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Welcome to Thomas Jefferson Elementary

At TJES, we strive to put "children first," and in doing so try to help students become confident and independent, creative, inquisitive, healthy, thoughtful and generous, trustworthy, and high achieving. We can do this best when the school staff and families work closely together to meet individual student needs. In this student handbook, we provide some details about the school that will give you information about school policies, procedures, and expectations. These basic guidelines help us unite in the shared task of teaching each child well and providing for his or her safety and well being.

The vision of Thomas Jefferson Elementary is to give children the opportunity to reach their potential and be successful life-long learners.

Our mission, in partnership with our families and community, is to educate our children in a way that encourages independence, responsibility and good citizenship in a safe, supportive environment.

 

IMPORTANT NEWS


Click here to access the Online  Scholastic Book Fair 
The fair will run through Nov. 15. There is free shipping to your home with a purchase of $25 or more.

Plans for Your Student's Learning Second Semester-

If you are planning to change from in person learning to virtual or virtual to in person the Learning Module Option Change Form linked below needs to be completed and returned by November 2nd.  If you are satisfied with your child’s learning model option from the first semester and want to continue with the same option, you DO NOT need to complete this form.  No late forms will be accepted.

Learning Module Option Change Form- Word Doc
Learning Module Option Change Form- PDF 


2020-2021 SUPPLY LISTS

Click here for Grade Level Supply List

STUDENT REGISTRATION FOR 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
Student registration for the 2020-2021 school year with Bedford County Public Schools is now open.

New Students - Click here to register
Returning Students - Click here to register

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Thomas Jefferson Elementary Playground
Thomas Jefferson Elementary Computer Lab
Children Come FIRST

School News  


RETURN TO SCHOOL

We will be providing additional updates as that information becomes available through direct communication to families, our BCPS websiteYouTube channel, and social media (FacebookInstagram, & Twitter).

Click here for Return to School Information Webpage


CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) SCHOOL CLOSURE

Bedford County Public Schools still remains closed to the public, but essential appointments for registration can be made by calling your child's school between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday.

The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) has developed a parent resource on how to talk about COVID-19 with your child. The CDC provides daily updates and health-related guidance in regards to COVID-19 if further information is needed for your family.

COVID-19 and Your Mental Health Infographic


SCHOOL CASH ONLINE

School Cash Online is a safe, simple and secure way for parents to pay for field trips, yearbooks, spirit wear, athletic fees and more. No need to take out cash or write checks, now you can shop online from the comfort of your own home. Click on the Register Now icon below, then click on Register

Click here to Register for School Cash Online

Click here for Intro to School Cash Online video
Click here for School Cash Online - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) in PDF format



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