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PTO Fundraising is so Important!

Please support Jefferson students by participating in our fundraisers throughout the year. Our fundraising provides incentives for our students and staff in our efforts to promote positive behavior and morale here at our school. We have a PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention and Support) system in place that our students love and special activities at selected grade levels. Let us know if you can assist us during the year with the various fundraising efforts.

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Parents & Guardians Can Now Receive Text Messaging Alerts.

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Padres y Guardianes Pueden Recibir Alertas en forma de Mensajes Textos.

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Principal's Message

At Jefferson School our mission and commitment is to provide the best educational program possible for our students. We are dedicated to ensuring  that our school provides a welcoming, safe, stimulating environment where students are actively involved in learning academics, as well as, positive values and self discipline. We are committed to building a team effort among families, staff, district, and the community to assist all students in developing skills to become independent, self-sufficient, successful adults who will contribute responsibly in the community. Jefferson School embraces a vision of excellence, and a commitment to every learner. Our role as educators is to empower every child with a solid educational foundation, serving as a key to open the doors of opportunity and future possibilities. Through a rigorous curriculum, collaboration, and trust within the school community, we at Jefferson are committed to ensuring that all learners will not only meet, but exceed grade level standards. Our VAPA (Visual and Performing Arts) Program provides enrichment experiences for students and families. This program sets the foundation for a love of the arts that will be sustained throughout our students’ lives.

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Parent Involvement

Parents are encouraged to get involved in their child's education. A student’s success depends greatly on parent participation and involvement in their child’s academic program, both at school and at home.

Below are some ways Jefferson parents can get involved:

Parents to the Rescue "Neighborhood Action Council": Meet Tuesdays & Thursdays in room 95 at 9AM. Join our parents to learn how to better serve the school and community.     

Attend School Functions:Requested Parent/Teacher Conference, Parent-education training and classes, Open House, Back to School Night, Family Picnics, Student Performances, Curriculum Nights, and Family Movie Night.

Volunteer:  Classroom and Office Helper, Library Helper, Playground Supervisor, Crossing Guard

Serve on a committee: School Site Council, English Learners Advisory Committee, Parents to the Rescue, Parent Teacher Organization

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Interested in becoming a parent volunteer at Jefferson Elementary School?

Parent Application Form

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Hawthorne School District programs and activities shall be free from discrimination based on gender, actual or perceived sex, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, or age, or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.  If you believe you have been discriminated against, immediately contact the principal, designee at the school office or District Office at (310) 676-2276.

Los programas y actividades del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Hawthorne serán libres de discriminación basado en género, sexo real o percibido, orientación sexual, raza, color, religión, ascendencia, origen nacional, identificación de grupo étnico, estado civil o paternal, incapacidad física o mental, edad, o en base a la asociación de una persona con alguna otra persona o grupo que tenga una o varias de estas características reales o percibidas.  Si usted cree que ha sido discriminado, comuníquese inmediatamente con el director o persona asignada en la oficina de la escuela o del Distrito, al (310) 676-2276.

Jefferson Elementary Events

April 12- Current 5th Grade student families- Moving up to Middle School Meeting at Bud Carson Middle School 5PM 

April 17-Current 5th Grade student families- Moving up to Middle School Meeting at Prairie Vista Middle School 5PM

April 17- Math Night 5-6PM 

April 18-Current 5th Grade student families- Moving up to Middle School Meeting at Hawthorne Middle School 5PM 

April 19- Spring Picture Day

April 20- Wellness Workshop 8:45 am

April 24- SBAC Parent Meeting @8:45am & 4:30 PM

April 26-  Open House 5-6PM -2PM Student Dismissal


More info HERE for uniform policy

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Jefferson Elementary is a No-Bullying Zone

Don't be a bystander: 

Step up so others won't get stepped on.



Awards & Recognitions


Grades of Green, an award winning Non-profit Organization, has awarded Jefferson School with a

Certificate of the Greenest Cafeteria Award for its reduction of Cafeteria Lunch Trash

(From 40 Bags of trash to about 13). Congratulations!


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Healthy Schools Alliance- Bronze Award 2013

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Title 1 Academic Achievement Award School 2009

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CBEE Honor Roll Award for three years 2008, 2009, 2010

CBEE Honor Roll Award 2008, 2009, 2010

U.S Department of Education

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