School Status and Family Resources

dist_logo_button The Port Angeles School District is committed to maximizing in-person learning, supporting academic recovery and acceleration. Our focuses are the well-being, health, and safety of our school community. Some health and safety protocols will remain this school year, others will go away, and we will implement new mitigation strategies.  Please click the green button to learn more!

School Hours

K-3 8:00 A.M. – 2:10 P.M.
4-6 8:00 A.M. – 2:35 P.M.
Wednesday Only
K-3 9:00 A.M. – 2:10 P.M.
4-6 9:00 A.M. – 2:35 P.M.

Key Strategies for Health and Safety When Returning to School

sick Feeling ill? Stay home. Click here for the return to school flow chart.

spray Enhanced cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing of schools will be conducted. Click here to learn more!

maskAs of March 12, 2022, masking is optional for all staff, students, and visitors on all campuses and buses. Masks may be required universally during clusters or outbreaks in classrooms or groups. Find out more about masking and other COVID-19 regulations here: doh.wa.gov/masks

hand washing Regular handwashing and sanitizing will be required throughout the day. Hand sanitizer is available throughout all school buildings.

District News Feed

Another successful scholarship night is in the books! This night celebrated the 106 seniors who were awarded more than $2 million from 150 donors. From that, more than $500,000 came from local donors and organizations! Thank you to ALL of the incredible donors and businesses who support our students’ achievements at PAHS. Hats off to Andrea Dusenko, Katie Kozlosky, and Matthew Moore for directing and coordinating this year’s scholarship program.
The last day for seniors is Friday, June 10th. The last day for all other grades is Wednesday, June 15th. Students will have a regular start time and have an early release/half day. There is no late start.
The Port Angeles High School East Park Avenue Players will present the play A Wrinkle in Time, adapted for the stage by Morgan Gould from the book written by Madeleine L'Engle. This adaptation is based on an award-winning and beloved children's book written in 1962. L'Engle's book was the winner of the prestigious John Newbery and Caldecott Medals, the National Book Award for Young People's Literature, Children's Legacy Literature Award, The Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Literature, and many, many others.

Find more Port Angeles School District stories at PortAngelesSchools.org

Welcome to Jefferson Elementary School


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.

Learn more about Our School

Change of School Request Form

Due to our social distancing guidelines and school facility closures, we will be using on-line avenues for the 2020-2021 Request for Change in School of Attendance forms.  There are two situations in which you would need to complete this form:

1.       Your child currently opts into a school outside of your attendance area, and you plan to stay at the out-of-attendance-area school.

2.       You would like to request your child go to a school for the first time that is outside of your attendance area.

Please complete one of the forms below and either mail to the included address, or send it digitally (option #3).  And questions can be directed to your school principal.

1. Microsoft Word Document, Download and mail - School Change Request Form 

2.  Fillable PDF, Download and mail - School Change Request Form

2a. Non-fillable PDF, Download and mail - School Change Request Form 

3. Google Form - School Change Request Form (digital signature and sending)

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