Ketcham
‚ÄčWelcome to my corner of the Internet. Here you will find access to the syllabi for class, which will allow you to gain access to Google Classroom.

I teach Government, US History and College HIS 121 and HIS 122.

About Me:
Self-proclaimed history geek (I read history books for fun!). Father of 2 kids, 8 and 5. Lover of football (Bayern Munich) and football (Denver Broncos). 

This is my 3rd year at Jefferson Academy, but I have spent 1 year at Lakewood High School and 4 years teaching at Front Range Community College.



Mr. Ketcham's Fall 2019 class schedule (Room 240):
(Along with the new bell schedule)

A Block (8:20 - 9:50) - Modern US History
B Block (9:55 - 11:25) - Planning Period
C Block (12:10 - 1:40) - College US History
D Block (1:45 - 3:15) - US Government

Syllabi
US History Fall 2019 Syllabus
Government Q2 Fall 2019 Syllabus


Contact Mr. Ketcham at jketcham@jajags.com or by phone at 303-465-7681.

Office Hours
7:15 - 8:15am (Access hour) - Drop in to Room 240 or Teacher's Lounge
3:15 - 4:00pm (Access hour) - Email or talk to Mr. Ketcham for an appointment

Gaming Club
On Thursday every week, I host Gaming Club in my room from 3:30-5:30pm. I will be unavailable for help, but you are more than welcome to come hang out and play board games, and maybe even beat me and Mr. Kirkley.


On the calendar for each class, you will find a list of MAJOR due dates (tests, papers, major projects, finals, etc) and information on the topics for each class period. For individual assignments and nightly homework due dates, use Google Classroom. Please refer to the syllabus for your class to find the Google Classroom join code.  If you have questions or trouble, please don't hesitate to email me.