Jefferson Middle School uses effective instructional strategies and an interactive, integrated curriculum so that all students meet or exceed course content expectations.  We build partnerships with families and the community, and provide a network of support services that promote a safe, responsible, and respectful environment.


School of Choice Now Open For Macomb County Residents For The 2017-18 School Year
Click here to download application

2017-2018 School Year OPEN HOUSE
Click here for more information

Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative assembly opt-out form

From the MC Suicide Prevention Coalition:

Hello, I hope you all had a nice and refreshing summer in all the heat! Please come join us for our next meeting and Call to Conversation: Suicide Prevention and Awareness Dennis Liegghio of KnowResolve will be presenting. It will be held on 9-22-16 at the Macomb Intermediate School District, 44001 Garfield Rd, Clinton Township, MI 48038. The meeting portion of the night will begin at 5:30 (all welcome) and the Call to Conversion will start at 6:30pm.

Here is a registration link. Please click on the link and register today! Then email the flyer attached to as many families as you can! We will have community resource tables at the event and hope they have a nice and large audience to share their information with!

Click here for the flyer information

Sex Education Advisory Committee Seeking New Members

The Sex Education Advisory Committee is looking for new members to joining!  Members may include teachers, parents, and/or students.  “It is helpful to have a different perspective in our meetings to get diverse opinions,” states JMS Assistant Principal Jason Townsend.

The Sex Education Advisory Board is a committee that reviews and evaluates Lakeview Public Schools maturation/sex education program.  The committee reviews the materials, videos, lessons/content, that is taught at that level and surveys parents to obtain their feedback on the effectiveness of the program.

The committee meets four times during the year.  The 2016/17 meeting schedule includes October 25 and November 29, 2016 and February 9 and April 13, 2017.  Meetings are held at 6:30 PM – 8 PM in the Jefferson Middle School Media Center.

If interested, please contact Mr. Townsend at (586) 445-4000 ext. 2601 or email at: for more information.

Cooperative Parenting and Divorce Class

The last day Free and Reduced  applications will be accepted to determine if students are eligible for student discounts and E2020 credit recovery is Friday, March 11, 2016.

Making payments online is back!!!!!

Now you can make payments online for your child's school lunch and activity fees! Please click on the EZpay logo below and set up your account! To make online payments for child care, please click the “pay your bill online” link on your electronic invoice.

Main Office:  (586) 445-4130
Main Office Fax:  (586) 445-4041
Attendance Office:  (586) 445-4136
Attendance Office Fax:  (586) 445-4169
Administrator Extension Email
Principal: Mr. David P. Lavender 2610
Assistant Principal: Mr. Jason Townsend 2609

Upcoming Events !




  Summer Skills Assessments

6th grade Accelerated Science

6th grade Math

6th grade Social Studies

6th grade Language Arts

6th grade Science


7th grade Accelerated Language Arts

7th grade Accelerated Social Studies

7th grade Math

7th grade Social Studies

7th grade Language Arts

7th grade Science


8th grade Accelerated American History

8th grade Accelerated Language Arts

8th grade Accelerated Math (Geometry)

8th grade Accelerated Science

8th grade American History

8th grade Language Arts

8th grade Math (Algebra)

8th grade Science



Do you need help with your summer skills assessments? Help will be available on:


8/18 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

8/25 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Click on 8th Hour Calendar above to view


Test taking tips
& strategies


To learn more about the JMS ZAP (zero's aren't permitted) program, click on ZAP above.

Weekly Skills Assessments

All weekly skills packets are given on a Friday

and are due the following Friday.

Click on Weekly Skills Assessments

above for yearly calendar.


Click below for the recommended supplies for your child

Text Box: Attention 8th Grade Parents

8th Grade Parents!


Would you like to create a

custom ad for your

student’s yearbook?mplates

Advertisement Flyer


Yearbook ads are a great way to celebrate student success and milestones and reflect on the person your student has become.  Show your pride and support your school at

the same time.  Visit to create your recognition ad.

Full Page                     $125

1/2 Page                      $75

1/4 Page                      $50

1/8 Page                      $35

Documents of Interest



JMS Open House 2017-18 


2016-2017 Course Selection Book

~ 6th grade course selection sheet ~

~ 7th grade course selection sheet ~

~ 8th grade course selection sheet ~

**Reproductive / Health Form**

The Board of Education has establish

a program of instruction in reproductive

health in both 6th & 8th grades and a

Health class for 7th graders. 

  PowerSchool Parent Portal     Newsletter / Student Website 

2016 AER Letter     2016 AER Report

Year Round Info Update Link
(This link is open 24/7 for parents to make changes to telephone, email, and medical information,
or to add a new emergency contact for their child)

New. . .iPad Power School Directions for Parents

Parent Portal Tutorial    Staff Resources    JMS Yearbook Orders 

Nondiscrimination and Access to Equal Education Opportunity
It is the policy of the Board that no student in this District shall, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, height, weight, and/or any other legally protected characteristic, be discriminated against, excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination in its programs and/or activities.  Any person believing they have been discriminated against may bring a complaint to the local civil rights coordinator: Assistant Superintendent, 27575 Harper, St Clair Shores MI 48081, 586-445-4000 x 2503

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