Welcome to West Jefferson School District #253.


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*WYLEE'S CORNER VIDEO- Check Video's in District Happenings Link (To the Left) (PEP RALLY VIDEO AS WELL)

Wylee's News Corner Week 1, Oct 28th

Wylee's News Corner Week 2, Nov 4th

Wylee's News Corner Week 3, Nov 11th and Marching Band Tribute to Veterans



*Thank You West Jefferson School District Patrons for supporting the Supplemental Levy. The Levy passed with 81% approval. VOTE: NOV 8th! Thanks so much for your support of West Jefferson Schools.



* Board Work Meeting- Monday, January 23rd, 8:30am.

*Regular Board Meeting- Thursday, February 9th, 2017 Exe meeting 5:30pm, Board meeting at 6:30pm.


* We would like to invite all Students to participate in the following survey.

Harvest Break Survey 2016




* 2016 - 2017 Sports Schedules

           High School Winter Sports Schedule

           High School Girls Basketball

           High School Boys Basketball


* Check District Happenings for 2016 Summer Construction Pictures.


* West Jefferson High School- 4th place 2015-16 in IHSAA 2A School Of Excellence.


*School Song Slide Show- Go to District Happenings, then scroll down to videos!


* We would like to invite all parents to participate in the following surveys.

Title 1 Parent Survey 2016 (Spanish)

Title 1 Parent Survey 2016 (English)

Title 1 Student Survey 2016


RTI - Parent Involvement Survey (English)

RTI - Parent Involvement Survey (Spanish)

For more information about Title 1 refer to the Federal Programs Page included in the menu on the left.

If you have any questions or need more information about RTI please Email or call Jeff Haroldsen


West Jefferson School District office is located in Terreton, Idaho. Terreton is 32 mIles west of Rexburg, 35 miles NW of Idaho Falls. The community has breathtaking mountain views to the north and west, and unlimited recreational activities such as hunting, fishing, boating, ATV riding, and camping. Agriculture is the main economic source to the community, with Alfalfa, Barley, Wheat, and Potatoes being the main crops. You will discover family-oriented communities tucked away from big city life. Terreton is a 2 hr drive to West Yellowstone, 2 hr drive to Jackson Hole, and 1 hr drive to Craters of the Moon. Come and enjoy the best of all worlds!

Read more in About Us.

District News
Virginia Montalvan Retiring
After many years working for West Jefferson School District Mrs. Montalvan is retiring.  Read More

Roselia Tafoya-Nov Classified Panther Pride Winner
Roselia is custodian at Terreton Elementary, he has been here many years. She does the dirtiest jobs with a smile and grace. She always has asmile and... Read More

Megan Morton- Nov Certified Panther Pride Winner
From Nominator: I am nominating Megan Morton for the Panther Pride award because of the great things she is doing in 6th grade. She is helping her students... Read More

Mrs. Gay Rothwell- Classified Panther Pride Winner- Oct 16
Mrs. Rothwell has been here at West Jefferson for 37 years. 31 years as a Kindergarten and 1st Teacher, and last 6 years as an Aide. Gay loves the kids... Read More

Tom Mackay- Certified Panther Pride Winner- Oct
Mr. Mackay is currently the Terreton K-8 PE Teacher, he has been with our school for many years and filled several different positions. There is no doubt... Read More