Thomas Jefferson

High School | Home of the Spartans

Author: Amelia Carpenter

Showcasing SpARTansPosted 12/11/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson’s annual Art Show highlights Spartan talent by providing a place to admire student artwork. At Thomas Jefferson High School, students are commended for their academic, athletic, and... More

Art and SoulPosted 12/03/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson High School honors a 30 year tradition by once again hosting the ArtFest this December. For the past three decades, Thomas Jefferson has held an arts and crafts fair that showcases lo... More

TJ’s New AdditionsPosted 11/06/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson introduces five new faculty members into the math department. The fall semester is in full swing, and with it there are many new faces at Thomas Jefferson High School. This year, TJ h... More

Smith Makes His MarkPosted 05/21/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Social Studies teacher Mark Smith leaves his legacy at TJ. Mark Smith has been teaching for 27 years and has been a social studies teacher at TJ for the past 18 years. Smith teaches Civics and United ... More

Los Espartanos CompitenPosted 05/10/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson Spartans participated in an annual Spanish Competition. The World Language program at Thomas Jefferson High School offers Spanish classes in levels one through four, as well as Advanc... More

Transition to TJPosted 05/04/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson creates a welcoming environment for all students. The transition into high school can be a nerve-wracking experience, but it can be mitigated if a student attends a school he/she feel... More

There’s Snow Place Like the MountainsPosted 03/21/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson’s Ski and Snowboard Club allows students to get involved and meet new people. In the winter, TJ’s Ski and Snowboard Club is very popular among students. Ski Club has been a part o... More

Ready, Set, Bid!Posted 03/12/2018 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson High School holds its second annual online auction. This year on March 11, the second annual TJ auction went live. This creative fundraiser will run through the 15th of March. The ... More

Familiarizing the Community With FrydmanPosted 12/19/2017 by Amelia Carpenter

TJ’s Biology teacher Carlie Frydman teaches students to enjoy science. Nevada native Carlie Frydman is a biology teacher at Thomas Jefferson High School. Frydman lived in Boston, where she taught at... More

A Tight Knit CommunityPosted 12/10/2017 by Amelia Carpenter

Thomas Jefferson High School students organized a clothing drive benefiting Clothes to Kids. Students at Thomas Jefferson have organized a drive that will help supply clothing to children in need. The... More