The Utica City School District will provide a quality education for a diverse student population in a safe and orderly environment. Students will develop essential academic and responsible citizenship skills and graduate ready to pursue continuing education, become gainfully employed or enlist in military service. This district will provide quality and equity in the distribution of resources including well‐maintained facilities and emerging technology. Fiscal and administrative accountability and continuous improvement in the education of our students is the goal of the Utica City School District.

Jefferson Vision
We, at Jefferson, are committed to meeting and exceeding state and national academic standards. Additionally, we will encourage our students to strive to become kind, caring, compassionate, and productive members of society.

Jefferson Standard
Responsible Citizens ~ Lifelong Learners

Optimist Award


Special honors have gone to some very deserving sixth graders from Jefferson School.  These students have many admirable qualities that include:  good citizenship, upbeat and enthusiastic attitudes, positive approaches to challenges and outstanding leadership potential. 
The East Utica Elementary Optimist of the Year Award was received by Nathan Mariani at a banquet at Valley View on April 26th.
The Young Scholars Program has chosen:  Maung Aye, Ju Mi La, Brady Murphy and Sha Wee Wee.

Spring Newsletter

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Contact Information

Mrs. Vanessa Rejrat
DASA Coordinator
Office: 792-2163  Fax: 732-5902 
Nurse: 368- 6702
Security: 368-6712