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To Close the achievement gap by preparing ALL students for college readiness and success in a global society!
Esperanza Latino Teacher Award
Congratulations to Jefferson Elementary first-grade teacher Gina Nunez (pictured), who won the Esperanza award Sept. 26. She was nominated by Christine Quick, Title 1 specialist, and Genessee Montes, principal, for 30 years of dedication to her students. Nunez won $5,000 cash and a $2,500 stipend for her school. Chicanos Por La Causa presents Esperanza Latino teacher awards to educators who make an impact within the Latino community. Nunez will be honored at a reception Oct. 20 in Phoenix.
Congratulations to Mrs. Nunez!!
- Fall Carnival-Rec Center Fri, October 21, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
- Picture Retakes Starting Tue, October 25, 8am – 11am
- AWARDS ASSEMBLY-Thursday, October 27: 8:30 - 9:30 Primary and 9:45 - 10:45 Intermediate in the Rec Center.
- Jefferson Book Fair - Monday, October 31st - Friday, November 4th in the Media Center.
- Parent University Class- Thursday, November 1st at 6:30pm-8:30pm MPR
School Contact Information
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Wednesday - 7:45am - 1:15pm