This document presents our most current thinking, and it is still a work in progress. We believe that through candid and constructive feedback from our community, this plan can be improved even more. Take a few moments to review the draft and click the orange button on the cover to access the survey.
Our new website intended to keep the Jeffco Public Schools community informed and engaged as we move through the summer months and look toward restarting school in the fall of 2020. It also features
our website dedicated to providing our community ideas for an active and engaged summer!
KEEP CONTACT INFORMATION UP-TO-DATE
Would you like to receive text messages?
As we work to keep you informed about everything happening in our district, we would like to remind you to keep your contact information up-to-date in Jeffco Connect. You can do this in the Contacts area of your account, on the Notification Preferences tab.
Did you know...you can also sign up to receive text messages? Be sure to click the "Text" checkbox next to any phone number at which you wish to receive text messages, then check both the General and Emergency category boxes across from that number. Be sure to Save! You will receive an automated opt-in message from us/SchoolMessenger; you MUST reply to this message to begin receiving text messages from the district and your school.
JUNE BOARD MEETINGS WILL FEATURE LIVE SPANISH INTERPRETATION
June's Board of Education meetings will now feature live Spanish interpretation. Read more here.
SUMMER OF STRENGTH 2020
Jeffco Public Schools has partnered with Sources of Strength to provide resources for Jeffco families as we all take a well-earned break from remote learning and head into summer. Through Summer of Strength 2020, we will embark on a guided journey of practicing our strengths. Each month we will launch a new theme, full of conversation prompts, activities, and gratitude practices.
Gather your family and join us HERE to stay connected, calm, and strong! Our themes:
June: Family Support
July: Healthy Activities
August: Connection, Mentors, and Positive Friends
SENIORS IN 2020-21: FALL 2020 SAT UPDATE
The Colorado Department of Education (CDE) and College Board (the SAT vendor) are working to provide the Class of 2021 an opportunity to participate in the SAT this fall at no cost. Read more here.
JEFFERSON COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH UPDATES
Check out the latest updates from Jefferson County Public Health, including yesterday's amended public health order, Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors addressing league sports, playgrounds, pools, gyms, rec centers, places of worship, and outdoor recreation. Find more on this and other guidance here. Also take a look at their Inside COVID-19 Response Blog, spotlighting emergency responders.
WANT TO HELP FAMILIES IMPACTED BY COVID-19?
Jeffco Schools Foundation has a designated fund for Jeffco Public Schools.