• What does the CAFE provide for our students and staff?

    • The CAFE provides each teacher with $200 to fund student incentive programs and purchase supplies and educational tools. Each principal, teacher aide, custodian, cafeteria staff member and school nurse also receive funds.
    • The CAFE provides $5,000 to the schools for Accelerated Reader program to encourage reading and comprehension.
    • The CAFE helps fund special projects such as the Jerry Ross Outdoor Learning Lab.
    • The CAFE provides prizes and certificates for classroom “Students of the Month” and “Student Writers” to help boost student confidence.
    • The CAFE proudly pays the registration fees for academic groups at Jerry Ross Elementary School.
    • The CAFE hosts free Family Fun events for families to enjoy.
    • Red Ribbon Week is funded and staffed by the CAFE to encourage students to stay drug-free.
    • The memorable 5th Grade Dance to students “graduating” from Jerry Ross is subsidized by the CAFE.
    • Multi-Cultural learning for all grades is funded by the CAFE.
    • Special Persons’ Day and Challenge Day/Field Day is funded by the CAFE.