7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Board of Educ. Mtg.
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Board of Educ. Mtg.
If you are interested in your child attending the full-day program five days a week, please review the eligibility requirements and complete the application no later than May 15, 2023.
April 28, 2023: For the ninth year in a row, Jefferson Township Public Schools has earned the BCME award from the NAMM Foundation in recognition of our commitment to K-12 music education excellence across the content areas of general music, instrumental music, vocal music, digital music, piano, ukulele, and guitar.
March 21, 2023: Assuming no additional emergency days will be used for the 2022-2023 School Year, Jefferson Township Public Schools will be closed on the following dates: April 17, May 22, and June 12. If emergency days are used between now and the end of the school year, an updated calendar will be communicated.
March 6, 2023: Full day public pre-K will be available to even more families in Jefferson Township through additional NJDOE Preschool Expansion Aid (PEA) funding. The Jefferson Township Board of Education received notice of PEA funding in excess of $2.7 million which will support nine additional high-quality preschool classrooms.
February 23, 2023: School Year Calendars for both 2023-2024 and 2024-2025 have been Board Approved!
Learn how the district plans to reach its goal of being a leader in academic excellence while developing healthy, well rounded, resourceful students who are positive, contributing members of the local and global community.
February 3, 2023: Ms. Widgren and members of the PBSIS committee challenge local businesses to see who can raise the most pennies from February through May!
January 23, 2023: Jefferson Township Public Schools is proud to accept @CollegeBoard's Female Diversity Award for AP Computer Science Principles. Giving female students access to computer science courses is necessary to ensuring gender parity in the industry’s high-paying jobs. Congratulations to Aleyna Storms for her role in earning this honor!
January 11, 2023: On January 3rd, Matthew Millar was recognized for his 12 years of outstanding service to the children and community as a member of the Jefferson Township Board of Education. Thank you, Mr. Millar, for your time and dedication!
November 22, 2022: In response to the nation-wide teacher shortage crisis, Jefferson Township Public Schools is announcing an increase in pay for substitute teachers. Substitutes can now make up to $175/day to work in Jefferson. The JTBOE approved a tiered pay schedule for substitutes based on accrued full days worked in a single school year. The new pay rate, effective 11/22/2022, is as follows:
November 17, 2022: The Jefferson Township Board of Education (JTBOE) is thrilled to announce that our district has been selected as a recipient for funding through the NJDOE Preschool Education Aid (PEA). These funds have been allocated to integrate six high-quality, full-day preschool classrooms right here in Jefferson Township, at no extra cost to taxpayers.
October 3, 2022: The district will be a leader in academic excellence while developing healthy, well-rounded, resourceful students who are positive, contributing members of local and global communities.
August 8, 2022: The Jefferson Township Board of Education (JTBOE) was recently notified of its eligibility to apply for grant funding that would enable the expansion of preschool services for children who are three or four years old before October 1, 2022, and reside in Jefferson Township. If the district’s application is accepted, this funding will allow our district to increase the number of students in a full-day preschool program at no cost to parents.