Jefferson AVID Mission Statement
To Close the achievement gap by preparing ALL students for college readiness and success in a global society!

WIN the Play Ground for our school.

Help Jefferson Elementary School win a $100,000 playground and $10,000 cash for your family!  Here is how:

1. Sign Up at
     You can sign up on your computer or smartphone. Use our school ID# 138940. Your family will be entered to win $10,000 cash, our school can win a $100,000 playground and your child's classroom can win $5,000.

2.  Send e-mail invitations to family and friends
   Your child will pick a great prize just for sending at least 3 e-mail invitations. No purchase necessary.

3.  Shop and help our school
   Every time your family and friends shop through, our school earns money and your child can win more prizes.

It's that simple!

School hours Mon. - Fri. 7:45am-2:15pm Wed. 7:45am-1:45pm

School hours Mon. - Fri. 7:45am-2:15pm                       Wed. 7:45am-1:45pm
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Contact Information

Office 480-472-8700

FAX 480-472-8724

Attendance 480-472-8708

Registration 480-472-8681

Health Office 480-472-8704

120 S Jefferson Ave Mesa Az 85208

  • PICTURE Day Thursday, September 10, 2015
  • Early Release Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 11:45am


For a complete list of dates, please "Click" on the Calendar link in the upper left corner.

New Mesa Public Schools Mobile App

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Try it today and stay connected.

KinderU is the new name for MPS preschool programs. Registration for the 2015-2016 school year is underway. Scholarship and tuition spots are available. Call (480) 472-7250 for registration appointments or visit our website by clicking here for detailed information and forms.

These are suggested supply items.  More specific information will  be provided at   "Meet the Teacher" night.

 Primary Grades:

  • 1" view binder (any color - for school agenda)
  • crayons
  • colored pencils
  • pencils
  • scissors
  • glue sticks
  • pencil sharpener
  • Whiteboard markers
  • Paper plates
  • Ziploc bags (any size)

Intermediate Grades:

  • 2" Three Ring Binder (white)
  • 4 - Notebooks 70 Count wide-ruled
  • pencils
  • scissors
  • colored pencils  (twist up preferred..less sharpening)
  • crayons
  • backpack/ binder
  • lined paper--college ruled
  • computer flash drive
  • pocket dictionary 
  • Kleenex
  • Gallon size plastic ziplock type sandwich bags
  • pencils