24-Hour Attendance Line
Regular School Hours:
8:15 AM to 11:05 AM
12:05 PM to 3:00 PM
Student Late Arrival
9:15 AM to 11:40 AM
12:40 PM to 3:00 PM
Grades 1 - 5
9:15 AM to 3:00 PM
Jaguars Bring Warm Weather Back from Spring Break
April 11, 2014
All BOYS (K-4th Grade) + Families: FREE Cub Scouts Event
For all boys (Kindergarten-4 th grade) and their families: You are warmly invited to join the Cub Scouts of Pack 17 for a FREE Event at Jackson School on Friday, April 25 th @ 7:00pm . Come enjoy the entertainment of jump rope extraor... Continue
BRAG Night – Thursday, April 24th @ 5:30-7:00 pm
Bring Relatives' Attention to Growth (BRAG) Night is an event designed to showcase the work of preschool and elementary students in Elmhurst CUSD 205. The purpose of the evening is to provide an opportunity for parents to visit their chi... Continue
Soles for Africa Shoe Drive
Jackson School is supporting the York High School Key Club who is again sponsoring a “Soles for Africa” shoe drive this year, and we are asking for your support and assistance with this endeavor. Over the past three years, through the ... Continue
Spring Music Performances
We have finalized details for our music class performances. We have scheduled the music class performances in two different formats to be differentiated for the needs of differently-aged learners. o Grades 4-5 – These students will present t... Continue
Time For Kindergarten and New to First Grade Enrollment for 2014-15
If you have a child ready for kindergarten (five before September 1, 2014) or a new student enrolling in first grade for 2014-15 and did not attend the recent District 205 new student enrollment days, please enroll now. It is important that the Di... Continue
Kindergarten Students for 2014-2015
We are looking to locate potential kindergarteners for the 2014-2015 school year. Eligible students must be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2014. If you have a child who may be eligible, please call the Jackson office. I... Continue
Jackson Singers Entertain Hockey Fans
Bus Routes 2013-2014
Some of the bus routes have changed slightly. Times are approximate, please arrive at your bus stop 10 minutes prior to scheduled time until bus driver can get used to the route and the ridership.
Late Arrival Days in 2013-2014
Late Arrival Bus Route #1
LATE START BUS SCHEDULES
Jackson School Student Council collects Box Tops for Education
Each year student council collects Box Tops for Education as a way to raise money. The funds we raise are then used to purchase a school gift and donate to a charity. Please visit http://www.boxtops4education.com/ to see a list of participating products. Remember, each box top is worth $0.10! It all adds up!! Thank you for your support and SAVE THOSE BOX TOPS!!
Paula Berger Named Star Educator for January 2014
On March 12, 2014, Paula Berger was recognized by Kickoff for Kids as the "Star Educator" for January. Paula, a Spanish Teacher at Jackson School, was presented with a plaque and gift card for ...more
District Events Calendar
District 205 News
Board Meeting Dates
Jackson Second Grade Team Wins Those Who Excel Award
On October 19, 2013, the Jackson Second Grade Team received a Those Who Excel award from the Illinois State Board of Education in the team category. The Jackson Second Grade Team includes Becky Hursh, Lori Jorbin, Cathy Moran, and Sue Latoria.
Jackson School Mission Statement
"The Mission of Jackson School is to work and learn together to reach our goals and to provide an education that empowers all students to succeed in a rapidly changing world."
Online Resources for Students in Reading and Math
The following are websites that we feel can be very useful for students to use as they work from their MAP RIT scores to help meet their individual skill levels. Each of the sites below links to ...more
Student Handbook and Technology Signature Forms
Thank you parents for reviewing the Elementary School Handbook with your child, as well as completing both sides of the form that was sent home today and returning it next week.
The Fittest Brains - Article written by Gretchen Reynolds
With this week being the international Walk & Roll to School Day (Oct 6th), this attached article is particularly germaine to the concept of using excercise and physical movement in the learning process and development of children's brains.