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655 Hueners Lane
655 Hueners Lane
Jacksonville, OR 97530
Phone: 541-842-3790
Fax: 541-842-3155
Contact: Joe Frazier, Principal
Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
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Jacksonville Elementary

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Jacksonville Elementary is “Outstanding”  
A level "5"

Jacksonville Elementary has earned the highest rating on OAKS composite scores:  a level 5.   
Out of more than 600 elementary schools in Oregon, only a handful have been able to earn the state's highest rating and keep it for multiple years.  Congratulations to our remarkable students, staff and parents for all their hard work focused on high achievement for all!

 



 October
  7        6th grade / Outdoor Ed. / Crater Lake / 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
  7        1st-3rd / Tree Lady Talk
  9        Gressett class / Seven Oaks Farm / 10:00 a.m.-  12:20 p.m.
  9        Jazz Band / Gym / 12:30 p.m.
  9        PTO Meeting / Media Center / 2:30 p.m.
14        Spirit Assembly / Gym / 1:40 p.m.
            Parents are always welcome!
16        Great Oregon Shakeout / 10:16 a.m.
16        Cub Scout Meeting / Cafeteria / 6:00-8:00 p.m.
17        Jog-A-Thon Fundraiser Awards / Gym / 2:00-2:20 p.m.
20        4th-6th / Fall Fundraiser Order Forms come home
20        Kindergarten / Hearing & Vision Screening
22        2nd grade/ Pheasant Farms /                          10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
23        Special Education Parent Outreach Committee /
            815 S. Oakdale / 5:30-7:30 p.m.
24        Harvest Carnival / Gym / 4:00-7:00 p.m.
31        1st Grade / Science Works / 8:35 a.m.-1:55 p.m.
 
November
  3        No School / Office open
  6        Fall Picture retakes / LGR
10-14   Book Fair / LGR
11        No School / Veteran’s Day
13        Evening Book Fair / LGR / 5:00-7:00 p.m.
13        P.T.O. Meeting / Media Center / 7:00 p.m.
18        3rd Grade / Planetarium / 8:30-10:45 a.m.
20        Cub Scouts / Cafeteria / 6:00-8:00 p.m.
25        Spirit Assembly / Gym / 1:40 p.m.
            Parents are always welcome!
27-28   No School / Thanksgiving Break


 


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Principal's Message

 Welcome to the Jacksonville Elementary School homepage! The school is located five miles west of Medford, Oregon, in the historic mining town of Jacksonville. The town was originally settled in 1852, when gold was discovered in the area. It soon grew to be the center of commerce for Southern Oregon and the first county seat for Jackson County. The original school was opened in 1854, making it the first school in Southern Oregon. In 1966, the U.S. Congress designated Jacksonville as a national historic landmark city, and the community has worked diligently to restore old buildings to their 19th century splendor.

Jacksonville is also the home of the nationally renowned Peter Britt Music Festival. Outstanding concerts are held in a modern outdoor theater on a hillside overlooking the Rogue Valley. The Britt Festivals organization is the summer home for the Oregon Symphony and other top name entertainment in several different musical styles. Many visual and performing artists live and work in Jacksonville. Jacksonville's school-business partnership with the Peter Britt Festivals organization has helped to keep a focus on the performing and visual arts. We take great pride in this emphasis as shown in our students' performing a musical at the Britt every spring.

In 1983, the most recent building for Jacksonville School was completed and opened for business. This modern, spacious building is the educational home for over 400 kindergarten through sixth grade students. The school gymnasium, built large enough for community use, has a full size theatrical stage and is the home for many school productions. The school staff and community are proud of the school's reputation for a strong academic curriculum. Jacksonville students perform among the top achieving schools in the state. We were one of a handful of Oregon Schools receiving a "5" on our OAKS state testing.
Parents and staff work closely together to meet the personal and educational needs of each one of these children. Parent volunteers are an integral part of the school culture and a necessary part of our school educational program. They also play an active role on the school Site Council. The Parent Teacher Organization is very active and supports school programs with both time and money. This community focuses on high academic standards, and the arts, which creates the defining characteristics of Jacksonville Elementary School: A posse ad esse "from possibility to actuality"

Sincerely,
Joe Frazier
Principal
 
joe.frazier@medford.k12.or.us 


General Information


Rated "Exceptional" in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007. Rated "Outstanding" (Oregon's highest rating) in 2009 ,2010 , 2011 and 2012, 2013, 2014

Mission Statement: Jacksonville School's mission is to provide a positive environment which promotes responsible, resourceful, respectful individuals inspired with a life long love of learning.

Motto: Pioneers of the Future: Responsible, Resourceful, Respectful

Mascot: Pioneers

School Colors: Forest Green and White

Grades: K-6 Enrollment: 435 Staff: 1 Administrator, 16 Classroom Teachers, 2 Specialists, 16 Classified Staff

Student Transportation: Students who live one mile or more from school are bussed to and from school. Children who live less than one mile from school walk or are transported by car.

Middle School and High School Attendance Areas: After Finishing sixth grade, Jacksonville students attend McLoughlin Middle School and then South Medford High School.



549C Medford School District

Medford School District 549C Mission Statement
We are a high quality teaching and learning organization dedicated to preparing all students to graduate with a sound educational foundation, ready to succeed in post-secondary education, and to be contributing community members.

Medford Public Schools 549C recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals and groups and their roles in society and our community. It is the policy of the Medford School Board that there will be no discrimination or harassment of individuals or groups on the grounds of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in any educational programs, activities or employment.
For District Federal Title Program compliance, please contact the Office of Federal Programs: (541) 842-3633
For District Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act compliance, please contact the Office of Special Education & Student Services: (541) 842-3628
For District American Disabilities Act compliance, please contact the Office of Human Resources: (541) 842-3625



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