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You can schedule a conference with your child's teacher to meet during our Virtual School Report Card Afternoon Session from 1:30 - 3:00 PM. Please plan to meet with your child's teacher to review the final marking period grades. Staff will be available virtually during these hours. Your child's report card will be available digitally via the Parent Portal on Infinite Campus (Click here).
The Department of Special Education, in collaboration with Jersey City Free Public Library, would like to extend an exciting opportunity to all Jersey City Public School staff, parents, and students. Each month will focus on unique themes with age-appropriate stories and activities for students. February: Liberty Science Center Collaboration! On Friday, February 5th join us for a Virtual Field Trip to Liberty Science Center. Please pre-register once for all Fridays asap. Attendance is limited to the first 500 people. See The Attached Flyer and the Link to Sign Up!


Mission Statement

Jotham W. Wakeman School Mission Statement
It is our Mission and Mandate to adhere to our Core Beliefs:  Our main purpose is to improve student achievement.  Effective instruction is our key to improving student achievement.  Effective instruction is delivered all day, every day.  Always have high expectations for ourselves and our students.

About Us

  • 70% of students meet or exceed expectations of NJSLA
  • Chess lessons during the school day from a chess master
  • Outperformed the state in ELA and Math on NJSLA on all grade levels