Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

Principal: Christopher Latting

2651 West Glenwood Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435-5299

Phone: (815) 725-0262
Fax: (815) 741-7631

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Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

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School Hours

Grades K-5
Start Time 9:00 am
Regular Dismissal 3:10 pm
School Improvement Day Dismissal 12:15 pm
 

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Welcome to Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, home of the Patriots!

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Approximately 500 kindergarten–fifth grade students attend Thomas Jefferson Elementary School. Our outstanding staff and very dedicated PTO have a long history of working hand in hand to create and maintain a school environment that is data driven and student focused.

At Jefferson, we offer many opportunities for students to thrive as learners. Our diverse students have the opportunity to participate in general education, fine arts, and practical arts programming.  Our school also houses a bilingual program. 

The entire staff at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School collaborates with students and families throughout the school year.  Our work together will be an important component in ensuring that all children are equipped with the skills necessary for success as they advance through our educational system.

News

Students

Students Recognized at Reading Reception

Congratulations to the students and staff members who were recognized at the Joliet Reads Reading Reception.

Dr._Theresa_Rouse

District 86 Announces New Superintendent

After an extensive national superintendent search, the School Board named Dr. Theresa Rouse as their new superintendent effective July 1, 2016.

Events

May

11

School Improvement Day – No PM Class for Students
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May 11, 2016

All Day Event

School Improvement Day – No PM Class for Students
 
(All Day Event)

May

27

Last Day of School (Tentative)
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May 27, 2016

All Day Event

Last Day of School (Tentative)
 
(All Day Event)

May

30

Memorial Day – No School
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May 30, 2016

All Day Event

Memorial Day – No School
 
(All Day Event)

May

31

Emergency Days (If Needed)
Event's details
May 31, 2016-June 06, 2016

All Day Event

Emergency Days (If Needed)
 
(All Day Event)

Welcome to Joliet Public Schools District 86

Our schools, as partners with our children's parents and with the community, will create a safe and positive environment in which all students will learn and develop to their greatest potential. All students will be empowered to become lifelong learners, responsible citizens and caring members of their communities.

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