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School Information
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
Parent Resources
Everything You Want to Know TJ & Beyond!
District 15 News Releases
Click to view the most recent District News Releases.
Connections Newsletter
View the quarterly newsletter for parents and the community highlighting events and activities at district schools, click Connections Newsletter
D15 E-Flyers​

District 15 has gone green in its approach to distributing community flyers. Rather than sending flyers home with students via backpack mail, flyers are now posted on the D15 E-Flyers webpage for all to view or print 24/7. A limited number of flyers may also available in the school's flyer rack for students or parents to pick up (if an organization chooses to provide them).  Be sure to click the "Join" the E-Flyers mailing list on that link in the upper left side.
Sign Up For D15 E-News​
Click sign up for District 15 E-News.  This places you on an email list for the all district news.
Board of Education 
The main function of the Board of Education is to adopt goals and policies that meet state requirements and reflect community needs.
BOE Home Page 
Meeting Dates/Agendas/Minutes/Board Briefs

District 15 Activities Calendar
View the combined calendar for all schools in the district listing all events happening district wide.
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Inside TJ
An online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.  Click for information about the app.
Lunch Menus
For instructions how to order school lunch and information about Mealtime Online click here.  For information about free and reduced-price meals click here.
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Special Education Parents  Accessing Resources & Knowledge
SPARK is a Northwest Suburban Council PTA Committee serving families of children with special needs in District 15 and beyond.  SPARK meetings are designed to give parents information to help them in their current and future steps of parenting children with unique needs. SPARK meetings are held monthly during the school year.  To learn more about SPARK and its programs click here.

Miss a meeting and would like more information?  Check out the SPARK Meeting Review Notes
SPARK Community Consoldated District 15
Keep Clipping Those
Box Tops ALL Year!
TJ runs fun school-wide Box Top$ contests 2 or 3 times per year.  When you see a Box Top on a box, please clip it! 
TJ Learning Resource Center
The theme in the LRC the year is...
Readers Are Champions...
Score With Books!
Click here for information on how to use the TJ Library Card Catalog from home. Contact Mrs. Cindy Clenard at clenardc@ccsd15.net.

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WRS PTA Parent Connection
Parenting a Junior High Student can be quite an adventure! These Parent Connection Events seek to provide parents with relevant and practical help as they navigate with their adolescent through these exciting and challenging years. All meetings will be held at Walter R. Sundling (WRS) Junior High (1100 N Smith St, Palatine, IL) and are open to everyone. Click flyer for more information.