Academic Curriculum

  • Jefferson-Houston's academic program includes reading, language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, character counts education, and family life. The school also provides the following:

    • Art instruction with a certified art teacher.
    • Vocal music instruction with a certified music teacher.
    • Instrumental music lessons with certified music teachers.
    • Physical education classes with certified P.E. teachers.
    • Strong program for talented and gifted children who perform above their grade level academically or who have special ability in art and/or music.
    • Instruction in family life education at levels appropriate to age.
    • English as a second-language classes.
    • Special education programs.
    • Library and media center visits.
    • Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) college preparation program.

    Special Academic Programs

    • Developmental Delayed/EMR
    • English as a Second Language
    • Achieve 3000
    • IB cross-curricular integration
    • Literary Arts/Creative Writing
    • Physically Handicapped
    • Preschool
    • Special Education
    • Title I Reading, Local Reading
    • Guided Reading
    • Guided Math
    • Think Through Math
    • Reading Counts!