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24-Hour Attendance Line


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

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


Important Dates

August 28 Curriculum Night - Schedule listed below
Sept 1 No School ~ Labor Day
Sept 10 Late Arrival - Schedule listed below
Sept 16 PTA Meeting @ 7:00 PM - LRC
Sept 24 Picture Day

Jefferson "Tiger News"

Reminder of 2014-15 School Immunization Requirements
Many health care providers are seeing Illinois students for school physicals and immunizations for the upcoming fall. This is a reminder to make sure you understand the code changes and how they may impact your child. The new requirements are spel... Continue
Posted by: Melea Smith
Published: 7/1/14

Curriculum Night

Curriculum Night for all parents is on Thursday, August 28th from 5:30-7:30 PM. This event is one of the most important nights of the year so please make a point to attend. Teachers will go over ...more

Picture Day

Color Portraits will take pictures on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. All students will be photographed on picture day. Do not send money now! A proff will be sent home for your approval. Dress ...more

Late Arrival Schedule

Monthly Student Late Arrival : September 10 , October 8 , November 12 , December 10 , January 14 , February 11 , March 11 , April 8 and May 6 .

The Student Late Arrival instructional schedule will be as ...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

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


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Events Calendar

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District 205 News


Board Meeting Dates


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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