Summer is officially over this week for students and faculty in the Jefferson City Schools system. The 2015-16 school year started back for teachers in pre-planning on Monday, July 27. Students follow on Friday, July 31.
So far this year, the superintendent’s office expects student enrollment of 3,340 students system wide, but that was as of Friday, July 21. Superintendent John Jackson said he expected that number to rise until about day 10.
Start and end times this year are as follows: Jefferson Elementary School, 7:35 a.m. to 2:25 p.m.; Jefferson Academy, 7:25 a.m.-2:40 p.m.; Jefferson Middle School, 8:20 a.m.-3:35 p.m.; and Jefferson High School, 8:20 a.m.-3:25 p.m.