Welcome to West Jefferson School District #253.


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* Check District Happenings for 2016 Summer Construction Pictures.

* School starts August 22nd For Teachers, August 24th for Students.


* West Jefferson Volleyball Parent Meeting July, 28th, 6pm. Open Gym at 6:30pm.


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

*Board Member Vacancy in Zone 4. If interested please give letter of interest to Superintendent Richins by August 11th.


 *Board Meeting- Thursday, August 18th, 6:30pm Executive Session, 7:30 Regular Board Meeting


* 2016 - 2017 Sports Schedules

           High School Football

           High School Volleyball

           High School Girls Basketball

           High School Boys Basketball


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


   Let's Build A Playground!!  Playground

Click here to follow blog on getting new playground equipment!


* Check out the District Happenings Link for Pictures.


* 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 Brooke Shumway or Camille Cureton


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
West Jefferson High School- 2015-16 IHSAA 2A 4th place School of Excellence Award
West Jefferson placed 4th in the IHSAA 2A School of Excellence program for 2015-16. The award is based on academic, athletic, and citizenship accomplishment... Read More

West Jefferson School District #253
1256 E. 1500 N., Terreton, ID 83450
PH: (208) 663-4542
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