Congratulations to our Jefferson Leader In Me Habit #2 Students of the Month: 4th Grade Mrs. Ehr- Gabby Bumatayo Mrs. Kousma – Ethan Gordon Mrs. Niemerg – Case Easton Mrs. Ramsey – Noah Burton Mrs. Shaffer- Jocelyn Bell Miss Swinford – Curtis Snider 5th Grade Mr. Bledsaw – Ryan Sefried Miss Goodchild – Ayla Traub Mrs. Larson – Kennedy White Mrs. Lucas – Giuliana Werk-Levin Mrs. Mellott – Braxton Floyd Mr. McGinness – Moises Rodriguez Mrs. Richeson – Elijah Peterson Mrs. Spanhook – Jacob Griffith 6th Grade Mr. Anderson – Lauren Ealy Mrs. Ball – Anastasia Tolliver Mrs. Beabout – Landon Shafer Mrs. Bowers – Emsley White Mrs. Harrell – Hunter Grabiec Mrs. Hopper – Karley Eastman Mrs. Meister – Charlie Milton Mrs. Stranz – Brooklyn Phillips Mrs. Hayes – Jerry Knapp
almost 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Jefferson will be hosting our Winter Spirit Week next week. Please follow the link below for details. https://5il.co/nt5c
almost 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Jefferson Families: The Jefferson Picture Retake Day is scheduled for Monday, February 1, 2021. Please look for more information to be sent to you in mid January 2021.
almost 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Congratulations to our Jefferson Leader In Me Habit #1 Students of the Month: 4th Grade Mrs. Ehr- Davalyn Bowers Mrs. Kousma – Ava Nixon Mrs. Niemerg – Tyler Wayne Mrs. Ramsey – Ryley Bonewitz Mrs. Shaffer- Emmie Parsley Miss Swinford – Maleah Faller 5th Grade Mr. Bledsaw – Maliyah Harrison Miss Goodchild – Carter Fehrenbacher Mrs. Larson – Janely Amaya Mrs. Lucas – Bristol Schrock Mrs. Mellott – Melaina Morrisson Mr. McGinness – Phoebe Frey Mrs. Richeson – Colby Metzger Mrs. Spanhook – Ella Viertel 6th Grade Mr. Anderson - Vincent Torrepalma Mrs. Ball – Shelbie Pollard Mrs. Beabout – Catharine Staggs Mrs. Bowers – Matt Coartney Mrs. Harrell – Rylee Vicory Mrs. Hopper – Ty Helton Mrs. Meister – Will Ashley Mrs. Stranz – Joshua Peterson
almost 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
JES Veterans Day Collectively, JES and other CUSD personnel submitted over 100 photos for the project! Many thanks to each of you for encouraging your students to participate. I hope you and your students enjoy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_SkvrcX4HEc&feature=youtu.be
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Charleston Rec Department Christmas Art & Gingerbread Kits: https://5il.co/mu6s (Please search "kit" on the Rec Department website)
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
With the schedule changes, students in classes with pre-scheduled meetings will need to update their Teams calendar. Here is a set of directions to help: https://5il.co/mtk1.
about 2 years ago, Educational Technology Department
1st Quarter report cards are now available for viewing on Skyward. Please contact your student's teacher if you have any questions.
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Jefferson students had an art project to draw themselves in the Tim Burton style. Here are a few of the pictures turned in. https://5il.co/mmu3
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
A few reminders for next week: -Monday, November 2nd is a Remote Planning Day for Staff with no student attendance. -Tuesday, November 3rd is non-student attendance due to Election Day. -Wednesday, November 4th is our reopening of school for those attending in-person. We will continue to follow the 2-Hour Early Dismissal schedule. (*Please review our JES reopening plan on the school website for additional information for those returning to school) Also, Mrs. White will need in-person students to bring their art projects that they are currently working on to school when they return. We appreciate the assistance and please contact the school if you have any questions.
