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801 7th St Sw

Washington, DC 20024

(202) 729-3270

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 410

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Jefferson Middle School

As a leader and parent I am upheld to a higher standard of conduct and discipline. These are also criteria s I expect from teacher(s) at Jefferson Middle School. By yelling, criticizing, and embarrassing my student in the company of her peers will seriously and negatively affect her self esteem and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/27/10

This is a very good school I myself attended Jefferson Middle School. When Graduated in 2008 it was hard to say goodbye to a good School. I had fun when I was there.

Posted by a student on 02/18/10

the teacher are not lazy,they work hard to make sure we learn,they add fun. This was a staement from my chid who has attended Jefferson for the 7th and 8th grade. I as a parent choosen to display my sons opion,because of his quick response,when ask,I am busy parent,so I dont get to be apart Jefferson,but ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/10

My son attends Jefferson and enjoys the fact that it is a science and technology school. They offer robotics club, chess club, digital photography and more for their after-school programs. The school is going through transition with a new principal, but I believe the changes being made are good overall. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/14/09

Mym son is in the 7th grade and we love it. He really likes his teachers and the 7th grade vice principal is great. She really understands kids and seems to work well with my son's teachers. The other day my son stated that Ms. Waller walks around to each of the classes to ensure 'academic excellence'. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/09

This school has some serious management issues. The administration is very nice but seems to have a big problem getting the school into a permanent schedule. My son has informed me that his schedule is being completely mixed around for no apparent reason 7 weeks into school. My biggest concern is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/08

My son attends this is school and it is a very good school. I have no regrets sending my child to this school

Posted by a parent on 10/06/08

i love Jefferson Junior High School it is a very good school and the principal is very good this is a great school. they have great teachers and the acdemics is very good .

Posted by a student on 04/19/06

As a mentor of an Asian student at Jefferson Junior High School, my student has have on several occasions told me stories about how he and his fellow Asian students are being physically and mentally harassed by the other students because of her ethnicity. The administrators at the school should begin ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/06

It's my understanding that the principal was removed/previously worked for Shaw Junior High. I feel that parents should be made aware if a principal has been removed from a school and reasons why. These are our children and it's only fair that we know whose leading them in their education each day.

Posted by a parent on 01/10/05

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Test scores for Jefferson Middle School

DC-CAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Jefferson Middle School
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* In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Washington schools — Jefferson Middle School is located at 801 7th St Sw, Washington DC 20024. 801 7th St Sw is in the 20024 ZIP code in Washington, DC The school district for Jefferson Middle School is the District Of Columbia Public Schools. Jefferson Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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