​Welcome to Jefferson Forest High School

JFHS Vision Statement

Jefferson Forest High School will be the premier, comprehensive high school of Virginia.

JFHS Mission Statement
 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 to maximize educational opportunity for each student.


Jefferson Forest High School Website
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:

 Bedford County schools name our own
Debra Woodson
Teacher of the Year!
To find out more click here

Congratulations to Coach Christmas for being named the Washington Redskins High School Coach of the Week!

To view the article click here.

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 for the 2013-14 school year.  We rose to 867 from last year’s 1054 placement. This ranks us as 57 out of 339 high schools in the State of Virginia.  Click here for details

 JF is ranked by Newsweek as one of America's Best High Schools for 2013.  This ranking highlights the best 2,000 public high schools in the nation—those that have proven to be the most effective in turning out college-ready grads. 

 County-wide Good News of Interest!


News from JFHS:

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

Morning Announcements


 Survey Links

The JF administration is conducting a survey to gather input to better serve our school community.  Please help us by completing the correct survey from the links below.  The survey is short, about five minutes, and can be taken any time before December 31st.  Thank you for helping us!

Parent Survey

Student Survey

 December Cavalier Connection

JF School Report Card for 2013-14
  December 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: Dec 22, 2014-Dec 26, 2014
Category: Holiday
Date and Time: Dec 29, 2014-Jan 02, 2015
Category: Holiday