JES Science Club members learned about the forces of friction and gravity when building a castle out of Uno cards!
JES 6th and 5th grade GATE Math students review ratios and decimals in digital escape rooms.
GATE Science Club members at JES learned about surface tension by playing with milk, food colors, and dish soap.
The PE Jefferson Olympics ended last week. Coach and Mr. Moore want to thank the students for their efforts and sportsmanship. There was one winner from each grade. The winners are:
4th grade - Ms. Swinford’s class.
5th grade - Ms. Larson’s class.
6th grade - Mrs. Ball’s class.
Congratulations to all the winners. For winning each class will get an ice cream party.
Great Job Jefferson !!
JES GATE Science Club members polished pennies while using the Scientific Method to explore Chemistry.
JES Staff had a wonderful time in the CHS Homecoming Parade. We enjoy supporting our ALL of our students.
GO! FIGHT! WIN!
JES Principals showing their Trojan Pride. This is also the first time in 15 years Mr. Ulm has not worn a tie during the school year.
JES staff and students are celebrating our Charleston Trojans Homecoming game this coming week. LET'S GO TROJANS! LET'S GO!
JES Families: JES Orientation & Open House Night is August 17th. Each meeting with be in your student's homeroom class.
4th Grade Orientation in Classrooms @ 5:30 pm
5th Grade Orientation in Classrooms @ 6:15 pm
6th Grade Open House in Classrooms from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
JES Families: Please follow the link below for the JES Welcome Letter with important beginning of the school year dates.
Due to a gas leak, Jefferson Elementary School will be closed to the public & staff for the remainder of the day. If you are in need of assistance, please contact Charleston Middle School at (217) 639-6000.
Phoebe Frey, Maliyah Harrison, and Lauren Wahls of Troop 2140, built this seed-library for the Monticello Garden at Jefferson, for their bronze award.
Congratulations to all the JES Rotary Club Award Nominees for 2022.
JES Anderson, Bowers, Ball and Beabout's classes went fishing at EIU for Conservation Day on Monday. Please see the pictures below from their trip.
Pictured are the Jefferson Rotary Youth Leadership award recipients recognized at the May 17th Rotary Meeting/Luncheon:
(From front row left to right)
Amelia Vandermeer (4th Grade)
Mason Lauwers (4th Grade)
Khali Romack (6th Grade)
Mason Anderson (5th Grade)
Adeline Richter (5th Grade)
Jocelyn Bell (5th Grade)
Brayden Armstrong (5th Grade)
Colby Metzger (6th Grade)
Ella Viertel (6th Grade)
Rob Ulm (JES Principal)
Jeff Marlo (JES Assistant Principal)
Deborah Mueller (Rotary President)
Rick Hunt (Rotary Member & Leadership Award liaison)
Congratulations to both the JES Red and Black Girl's Basketball Teams for a wonderful season. Our JES Cheerleaders did an amazing job as well. Way to Go Black Team for winning the Championship Game!
Coach Bollant (EIU Women’s coach) was nice enough to join Team 1’s practice earlier this week.