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A Jefferson AP Art History student used her peers to recreate and understand the challenges of creating Stonehenge.

Did You Know?

Just a few reasons why it’s “Great to be a J-Hawk”…

  • Jefferson offers a wide selection of challenging Advanced Placement (AP) courses.
  • Our Academic Decathlon teams are consistent state champions, having represented Iowa at national competitions 17 of last 18 years!
  • JHS students regularly top the national average on the ACT’s PLAN test.
  • We embrace educational innovation:  We were the first in the District to implement Professional Learning Communities, and we continue to be a leader in all the District’s PLC initiatives.
  • We are one of eight schools in Iowa to be recognized for the quality of our Physical Education programs.
  • Our staff goes above and beyond to do whatever it takes for ALL of our students to succeed.  From those that excel to those that struggle, everyone is given the opportunity to achieve!