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Greetings from Principal Boggan and an Important Transportation Update!

Greetings Jefferson Middle School Students and Families It’s hard to believe that we are just two weeks from opening the doors to Jefferson Middle School for the 2019-20 school year—starting with Orientation on Thursday, August 29, 2019 and the first day of school on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. We’re looking forward to welcoming our younger […]

Annual Online Verification Process

As you prepare for the end of the school year, this is a reminder to activate your ParentVUE account if you have not done so yet. All families will need active ParentVUE accounts in preparation for the new Annual Online Verification Process (AOVP) that will be implemented at the beginning of the 2019-20 school year. […]

Jefferson Buzzzzzz….

Student Team and TA Teacher Assignments have been mailed out. Students will receive complete class schedule in TA on the first day of school. Please note, no Team changes will be made.

Annual Online Verification Process

School Supply List for rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders for the 2019-2020 School Year!

Rising 6th Grade Open House will take place August 29th from 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Come meet teachers, administrators, and fellow students all while familiarizing themselves with the building!

New! May Construction Update for Fleet Elementary

During construction, please use Door #4 to enter the building. Door #4 is the rear lobby door, located on the backside of the building. Please always be prepared to show ID when checking your child out of school.

Summer Math Reviews

Summer reviews based on the course your child completed this year are available here:
https://www.apsva.us/mathematics/summer-reviews/

Northern VA Regional Science and Engineering Fair Winners!

Congratulations to all students who participated in the Northern Virginia Regional Science and Engineering Fair. And a special congrats to our Thomas Jefferson students on their award-winning projects! Good job Yellow Jacket scientists!

National School Counselors Week 2019

School Counselors Celebrate During National School Counseling Week, Feb. 4–8, 2019: National School Counseling Week, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA), will be celebrated from Feb. 4–8, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of professional school counselors within U.S. school systems and how students are different as a result of what […]

iPad Update Suggestions

Suggestions for connecting to home WiFi networks after update:
1) Go to Settings
2) Select General
3) Select Reset
4) Reset Network Settings
5) After you enter your passcode and it restarts, go to Settings
6) Select WiFi
7) Select your home network and type in the password
8) Press the home button and launch the Hub app. Select Always Allow, type in your student ID, password, and select Remember Username.
9) Press the home button and launch the Global Protect app, select Tap to Connect, type in your APS password
If you still need help, please remember that all iPad issues should be reported to your student’s TA teacher to initiate the help process. Thank you.

Connecting Cultures Through Proportions

Students and Families of Math 7! We are wrapping up our unit on Proportional Reasoning. Students should bring in a family recipe that includes the serving size and the amount of ingredients by Wednesday, December 5th in order to complete their IB project which will be presented in class during the week of December 17th-21st. […]