Pella Jefferson Intermediate
Preparing for the Next Step
“Above all things I hope the education of the common people will be attended to; convinced that on their good sense we may rely with the most security for the preservation of a due degree of liberty.” -Thomas Jefferson, letter to James Madison, December 20, 1787
In our student-centered classrooms, teachers strive to equip students to become self-directed learners. Through modeling and participating in authentic learning opportunities, students learn how to construct understanding and collaboratively solve problems.