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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

Weber, Leslie
Moore, Cynthia
Lead Secretary
Kirchhoff, Leslie
Assistant Secretary
Gerali, Mariah


Important Dates

March 25 Student Council Movie - After School 3:10-4:45 PM
March 26 Third Grade Field Trip - CHM
March 30-April 3 Spring Break
April 6 Classes Resume & Jump Rope for Heart Week
April 6 5th Grade Robert Crown ...more

Jefferson "Tiger News"

Jefferson PTA Sock Hop
Join the PTA to celebrate Jefferson's 60th anniversary.  Rock Around the Clock at the Jefferson Sock Hop! Friday, April 10th ~ 6:00 -9:00PM in the gym. Fun for the whole family! DJ, dancing, games, photo booth & snacks! Come dressed i... Continue
Posted by: Cynthia Moore
Published: 3/5/15

Principal Weber News
March is here and hopefully some warm weather will follow! We are moving through the school year quickly and have only a few weeks until Spring break.

In the next few weeks, students in third through fifth grade will be taking the PARCC assessm... Continue
Posted by: Cynthia Moore
Published: 3/3/15

Elmhurst 205 Administrative Guidelines for Snacks
The District places an emphasis on healthy snacks with a focus on fruits and vegetables. A list of acceptable snacks will be provided for those students in an allergy-aware classroom. The list of acceptable snacks will be created by the CSNs.
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Posted by: Cynthia Moore
Published: 9/12/14

Student 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... Continue
Posted by: Katherine Schroeder
Published: 9/1/14

PTA Pre-Order School Supplies

The best way to buy back to school supplies! Convenient on-line ordering. The exact school supplies your teacher requested!

Order by May 30th. Kits will be delivered to the school. Please note the ...more

2nd Grade Jefferson Brownies - Donate Supplies for Animal

Please Donate Supplies for Animal
Rescue Foundation (ARF)

2nd Grade Jefferson Brownies are collecting
donations for the Animal Rescue Foundation

Newspapers for kennels

Dog Beds

Cat & Dog toys

Cat & Dog ...more

Soles For Africa

The York High School Key Club is sponsoring a “Soles for Africa” shoe drive and they are asking for our support. Over the past four years, through the generosity of District 205 families, they have ...more

Author Tom Watson Visits Jefferson

On Thursday, February 19th, one of the coldest days in the month, Tom Watson ventured out from his Chicago neighborhood and made the trek to our school to present to our third, fourth, and fifth ...more

Jefferson Elementary Celebrating Sixty Years

Dear Jefferson Families,

We are celebrating sixty years of Jefferson Elementary being a part of the Elmhurst community and would like to inform you of some wonderful activities that will be occurring. ...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


Parents or guaradians are expected to schedule vacations durning the summer or on school holidays. If this is not possible parents/guardians must submit a written request to the principal two weeks ...more

Box Tops for Education

This year, our school will be continuing in the Box Tops for Education program. Clipping Box Tops is an easy way for you to help our schools buy what it needs. Box Tops are each worth 10 cents and ...more

2014-2015 Elementary Handbook

This handbook is designed to provide parents and guardians of Ellmhurst Public School District 205 elemenatary students with an introduction to a variety of topics, practices and procedures that are ...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


Enrollment: 384

Events Calendar

Author Visit

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