Nov. 2016 Advocate: Yes on Measure T in Jefferson Elementary District

Vote Yes on Measure T in the Jefferson Elementary School District

To continue improving student achievement, the Jefferson Elementary School District Board of Education has placed a $68 parcel tax on the November 8, 2016 ballot. The Jefferson Elementary School District (JESD) is one of the lowest funded elementary school districts in San Mateo County.

Funding from Measure T could be used to:

*Attract, retain and train highly qualified teachers
*Protect core academics in math, science, technology, reading and writing
*Maintain dedicated reading instruction for struggling students
*Expand hands-on science programs
*Keep schools safe, clean and well maintained
*Protect after-school and summer learning opportunities to keep students engaged in positive activities & on the right track