Jefferson Elementary

​​​​​​About this school

Jefferson Elementary's Primary School Adjustment Program has received national certification from the Children’s Institute in Rochester, New York.

Students are guided to achieve proficiency in the Common Core State Standards and are able to take music, physical education, library, Hawaiian studies and character education classes. They may also participate in Student Council, Garden Club, Junior Police Officers, Art Club, Speech Team, Math Team, Spelling Bee, and Hawaiiana programs.

Jefferson Elementary is happy to be home to two classes from the Hawaii Community Action Program - Head Start Program. Afterschool activities include the A-Plus After School Program run by the Moiliili Community Center and the 21st Century After School Program, which is funded through the 21st Century Learning Center grant. The school has an active School Community Council.

Academic Plan & Financial Plan

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PRIOR REPORTS:  2015-16 Report​  2014-15 Report  |  2013-14 Report​  |  2012-13 Report

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School Info

Official School Name:
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary

Principal:
Garret Zakahi
Garret_Zakahi@hawaiidoe.org

Address:
324 Kapahulu Avenue
Honolulu, Hawaii 96815

Phone:
808-971-6922

Fax:
808-971-6915

Website:
Jefferson Elementary

School Type:
Elementary School

Grade Levels:
kindergarten; 1st grade; 2nd grade; 3rd grade; 4th grade; 5th grade