Example 1

Jefferson Elementary - Principal's Corner

Parents/Guardians of Jefferson Elementary School:

We had a n exciting and quite busy February at Jefferson. Students performed at the school and district sponsored Black History Month assembly programs. Our students did an amazing job showcasing their various talents. During our awards assemble we recognized over students for earning honor roll status, most improved, outstanding citizenship and leadership.

Progress reports for 3rd MP will be distributed to students on Friday March 10th. All parents are encouraged to sign up for the Genesis Parent Portal to access student current grade information.

The following students were selected by their homeroom teachers to be Student of the Month for March. Continue the excellent work!

Room 222: Kimberly Procopio Room 202: Ashton Praml Room 225: Josue Castillo
Room 206: Emily Veliz Room 207: Emily Olivares Room 208: Edna Amaya
Room 211: Jacob Villagran Room 307: Bryan Tzul Room 308: Derrick Tzul
Room 311: Flavio Castro Room 425: Francisco Villalta Room 403: Jeshuat Hernandez
Room 405: Samiyah Bailey Room 406: Janelle Para Room 411: Leuris Sanchez
Room 305: Britney Moreno Room 306: Michael Guardado Room 323: Genevy Hernandez
Room 408: Anthony Perez    

Important Parent Reminders:

  • Daily attendance matters. We expect students to be in school everyday unless there is a medical emergency. If a student is absent more than 2 times a month you will receive a formal letter from the school.
  • School starts daily at 8:05. Dismissal is at 2:35. Please ensure that students are dropped off and picked up on time.
  • Uniforms are mandatory. All students should be in uniforms unless you receive written notification from the school.

Upcoming Important March Events:

  • March is Perfect Attendance month at Jefferson. Students with Perfect Attendance will earn great rewards.
  • March 6th-31st we will be participating in the Pennies for Patients campaign.
  • March 9th-5th grade field trip to New Jersey Performing Arts Center (Ballet Hispanico)
  • March 8th-Basketball game vs. Cook School at Old Jefferson (4:00 p.m.)
  • March 14th-Basketball game at Woodland (4:00 p.m.)
  • March 17th-African Dance and Drum Show
  • March 20th- No school
  • March 22-PTO Meeting at 5:30 p.m.
  • March 22nd-Basketball game at Evergreen (4:00 p.m.)
  • March 27th-31st-Scholastic Book Fair
  • March 29th-Jefferson Math Night (5:30-7:30 p.m.)
  • March 29th-Basketball game at Cedarbrook (4:00 p.m.)
  • March 31st-Jefferson Movie Night (6:00-8:00 p.m.)

Please ensure that students complete all assigned homework and read independently each night. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call the school.

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Educationally yours,

Telaya L. Parham Principal-Jefferson School