Welcome to Jefferson Forest High School

The mission of Jefferson Forest High School is to provide the best possible opportunities to meet the educational needs of each student in a safe, well-equipped, well-maintained, and supportive environment where students, staff, parents, and community members are involved in all aspects of school life. High expectations regarding academic achievement, critical and creative thinking skills, integrity, fairness, and equality will be emphasized in order to maximize educational opportunities for each student.

We make every effort to create an website that will be a primary source of current information for all users and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community. If you have information pertinent to our school community please contact the webmaster by clicking here.

Good News Items:

Once again JF has obtained national recognition for our scholastic accomplishments!

The Washington Post recognized us as one of the most challenging high schools in the US. Click here for details!

Newsweek has named JF one of the top schools in the US.  
Click here to see how we were chosen!  Click here to see our name in the list. Once you are on the America’s Best High Schools List page, use the search box at the top by typing Jefferson Forest High School into the “Search by School or City” box to just see JF's ranking.  To see how we ranked among other Virginia schools, just type in VA in the state search box.  Click View All and scroll down to find JF.
 County-wide Good News of Interest!


News from JFHS:

Click below to see what's happening at JF today:

Morning Announcements

Revised School-Day Schedule
April 2014 Cavalier Connection
 After Prom Information
Spirit Week-April 7-11
Special Dress for the Week:
Monday- Lounge Pants Day (but no pajama bottoms)
Tuesday- Twin Day
Wednesday- "We Wear Pink" Day
Thursday- Favorite Team Day (This is also our designated hat day)
Friday- Cavalier Day Wear Red and Black to support your school

Bedford County Emergency Notification System

For those Bedford residents that no longer have a landline phone, click here to be enrolled in the Bedford County Emergency Notification System.  http://bedfordcountysheriff.org/citizen-information/sheriffs-corner-bedford-county-emergency-notification-system/

  April 2014  
Go to Main Calendar
Please click on "Go to the Main Calendar" above.  Then click on the activity to see the correct time.

Upcoming Events
Date and Time: May 06, 2014
Date and Time: May 08, 2014 7:00PM-10:00PM (EST)
Category: School Board Meeting
Date and Time: May 19, 2014 7:55AM-May 20, 2014 8:50AM (EST)
Date and Time: May 21, 2014
Date and Time: May 22, 2014
Date and Time: May 23, 2014
Date and Time: May 23, 2014
Category: Academic
Date and Time: May 24, 2014
Location: Liberty University Vines Center
Date and Time: May 24, 2014
Category: Academic
Date and Time: May 26, 2014