If your child will not be attending school, you must call the attendance office at 602-896-5790 by 8:30 a.m. and let us know the reason for the absence. Provide the child’s name, grade and specific reason why the child is absent, such as: sore throat, headache, doctor’s appointment, asthma, out of town, etc.
Before/After School Care
KidSpace, WESD's before/after school care, is available for students enrolled in kindergarten through sixth gradel. Our facility is open from 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Enrollment is limited. Currently enrolled students are given first priority and available space is filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 602-896-5715 for more information. or click here.
John Jacobs Elementary serves universal free breakfast and lunch. Breakfast is served to all students in the classroom lunches are served in the cafeteria.
All parents and guardians have a ParentVUE account that can be used to access important information about thier student such as grades and attendance. Parents/guardians will need an activation key to log on for the first time. Bring a photo ID to the school office and ask for a ParentVUE Activation Key to get started.