access code for your school.
Directions for parents: Compass Learning from home.
Click here for directions on how to access
Compass Learning from home.
Click on this link to help find your child great books to read.
Find A Book
2009-2010 Jefferson Elementary School Report Card
2011 - 2012 School Improvement Plan
Girls 8-9 year old 60 yard dash – 5th place- Kyrisha Hay
1st place – Lauren Hubbard