Thomas Jefferson is Woodridge's sole junior high school. Located on Janes Avenue near the Woodridge Towne Center, the…More school feeds into Community District 99's North and South High Schools in Downers Grove.
The school's mascot is the Wolverines and its colors are blue and white. John McClenahan is the principal.
For the 2010-2011 school year, Jefferson will try an exploratory curriculum. The school day will have nine class periods: five core classes, PE, lunch and two exploratory classes. Students will rotate through eight exploratory classes, including Band, Music/Chorus, Spanish, French, FACS, Tech, Student Strategies and Art. Students can also choose to be in Band year-round during their seventh-grade year and Band and/or Spanish year-round during their eighth-grade year.
The school offers two activity bus times for students involved in extracurricular activities like sports, intramurals and clubs. Two buses leave at 4:30 p.m. and then again at 5:15 p.m.. The bus route is close to the morning route. One bus goes south of 75th Street and the other goes north of 75th Street.
The school offers three seasons of sports, clubs and intramurals.
Jefferson provides ESL and bilingual services. The school also has art, music and P.E. programs. The school has inclusion and learning resource services.
The school made adequate yearly progress under the federal No Child Left Behind Act from 2005 to 2008.
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Montini Catholic High School 19w070 16th St, Lombard, IL60148 Montini Catholic High School is a Lasallian College Preparatory High School in Lombard, Ill. Montini touts its small…More class sizes (about 21 students), wealth of extra-curricular activities and community service opportunities as key factors in a well-rounded college preparatory education. The school calendar consists of two 18-week semesters. Students have eight 48-minute class periods daily. Students are placed in the Honors/Advanced Placement curriculum, the Academic Curriculum or the General Education Curriculum, though all are college preparatory courses. Bus service is available for a fee to Woodridge as is an activity bus which is pay-as-you-go. Montini offers open houses, private tours and student shadowing for prospective students. The application process includes a high school placement test, grade school report cards and test scores and recommendations. Tuition for the 2010-2011 school year is $8775 for the first student, $8175 for the second and $7575 for the third. Freshmen and sophomores also pay a fee of $385 and juniors and seniors pay a fee of $485. Financial aid is available and the school also offers several scholarships for students. Extra-curricular activities include: 16th Street Singers, Accafellas, Broadcasters Club, Campus Ministry, Computer Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Fall Play, Family Film Club, French Club and French National Honor Society.