Marshall & Jefferson's 2019 Diversity Festival | 4/26

4/22/2019 8:44 pm

Marshall & Jefferson Schools PTA presents the 2019 Diversity Festival. Join us this Friday, April 26th at 6 pm at the Marshall School Cafetorium with Brazilian drumming, African dance and Salsa dancing. 

Explore the world in food based on our students' ancestral countries! Have the best Torta recipe? Sign up and let us know what cultural talent you want to share. 

To sign up for a table to represent a country, click here

To sign up a cultural performance, sign up here

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Teacher Time Raffle Tickets Now Available 'til 5/3

4/22/2019 8:22 pm

Interested in your student to be Principal for a Day? Or play with ultimate Frisbee with Mrs. Harris and members of the CHS team?

The wonderful Jefferson staff have generously donated some very special outings for our students. The money raised from the sale of the raffle tickets will go to support all of the events the PTA sponsors to make Jefferson School a special place. Get your tickets now here through May 3rd! 

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Teacher Appreciation All Day Cafe | 4/11

4/22/2019 8:21 pm

Thank you for all the volunteers that supplied goodies, donated, and volunteered for our Teacher Appreciation All Day Café! Special thanks to the organizers Ani Levy, Sara D’Andrea, Lisa Gillette, Rachel Perry, and Carol Fardin.

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Order Your Fifth Grade Yearbook | due 4/12

4/4/2019 7:22 pm

Jefferson’s Class of 2019 Yearbook is on sale now! Full color 100+ page yearbook full of photos and memories. Deadline to place your order is this Friday, April 12th. Go to My Account and click on My Forms on website or simply click here to order a copy for your 5th grader today. It will be distributed to students in their classes a few weeks before 5th grade graduation.

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Volunteers Needed for NJSLA Exams | 4/23 - 5/21

4/2/2019 10:15 am

Please help our Jefferson teachers and staff by volunteering to monitor hallways during NJSLA Testing (formerly PARCC). Volunteers will:

 - Sit in the hallway
 - Help escort children while in the hallways
 - Maintain quiet in these spaces during testing times

Feel free to bring a book or work (no cell phone use or calls allowed). Click HERE to volunteer.

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Thank you for supporting Vegas Night!

3/18/2019 4:29 pm

Owls are reading a lot

Thank you to all who attended VEGAS NIGHT! It was a sold out, high energy, wildly successful evening. And wow, wow, wow! What an amazing array of high quality SILENT AUCTION and Tricky Tray items. Many thanks to all who had fun learning, playing, bidding and to all of our big Winners! Our sincere thanks to amazing co-chairs Mindy Sinyak and Robin Cutlip for leading an amazing group of dedicated volunteers!

If you won an item in the silent auction please claim your item. Please email We will make all efforts to ensure that all items are delivered to the winner but it is ultimately your responsibility to claim the item. Thank you for supporting the Marshall Jefferson PTA.

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Jefferson School Roller Skating Party | 3/14

2/25/2019 6:18 pm

Roller Skates

Let's roll and lace up your skates! Join us for the annual Jefferson School roller Skating Party. See you on March 14th from 6-8 pm! Admission is FREE. Bring your own blades or skates or rent them $3.50 at the rink. This is NOT a drop-off event. All children must have a responsible adult chaperone present. Concession stand will be open for purchase. 

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5th Grade Yearbook - Photos Needed

2/16/2019 1:28 pm

5th Grade Families, We need photos for the yearbook! The Yearbook Committee is in search of photos of your child. In addition to baby pics, we are looking for snapshots of your child enjoying class activities, events, fields trips, art show....all the great memories from Jefferson. Simply click here to submit your child’s photos by March 1st and help us make this year’s book great. Big smiles and lots of action - we need your best photos of your kids!

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Read-a-thon ended on February 1st

2/3/2019 1:50 pm

Owls are reading a lot

Thank you for all those that raised money for our school while helping all the children improve their reading skills! Read-a-thon at Jefferson school ended on February 1st.

Please ask friends and family that sponsored your students. Sponsors can pay online, so you won’t need to collect any money in. 

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SOMSD New Registration Process for SY 2019-2020

1/22/2019 2:02 pm

SOMSD is pleased to introduce a new registration process for 2019-2020! They have made a number of changes to streamline the process, make it more user-friendly, and reduce time spent waiting in the district office. Changes include the launch of the new online registration portal, the opportunity to schedule appointments for the in-person portion of registration, and a specific week designated for appointments for each school. 

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