• IB Focus for March

    • Learner Profile (PYP and MYP): Principled
    • Attitudes (PYP): Confidence
    • Approaches to Learning (MYP) and Transdisciplinary Skill (PYP): Social

    IB Activities and Events

    • 6th Grade "30 Days of Kindness Challenge" starts April 1st
    • IB MYP Authorization Visit on April 3rd and 4th
    • Exhibition for 4th and 8th grade Community Projects will be on June 19th
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School Announcements

  • Pennies for Patients
    Our school has accepted the challenge of helping to find a cure for Blood Cancer! We are joining over 29,000 schools across the nation to make a difference and raise as much money as we can. A letter will be sent home soon with more information.

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  • JHS 8th Graders Compete in Regional Science Fair
    This year Jefferson-Houston School competed in the district science fair for the first time. Under the instruction of Mr. David Paladin, eighth graders Delilah Garvin and Grace Guimond performed an experiment detailing how the material of a marble affected the amount of force generated by that marble. Grace and Delilah submitted their experiment to the ACPS District Science Fair where Grace presented and received Honorable mention and placed in the Regional Science Fair at Wakefield High School. There, the JH team performed in an exceptional manner and won second place in the Physics and Astronomy Category. Mr. Paladin and the JH community are extremely proud of the young ladies’ achievement and know that a legacy of high-quality science inquiry, instruction, and experimentation at Jefferson-Houston School will continue.

    Science Fair presentation by Grace and Delilah

    Photo: Grace with the winning Science Fair Presentation

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  • Pablo Vego Moves Up in Spelling Bee
    Congratulations to Pablo Vega for qualifying to compete in the state level of the National Geographic Bee!

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