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Leadership Team 

Principal: MScott Berkowitz
Academic Principal: Dustin Barnes

Assistant Principal: Tiffany Young



1501 Cameron Street 
Alexandria, Virginia 22314 
Tel: 703-706-4400

Fax: 703-836-7923

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Alexandria, Virginia

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JH PTA Meeting
Wednesday, November 13, 2019

September 24th: After School Clubs

Session 1 Begins (8 Weeks)


November 13th: JH PTA Meeting


Quarterly update. Join us to hear from JH administration, the PTA president, and all the ways you can help this year! 

November 14th-15th: Parent Teacher Conferences (1st Quarter)

Stay tuned for ways to support our teachers.


Food donations needed! Sign up HERE give to provide teachers a dinner during the conferences.  

November 21st: After School Clubs

Session 1 Ends


December 3rd: After School Clubs 

Session 2 Begins (8 Weeks)

December 7th: Pancake Breakfast and Raffled (8:30am-11:00am)

Tune in later for more info! 

December 11th: JH PTA Meeting (6:30pm)

Join us to support our teachers and students. Tune in later for more info!

February 6th: After School Clubs 

Session 2 Ends

The JH PTA is for all families at Jefferson-Houston! You do not need to be a PTA member to attend meetings or JH PTA events.

Please email us at with any questions! 

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* Yearbook

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Jefferson-Houston Jaguar Pride!
Discover Jefferson-Houston


Our School Advantage


Jefferson-Houston is a state of the art facility in beautiful Old town Alexandria, Virginia, minutes from the King Street Metro Station. We currently have 625+ students. Learn more




Our PTA members are committed but we still need you! Parents, neighbors, community leaders, please join us. We need mentors, tutors, speakers and more! All volunteers must complete an ACPS Volunteer Application.  Click here for PTA Calendar


World Class Education


Jefferson-Houston boasts  a world class faculty 86% of which have advanced degrees. Our school has the latest tools in the classroom, including iPads, Chromebooksa, and SMART Boards. Students have the opportunity to learn, interact and create every day in every subject, using advanced technology.


Our Students


You will easily recognize our amazing Jefferson-Houston uniformed scholars in their burgandy or black shirts and khaki pants. Jefferson-Houston is a PreK-8 model school. Grade levels are separated by building floor levels, with the PreK, Kindergarten, and multiple disabilities classes on their own level. Also, each grade level enjoys its own cafeteria in separate ELA (Extended Learning Areas).  Take a tour and see how the building architecture enhances learning at Jefferson-Houston. 


Our Programs


Jefferson-Houston School is the only ACPS school designated as an official International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) school and  Middle Years Programme (MYP). The school completed a multiyear training and implementation path to achieve recognition as one of an elite group of schools worldwide. As an I.B. World School, Jefferson-Houston is part of a global community of schools committed to developing knowledgeable, caring young people who will be ready to successfully negotiate their futures and make meaningful contributions to an increasingly global society. Learn More.


Contribute: Be a Partner


The Jefferson-Houston PTA strives to support our students with after-school enrichment programs, field trips, and other opportunities that encourage success. To do this, we need to grow our PTA coffers. You can help!  All donations are tax-deductible. Time, talent, in-kind gifts, and monetary donations are appreciated.