Welcome to Jefferson Elementary School

Jefferson Principal
Joyce Mininger

Jefferson ... a community where all students, staff and families are successful, valued and connected by the joy of learning!

Our Vision

Jefferson shares the PASD vision “All Port Angeles School District students will reach high standards and graduate prepared with knowledge, skills and abilities to choose a successful future.”

Our Mission

Jefferson...a community where all students, staff, and families feel successful, valued, and connected by the joy of learning.

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Supply Lists 2019-20

backpackSchool supply lists are now available for download on our website and new mobile app. You can find all school supply lists posted under "For Students > School Supply Lists" on our District Site (https://portangelesschools.org) or you can download our new custom mobile app and access the supply lists on the go! Use the buttons below to access the App Store and/or Google Play Store on your favorite mobile device.

Spring School Tour - Jefferson

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Free and Reduced Price Meals

All students who qualified for free/reduced price lunches last school year must reapply again this year. Please visit the link below to read more and download a copy of the Free and Reduced Meal application.

(Please Note: the link below will redirect you to the Port Angeles School District Website)

Port Angeles School District Food Services, Free and Reduced Meals Information

Dismissal Times & Inclement Weather

Inclement Weather
The season for inclement weather has arrived. Please visit our Inclement Weather page to learn more about how to prepare.

Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Jefferson Elementary School Report Card

Class Times
Grades K, 1, 2, 3 | 8:00 - 2:10
Grades 4, 5, 6 | 8:00 - 2:35

Every Tuesday (Early Release):
Grades K, 1, 2 & 3 | 8:00 - 1:40
Grades 4, 5 & 6 | 8:00 - 2:05


Recent News

What My Home Means to Me 2019
What My Home Means to Me 2019
What My Home Means to Me is an essay and poster ontest sponsored by the Port Angeles Association of Realtors for third grade students. A poster with their hand-drawn art depicts the place that fills their heart. Some write stories, perhaps a poem about the place that they call home. Read more at…
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Revised Last Day of School for 2018-19 School Year Calendar
Revised Last Day of School for 2018-19 School Year Calendar
The last day of school for the 2018-19 school year will be Friday, June 21, a half day.
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PASD Kindergarten Registration Now Open for 2019-20
PASD Kindergarten Registration Now Open for 2019-20
PASD Kindergarten registration is now open. A child must be five (5) years of age prior to September 1, 2019 to be eligible to attend Kindergarten in fall 2019. Kindergarten Open House events have been scheduled for each elementary school.
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District News Feed

Effective July 1, Kristen Lunt is principal at Stevens Middle School.
Congratulations to fifty-seven Port Angeles High School students for recently earning industry certifications! They became certified Microsoft Specialists through Microsoft Imagine Academy by passing one or more of the following exams: Word, Word Expert, Excel, and/or PowerPoint. Fifty-eight certifications were earned by fifty-seven students this semester, for a total of 101 certifications earned this year.
For the second year in a row, a teacher from Roosevelt Elementary has been selected as a finalist for the Teacher of the Year. Roosevelt Elementary Teacher Kathryn Lebuis Hartman is the 2020 Olympic Educational Service District (OESD) 114 Regional Teacher of the Year finalist.

Find more Port Angeles School District stories at PortAngelesSchools.org