About Our School
All schools in the Washington Elementary School District are committed to achieving excellence for every child, every day, every opportunity. John Jacobs Elementary School's curriculum is fully aligned with Arizona Common Core State Standards. John Jacobs Elementary School provides an effective elementary education, which prepares young students for middle school. Twenty-two homeroom teachers are responsible for the delivery of the core academic curriculum. All students receive classes in vocal music, art and physical education. Certified special education teachers meet the special learning needs of students who qualify for special services: gifted education, speech, learning disabled and English Language Learners. Band and orchestra classes are offered to intermediate students.
The mission of John Jacobs School is to provide the best possible education for our students, challenging them to be creative, resourceful citizens who have respect for their world, their community and individual diversities.