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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
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What is AVID?

This explains what AVID is and how it might help your student.

Excelling through WICOR

Writing Inquiry Collaboration Organization Reading

Jefferson Middle School's Homework Policy

Homework and classroom assignments are due at the teacher-specified time for full credit. Any work turned in after the teacher-specified time might receive partial or no credit.

Upcoming 5th Graders--AVID Interview Night

News Mar 16 Jefferson Middle School AVID Interviews   On March 15, 2018, Jefferson Middle School held its 2nd Annual 5th Grade AVID Speed Interviews.  Students from local elementary schools participated in interviews to qualify for admittan

Jefferson Middle School’s AVID Program on Sam Madonia’s Morning Show on WFMB (104.5) Radio

News Feb 19 On February 14, 2018, Jefferson Middle School’s AVID Program was invited to speak on the Sam Madonia’s...

6th Grade--Cornell Notes As Study Tools

News Jan 27 The 6th Grade students are learning how to take and process their notes using Cornell Note strategies....

7th Grade Communication/Public Speaking

News Jan 27 The 7th Grade AVID classes are currently completing speeches....

8th Grade Collaborative Essays

News Jan 27 The 8th Grade AVID classes began writing collaborative essays on January 22, 2018.   Students are in the process of researching and establishing which side of the argument their group will defend concerning the question:  Should public schools adopt longer sch

2017/18 AVID "Lighting the Way" Ceremony

News Sep 29 Jefferson Middle School held the 4th Annual AVID “Lighting the Way” Ceremony that officially inducts students into the AVID program.  The 6th, 7th and 8th grade classes participated in the ceremony.  The students celebrated their a

7th Grade GPA Reflection Assignment--Due September 1

Info Aug 31 You now have your GPA score that we completed in class.  Please reflect on your 4th quarter (from last year) grades. Write a paragragraph including the answers to the questions.


Info Aug 16 Parents, Guardians, and Students: Welcome to the 2017-2018 School year.   I am very excited that your student will be in my class if he/she has elected to take AVID. 

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