Welcome to John Jacobs Elementary!

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.

Our Mission
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.

Recent Announcements

  • No school November 10 & 11 There will be no school on Monday, November 10 and Tuesday, November 11 in observance of the Verterans' Day Holiday.  Enjoy the 4-day weekend!
    Posted Oct 23, 2014, 11:24 AM by KRISTY GILL
  • Site Council Meeting There will be a Site Council meeting on Thursday, November 6 at 4:30 p.m. in room 24.  All members of the community are invited to attend.
    Posted Oct 23, 2014, 11:22 AM by KRISTY GILL
  • Family Costume Walk On Tuesday, October 28 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. is the annual Family Costume Walk hosted by JJ's Randomly Kind Rockin' Readers & Runners.  The ...
    Posted Oct 23, 2014, 11:20 AM by KRISTY GILL
  • Student ID Badges Everyday This year we have implemented the school-wide safety measure of all students, teachers and staff wearing school identification badges.  Most likely you have already seen your child come home ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2014, 3:16 PM by PAMELA HORTON
  • Early Release Wednesdays The Washington Elementary School District provides Early Release Wednesdays so that teachers can work together in teams to ensure the best possible instruction for your child. Research supports that professional ...
    Posted Aug 14, 2014, 10:09 AM by PAMELA HORTON
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