Welcome to Jefferson!
Whether you're just starting junior high as a sixth grader or moving in from someplace else, you've landed at a great place! The staff and students of JJHS will all do their parts to make you feel at home. On this page, we'll post information and special announcements to help make your transition easier.Congratulations on becoming a Patriot!
Important Dates for Incoming Patriots
5th Grade Orientation
Virtual Tour of Jefferson
Learn all about the Victory Bell, Jefferson Square, and meet our wonderful Principal, Assistant Principals, and 6th grade Bears and Bulls teachers on this YouTube playlist!
Curious about what's inside the walls of 1525 North Loomis? Go on a virtual tour with our WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) Leaders by viewing the video below.
Basic supplies for the 2022-23 school year are found in the list below. Students may need to purchase additional items depending on their teachers' preference once school starts.
PE Uniform Ordering/Spirit Wear
Online ordering of required and optional PE clothing and spirit wear are available from Deb's Embroidery Use the Category filter to access the required and optional items designed especially for PE. Orders can be placed throughout the school year, but must be placed by June 30th for PE uniforms and July 23rd for spirit wear in order to guarantee pick up at registration in August.
Announcements for Incoming Patriots
All new Patriots must have a physical on file in the health office by the start of school in August. Visit our Health Services page for details and links to forms.
You're part of a Team!
All Patriots are part of a team during the school day. Use the links below to find out about the one you may be on.
Teams and Team Leaders
Bear Team: Mary Bratland
Bull Team: Suzanne Pankow7th Grade
Blue Jays Team: Adam Blazek
Redbirds Team: Kevin Harper
Team Epic: Amy Gilbert
Team Journey: Chris Heffernan