Jefferson County School District
There are currently 88 elementary schools , three K-8 schools , 17 middle schools , and 17 high schools in the Jeffco Public Schools district.
Interim Superintendent Kristopher Schuh, in consultation with the Jefferson County Board of Education, public health, district leadership, and school leadership, has made the decision to return middle school and high school students (grades 6-12) to in-person instruction in a Hybrid model beginning Monday, January 25.
Schoology is an online learning management system (LMS) available to all staff and students in Jeffco .
For most schools, hours are 9:05 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. for elementary students and 7:40 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. for middle and high school students.
Option schools are free public schools of choice that provide a special focus or educational program. Unlike charter schools , option schools are run by the school district. Option schools may also be called “magnet” or “focus” schools . Students who do not live in the attendance area must open enroll into the school .
Fall break (not taken in all parts of the country) – 1– 2 weeks in September or October, sometimes coinciding with Labor Day.