At The Jefferson School we are reimagining education — one engaged, motivated child at a time.



The Jefferson School inspires a love for learning through an innovative academic environment focused on exploration, discovery and active participation for students in preschool through grade 8.


The vision of The Jefferson School is to develop influential life-long learners by promoting independent thinking, collaboration and creative problem solving with a respect for people and our environment.

By: Colin Seale. 21st-century readiness requires social-emotional awareness nearly as much as hard skills. Let’s start looking at school counselors as essential resources for equipping lifelong learners for the future workforce.

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To contribute now and in the future, young people deserve experiential learning--community connected challenges that build agency and collaboration, that cross disciplines and result in public products that make real contributions. Here's why experiential learning matters and five primary benefits.

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By: David Siminoff. Today's students didn't just grow up in the digital world, they were born into it. We have the chance to develop digital citizens.

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