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Regular School Hours:

1st-5th grade:
8:15 AM to 3:00 PM
Lunch 11:05 to 12:05

AM Kindergarten
8:15 AM to 11:05 AM
PM Kindergarten
12:05 PM to 3:00 PM

Student Late Arrival
Instructional Schedule
AM Kindergarten 
9:15 AM to 11:40 AM
PM Kindergarten
12:40 PM to 3:00 PM
Grades 1 - 5
9:15 AM to 3:00 PM

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Office Contacts

Fehrenbacher, Linda
Moore, Cynthia
Lead Secretary
Kirchhoff, Leslie
Assistant Secretary
Holmes, Christine
Registered Nurse


Important Dates

April 15

PTA Meeting @ 7:00 PM ~ LRC

5th Grade Field Trip ~ Art Institute

April 16

Robert Crown Parent Presentation for 5th grade @ Field School

April 17 Jefferson Dad's Club ~ Spring Fling
April 18 No ...more

Jefferson "Tiger News"

Friday Forecast 4.18.14
Principal Linda Fehrenbacher's Friday Forecast Continue
Posted by: Cynthia Moore
Published: 4/16/14

Friday Forecast 4.11.14
Principal Linda Fehrenbacher's Friday Forecast. Continue
Posted by: Cynthia Moore
Published: 4/11/14

Time For Kindergarten and New to First Grade Enrollment for 2014-15
If you have a child ready for kindergarten (five before September 1, 2014) or a new student enrolling in first grade for 2014-15 and did not attend the recent District 205 new student enrollment days, please enroll now. It is important that the Di... Continue
Posted by: Melea Smith
Published: 2/21/14

PTA School Supplies 2014-2015

Jefferson PTA will be offering 1st Day School Supplies again this year.

Information will be coming home with your children.

You may order by going directly to the 1st Day School Supply website. http:// ...more

Jefferson Dad's Club



Please come out and support the Jefferson Dad's Club final event of the 2013/2014 school year. We are trying to ...more

BRAG Night

Bring Relatives’ Attention to Growth (BRAG) Night is an event designed to showcase the work of preschool and elementary students in Elmhurst CUSD 205. The purpose of the evening is to provide an ...more

Tri-C Publications

Summer Skills ~ Math and Language Arts Reviews
It’s hard to believe that summer is just around the corner. The children are all looking forward to fun and hav-ing a break from school. However, it is ...more

Are you moving?

Please call Mrs. Moore 630.834.6261 and let her know if your child will not be attending Jefferson School next year.If you decided to move during the summer, please call the district office and let ...more

Student & Parent Handbook 2013-2014

This handbook is designed to provide parents and guardians of Elmhurst School District 205 elementary students with an introduction to a variety of topics, practices and procedures that are in place ...more

District 205 Lunch Program

Dear Elementary Parents:

We would like to take a few minutes of your time to answer some of the questions we get calls about regarding our District Operated Hot Lunch Program.

Does my Child have a ...more

Safety in our Schools

Student Emergency Procedures

Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 continues to refine its crisis response planning and to be vigilant about the safety of its students and staff. Following ...more

Student Late Arrival Days for 2013-14

Elementary Student Instructional  Time: 9:15 a.m. (PM K - 12:40 p.m.)

Student Late Arrival Days for elementary students are as follows:

September  11, 2013
October  9, 2013
November  13, 2013
December  11, 2013
January   8, 2014
February  12, 2014
March  12, 2014
April  9, 2014
May  7, 2014

Food Allergies

There are a large number of students throughout our school with food allergies. These food allergies can cause significant health concerns and could even be life-threatening should exposure ...more

Vacations during school year

Parents or guardians are expect to schedule vacations during the summer or on school holidays. In instances where absences are requested for vacation, parents and guardians must submit a written ...more

Summary of Assessments


Teachers use common classroom assessments as well as formal assessments to help them plan differentiated instruction. Here is a summary of the assessments administered to elementary ...more


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Events Calendar

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National Georgraphic Map

District 205 News


Board Meeting Dates



At Jefferson School our mission is to create a learning environment where students, parents and staff work together to achieve educational excellence.

Birthday Book News

Because we no longer have birthday treats in the classrooms (too many allergies!), a good alternative is donating a birthday book to our school library. For all of the details, go to the "Birthday ...more

Parents' Response to Intervention (RtI)


Please click on the above link to view Parents' frequently asked questions on the response to Intervention (RtI)

Type to Learn

District 205 has provided a keyboarding curriculum for our upper grade students. This program, Type to Learn 4, will be practiced by students within the regular school day four days per week for 15 ...more

Weather Related Late Start Information

Classes may start two hours later than usual during emergency conditions

District 205 has implemented a late start plan as an alternative to cancelling school for an entire day due to an ...more