8th Grade ONLY

8th Grade ONLY

Preorder you Class of 2016 t-shirt starting Feb 10 - Feb 19. Shirts are $15, cash only.  Names will be on the back. Student who do not pre-order will not be guaranteed a shirt. Students can see Ms. Ghareeb in 201 to place their order or with any questions.

2015-2016 Yearbook


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

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LB Marathon

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Congrats to Mrs. Johnson, Ms. Ghareeb, Ms. Jammy, and Ms. Sasaki! These amazing teachers/staff participated in the 2015 Long Beach Marathon. 

College Promise


George Llorente (Grade 8) has been awarded the Long Beach College Promise Scholarship for JLA. Former California Senator Steinberg presented George with his scholarship. 


No School - Monday, February 15, 2016

In recognition of President Lincoln's birthday, there is NO SCHOOL on Monday, February 15.  Enjoy your day off! Go Jaguars! 

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February 1-19, 2016

Pennies for Patients raises funds that benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  We will be collecting pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters beginning February 1 to February 19 in Period 1.  Our goal is to raise over $1,000 this year.  Help us meet this goal by bringing in coins and/or dollars.  Go Jaguar!

Travel to Washington D.C.


Take a Trip to Washington D.C.

It's not too late to sign up for the Washington D.C. Trip!
Click here to register:  https://olr.worldstrides.net/
Use Trip ID 121009 when registering. Don't miss out on the trip of a lifetime!
For more information click on the link or contact Ms. Suarez at ksuarez@lbschools.net or

Jefferson News


Jefferson News


The Long Beach Unified School District is pleased to announce that all of the students, teachers and staff in the District are eligible to download and install Microsoft Office Professional Plus for free on as many as ten personal devices (PC, Mac, Tablet, phone or mobile). This opportunity has been provided to the District at no cost as part of the District's move to "The Cloud".


Microsoft Office Professional Plus includes: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access and Publisher.


To enroll to receive Microsoft Office Professional Plus on your personal or home computer:

1. Go to the myLBUSD portal (http://myLBUSD.lbschools.net) and sign in with your user name and password

2. Click on "Applications"

3. Click on the "Get Microsoft Office @ Home" tile and follow the instructions.


You may register for this service at any time. It is open to all active employees and students. Once you have registered, you can return to your Office 365 account at any time by going to http://portal.office.com (You must use this link instead of the public login pages like www.office.com, login.live.com, etc.)

Do NOT attempt to download and install Microsoft Office on district computers, laptops or tablets. Microsoft @ Home licenses are for use on your personal computers, laptops, tablets (iPads) and phones.


Theme Day

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!

Spirit Days

At JLA, we celebrate days (Breast Cancer Awareness) or accomplishments (20 Days of Peace). Go Jaguars!


This Week at JLA

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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.  

Click here for PRICES and STYLES.

Today: 2/9/16
12:00 AM Pennies for Patients
1:00 PM Flower Grams (Pre-Sale)
5:00 PM GATE Parent Mtg
5:30 PM PTA Meeting

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