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Thomas Jefferson Elementary
     3805 Winston Drive
 Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

  Absence: 847-963-5401
 Office: 847-963-5400
 Office Hours: 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
 Principal: Larry Sasso
 Asst. Principal: Jennifer Riehman
Contact Us
Thanks for Visiting the TJ PTA Website!
It's your home for all of the events and activities for both TJ's School and PTA.
Check it out and let us know if you have any suggestions - we'd love to hear from you at TJjaguarsPTA@gmail.com.
T.J.'s Mission:
Our population of approximately 580 encompasses students of many diverse backgrounds and cultures in kindergarten through sixth grade. We strive to provide the kind of individual attention that encourages students both academically and socially and makes our large school seem like a smaller, more personal one. Thomas Jefferson's mission is to empower our students to be self-motivated, world-class learners who demonstrate respect, responsibility, and commitment to academic excellence. Our motto is One Terrific Journey, and staff, parents, and community supporters are all dedicated to making each child's journey at Thomas Jefferson truly terrific!

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Mark Your Calendars!

PTA Meeting 

*All meetings start at 7:15pm in the Multipurpose Room
on these following Tuesdays.

August 25
September 15
October 20
November 10
January 12
February 9
March 8
April 12
May 10

All parents are welcome, so we hope you will 
join us!

2015-2016 School Hours

Monday - Thursday
Gr 1-6 & BIL Kdg: 7:50am-2:30pm
AM Kdg: 7:50am-10:25am
PM Kdg: 11:55am-2:30pm
Lunch: 11:25am-12:25pm

Gr 1-6 & BIL Kdg: 7:50am-1:40pm
AM Kdg: 7:50am-10:00am
PM Kdg: 11:30am-1:40pm
Lunch: 11:25am-12:25pm
Here are the upcoming activities and things to know for the week of 
April 24, 2016.

Monday, April 25:
* Learn2Earn Continues! Keep on logging the pages and books that your student reads and continue to collect donations to help support TJ! The event runs through April 29 – contact Lisa Bobby (lrbobby@yahoo.com) with questions!

Wednesday, April 27:
* Restaurant Night, Chic Fil-A Schaumburg, 5-8pm. Tell the cashier that you’re with Thomas Jefferson and a portion of all sales will be donated back to our school!

Thursday, April 28:
* 5th Grade Field Trip – Contact your student’s teacher for more information!

* Kindergarten Music Performance – There will be 3 performances – two during the school day at 9am and 1:45 pm and an evening performance at 7pm. Enjoy the show!

Friday, April 29:
*Learn2Earn – LAST DAY!! Don’t forget to log in those last minute entries! Thanks to everyone for participating!

* Spirit Day – Wear your Red and White to show your Jaguar pride!

Our Weekly High 5        You did it, we appreciate it!

This week we would like to give a big High 5 to everyone who helped make this year’s fun fair a huge success! We love the fun fair and without so many helping it just wouldn't be possible. Thank you to those who donated raffle basket items and baked goods, those who sold tickets and worked the prize redemption table, those who scooped ice cream and served food, those who decorated and helped clean up. The list goes on and on! Parents, students, teachers and staff we appreciate each of you! Thank you to those who came to participate as well. A special thank you goes to Jen Wessberg for all her creative basket making! The biggest thank you goes to Jessica Wienke our Fun Fair chair - it's a lot of work and you did a fantastic job!!

We also want to thank those of you who participated in the bike to school event and those who helped organize the bikes and stickers as the kids arrived on wheels at school. The fun continued with the lunchtime Earth Day craft - Thank you to those who came in to help! A big High 5 goes to our Environmental Ed Chair Patricia Bell - Thank you for all your creativity!

​        Please visit our Calendar/Flyers page to see the opportunities to help out!
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      Want text reminders of upcoming events at TJ? Text @tjpta to 81010. You can opt-out of messages anytime. Standard text and messaging rates do apply. 

Karen & Sarah  
​PTA Co-Presidents
Upcoming Events

April 27- Restaurant Night-                     Chick-fil-A

April 29 - Learn2Earn Fundraiser                    ends

May 5 & 6- No School

May 10- Recognition Tea & PTA                 Meeting