Pre-order your yearbook NOW - January 8, 2016 for only $30.00. That's $5.00 off the regular price. To purchase online, click here: www.balfour.com
George Llorente (Grade 8) has been awarded the Long Beach College Promise Scholarship for JLA. Former California Senator Steinberg presented George with his scholarship.
The Jefferson Advanced String Orchestra brought home a trophy with superior ratings at the High Notes Festival/ Knott's Berry Farm. This was the first time our a Jefferson music group has ever received this great honor. Congratulations!
Essay Topic: "What Can I Do to Conserve Water in My Home and Community?"
Contest Sponsors: Altrusa International Club of Long Beach
Olympian Visits JLA
Thank you to the JLA PTA for affording us the opportunity to have 1984 Olympic Silver Medalist Nelson Vails come and speak with our students.
Congrats to our Cheer Squad, Coach Tonia, and Ms. Tameka for representing JLA in a great way at the 32nd Belmont Shore Christmas Parade held on Saturday, December 6th. A big thank you to The Grunion Gazette for sponsoring our girls. Go Jaguars!
Volunteers needed for Friday, 10/30/15
Jefferson's PTA will be hosting a Halloween Dance on Friday, Oct. 30th from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM in the Gym. There will be a costume contest, games, prizes, music & dancing! We need Volunteers to help make this a fun, memorable dance for our students! Click here to volunteer your time. www.volunteerspot.com
Throughout the year, JLA students will participate in various events held on campus. These events are created to bring awareness to different issues faced by teens including bullying (National Bullying Prevention Month) or drug awareness (Red Ribbon Week). Go Jaguars!
At JLA, we celebrate days (Breast Cancer Awareness) or accomplishments (20 Days of Peace). Go Jaguars!
This Week at JLA
JLA Spirit Wear
See Ms. Ghareeb in Room 201 to purchase your JLA Spirit Wear. All items are available in white, light blue, and dark blue. These items are available throughout the school year.
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