Jefferson Elementary School

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  • 3rd and 4th Grade Winter program is Wednesday, December 12th starting at 7:00 p.m. at Central Intermediate School. Students are expected to arrive at 6:40 p.m.

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    Jefferson School is a member of the Kroger Community Rewards Program. Raising money for our school is as easy as shopping at Kroger.  Register your card at and choose Jefferson School as the organization that you wish to support.  Simply swipe your Kroger Plus Card each time you shop and you will earn rewards for Jefferson School.

    Step by Step Instructions to Enroll in Kroger Community Rewards for Jefferson School:

    • Simply encourage your members to register online at

    • Be sure to have your Kroger Plus card handy and register your card with your organization after you sign up.

    • If a member does not yet have a Kroger Plus card, please let them know that they are available at the customer service desk at any Kroger.

    • Click on Sign In/Register

    • Most participants are new online customers, so they must click on SIGN UP TODAY in the ‘New Customer?’ box.

    • Sign up for a Kroger Rewards Account by entering zip code, clicking on favorite store, entering your email address and creating a password, agreeing to the terms and conditions

    • You will then get a message to check your email inbox and click on the link within the body of the email.

    • Click on My Account and use your email address and password to proceed to the next step.

    • Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number.

    • Update or confirm your information.

    • Enter NPO number or name of organization, select organization from list and click on confirm. Jefferson’s NPO number is QN544.

    • To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see your organization’s name on the right side of your information page.

    • REMEMBER, purchases will not count for your group until after your member(s) register their card(s).

    • Do you use your phone number at the register?  Call 800-576-4377, select option 4 to get your Kroger Plus card number.

    • Members must swipe their registered Kroger Plus card or use the phone number that is related to their registered Kroger Plus card when shopping for each purchase to count.


    JES Admin

    Nate Pinter

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    Jefferson Elementary School

    1709 Columbus St,
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    Nate Pinter 
    Phone: 815-434-0726 Ext. 2001
    Janet Griglione
    Phone: 815-434-0726 Ext. 2003 
    Fax: 815-434-7451
    Julie Paquette 
    Phone: 815-434-0726 Ext. 2004
    Fax: 815-434-7451

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