Jefferson Traditional Middle School

Jefferson Traditional Middle School
528 South Eddy Street
South Bend, IN 46617
Principal: Ms. Carmen Williams
Phone: 574-393-4100
Website: www.jefferson.sb.school 

Jefferson Traditional Middle School is designed to provide students the opportunity for academic, social, and emotional growth in a highly structured, back-to-basics learning environment. The school places a strong emphasis on high academic standards, student responsibility, and active parental involvement. 

Jefferson Traditional uses Restorative Justice in Education and is committed to creating just and fair working environments for both students and staff. Justice honors the inherent worth of all and is enacted through relationships. 

Jefferson was awarded the Family Friendly Designation by the Indiana Department of Education for the 2016-17 school year. 

Any student in grades 6-8 in the South Bend Community School Corporation is eligible to apply for admission to Jefferson Traditional Middle School. 

Admissions Criteria: 
  • Completion of the application process
  • Commitment to traditional school philosophy requiring: student self-discipline, homework completion, school uniformity of color dress code
  • Orientation with student and parent
  • Parental agreement to a written contract to be actively involved, monitor homework, enforce discipline and participate in school activities. 
Transportation is provided to all students who live outside of the walk area for Jefferson. 

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