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1268 West Fifth Street

Winona, MN 55987


Mr. Arthur Williams, Principal

Mrs. Cynthia Monyhan, Secretary 

School Hours: 7:45am - 2:15pm

Interested in STEM for the 2015 - 2016 school year?

Winona Area Public Schools will be accepting enrollment applications for STEM for the 2015 - 2016 school year for new students entering grades K - 4.

The application window for STEM will be open from January 5 - January 23, 2015.  Applications must be received during this time frame.

Parents with children who will be entering Kindergarten through grade 4 for the 2015 - 2016 school year should watch their mailbox in late December for an informational postcard directing them to the online enrollment procedures and application for STEM.

Students currently enrolled at Jefferson Elementary STEM School  do not need to apply.

Students who live in the Jefferson attendance area are automatically accepted into grades K - 4 if an application for them is filed.

Students living outside the attendance area, who apply, are accepted as classroom space allows or are placed in a lottery to be held on January 30, 2015.


Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 6:30pm at
Jefferson Elementary STEM School
1268 West Fifth Street
Winona, MN 55987
(507) 494 - 2000

Jefferson Elementary STEM School, a three section school, celebrates a rich cultural diversity. A caring staff works toward building assets in children and families. It takes a village to raise a child and at Jefferson we are committed to working together to help all students reach their full potential.  We take great pride in our positive school culture with a focus of developing responsible, respectful, and safe students. The staff is committed to helping the students reach their full potential and they work hard to implement research-based, data-driven instructional techniques aimed to increase student learning outcomes. 
Jefferson Elementary was named a Celebration Eligibile School by the Minnesota Department of Education for the 2014 - 2015 school year.

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WAPS Mission Statement...

To empower students of all ages to be life-long learners who demonstrate creative thinking, critical analysis and problem solving skills in an ever changing and challenging world.