Growing Together

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Did you know that Jefferson School District 251 has been and continues to experience significant student growth? The district’s enrollment increased by 5.8% in the 2017-2018 school year.  Our district is the 11th largest school district in Idaho.


2018-2019 School Calendar

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The Board of Trustees adopted calendar Option 1 for the 2018-2019 school year. This calendar received the most votes from the community, staff and students.  School will begin on Wednesday, August 29 and finish on Friday, May 31, 2019. You can view the adopted calendar by clicking on the calendar link.  2018-2019 Calendar


School Bus Drivers and Substitute Teachers Needed

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School Bus Drivers and Substitute Teachers are needed for the school year.  Training is provided. To apply for a school bus driver or substitute teacher position go to the Employment Opportunities link on the front page of the district’s website and complete an application.  Contact the Transportation Department at (208) 754-8211, or the district office at (208) 745-6693,  if you have any questions.





Welcome to Jefferson County School District 251. We are located in Rigby, Idaho and our district is rapidly growing. Currently we have over 5,500 students in six elementary schools, one middle school, and two high schools making us the twelfth largest district in the state.


“We are a community focused on student learning in order to build character, foster informed and productive citizenship, and prepare all youth for college and career success.”


“The mission of Jefferson School District 251 is to provide each student with a high quality education.”