Let’s Support New Technology

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will double your contribution to JSEF through Facebook from now until December 13th! Right now is the best time to make a difference. Please help the schools in our district get new Chromebooks…
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Buy Tickets Online for the 80s Prom

Travel back in time with us to the 1980s for this year’s annual prom, to be held on November 19th at the Crockett Community Center. Through faithfully recreated period design and your favorite ’80s music you’ll wonder: Is it really 2016…or 1986!? Tickets are available now! Click the button below to purchase tickets today before they sell out. (Tickets are also available at...
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JSEF Signal Article: October 2016

Each month, Board member Billie Davis shares the latest news with readers of the Crockett Signal newspaper and our web site. Keep up on our newest accomplishments and upcoming events.     October 2016: The Prom is Coming Our prom is right ‘round the corner! Last minute attention to all the special details of your excursion back to the ‘80’s are being made. On November 19th at...
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2016 JSEF 5K Fun Run Results

3rd Annual JSEF 5K Fun Run: For the third straight year the Education Foundation hosted the scenic 5K Fun Run. This year’s run took place on May 22nd, 2016. The route, known as “Wood Rat Trail,” starts behind the Carquinez Middle school, runs past Willow Continuation School, then loops through the beautiful Crockett Hills Regional Park, and ends by circling the John Swett High...
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Our Schools: Then and Now

John Swett Unified School District (JSUSD) is a small school district located in northwestern Contra Costa County in California, serving the communities of Crockett, Rodeo, Port Costa, and the City of Hercules. JSUSD was rated the fifth most diverse school district in the entire country according to a recent New York Times article “Diversity in the Classroom,” which examines the impact of...
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Guitar Auction Raises $9,350

It isn’t every day that you get a chance to meet one of the world’s biggest rock stars and the opportunity to bid on his guitar, but that’s just what happened recently to the crowd at a special joint fundraiser for the John Swett High School Band Boosters and PAINTS (Promote Art in the Schools). If you haven’t already figured out the name of the singer and his band from...
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