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
There’s still time to support our school and bring new books home to kids. Shop our Online Book Fair to spread the joy of reading. Online Book Fair will end October 25. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/jeffersonelementaryschool
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Jefferson's Book Fair has gone online! Discover new books sure to keep kids reading. Every purchase supports our school. Shop now! Click link for book fair flyer. https://5il.co/m0kl
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Jefferson School has scheduled Parent-Teacher Conferences for Thursday, October 15th & Friday, October 16th. Conferences are available on Thursday the 15th in the evening from 4:00pm – 7:30pm. There will also be conferences offered on Friday the 16th from 8:00am – 3:00pm. Utilizing your Skyward account beginning Friday, October 2nd at 4:00pm, you will have access to sign up for a time slot with your student’s teacher. Upon arrival, we ask the 4th grade parent to enter/exit through the 4th grade hallway on the east side of JES, Door #3, You will be able to park in the gravel lot across from the gym. Upon arrival, we ask the 5th grade parent to enter/exit through the 5th grade hallway on the west side of JES, Door #7. You will be able to park in the staff lot by the playground. Upon arrival, we ask the 6th grade parent to enter/exit through the main entrance on the south side of JES, Door #1. You will be able to park in front of the school or church lots. There will be staff to guide you to the correct doors. In order to provide safety, we will ask that you wait outside until your chosen time nears. Before entering, a temperature check and symptom screening will take place. Face coverings are required. Once approved for entry, we will direct you to your student’s classroom. We also ask that you exit through the doors upon which you entered the building. -Click on the Conferences Tab for your student on the lower left of the screen -Then click on All Conferences -Next click on Select A Time -Finally click on Save -You will receive an email verifying date & time of your conference with the Teacher If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the school at 639-7000.
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Families of Jefferson 6th grade students: Adhering to the Illinois School Code Sec. 27-8.1. Health examination and immunizations requirements, this is another reminder that you have until Oct. 15th to turn in a school physical and two required vaccinations for your student. If you have not already done so, call as soon as possible to schedule an appointment with your physician, as the deadline is quickly approaching! Please disregard this message if you have turned in your student’s physical and two required vaccinations. You may reach me at 217-639-7015 or at my email michelsh@charleston.k12.il.us, to check and see if your student is still in need of requirements. Completed physicals and vaccinations can be dropped off in the Jefferson office or faxed to 217-639-7005. Thank you and have a great day!
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
5th & 6th grade laptop cases for your student's device are now available. Please come by the school between the hours of 7:00am & 4:00pm to obtain the protective case.
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Please find a link to a troubleshooting information sheet for your student's computer below. https://5il.co/ks3k
about 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
A reminder that the Jefferson School orientation sign up process begins today after 4:00pm. You will need to access your student's skyward account to sign up: -Click on the Conferences Tab for your student on the lower left of the screen -Then click on All Conferences -Next click on Select A Time -Finally click on Save -You will receive an email verifying date & time of your orientation meeting with the Teacher.
over 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Please join us on Monday, August 24th, at 7pm for the General PTA August Meeting. This will be a virtual meeting using Google Meets. Below is the link to attend the meeting or phone number to call in for the audio portion: Join with Google Meets: https://meet.google.com/mty-keus-yrt Phone Numbers: 929-277-6239 PIN: ‪‪326 920 811‬# Attached are the 1. financial reports: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VBXdVqxwgh43wVn7zvICsJaOthGJuj3X/view 2. meeting minutes from our previous meeting: https://drive.google.com/file/d/11-MYnHlQh87Mgs--yvNx2wrTkak3xu0R/view 3. agenda: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dHH5YoPF_EfneKu-G0GTnSy8eta0FM1O/view PTA is a member driven association. The best way to get involved is on by helping on a committee. Here is the 2020-21 Committee Sign Up Sheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1diyW27yISANU2DVwKcfm_2Ov7kfXrBTDSdUggUFkr88/edit#gid=0. Please type your name directly into this form. If you would like to participant on a committee and the provided lines are full, feel free to simple insert a line at the bottom of that committee and enter your name. It's time to renew your membership for 2020-21! This can easily be done via our online store: https://charlestonjointpta.memberhub.store/
over 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
Jefferson 4th Grade Teacher Groups Ehr - self contained Kousma - self-contained Neimerg/Swinford Ramsey/Shaffer Jefferson 5th Grade Teacher Groups Bledsaw/McGinness Goodchild - self-contained Larson - self-contained Lucas/Richeson Mellott/Spanhook Jefferson 6th Grade Teacher Groups Anderson/Bowers Ball/Beabout Harrell/Hopper Meister/Stranz
over 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle
We wanted to make you aware that our Virtual Parent/Teacher Q & A via Zoom Meeting originally scheduled for the evening of Monday, August 17th has been postponed. Additional information about a future event will be provided in the next few weeks.
over 2 years ago, Lassak, Michelle