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Spartans Throw a Snow BallPosted 12/10/2017 by Baxter Stein

Spartans plan a brand new dance and unique spirit week for the holiday season. With winter break approaching, many TJ students are getting into the holiday spirit. For the first time in many years, th... More

Tay-king a StandPosted 12/10/2017 by Logan Cecil

In a hard fought loss, TJ alumni Tay Anderson recently ran for DPS Board of Education at nineteen years-old. Never underestimate young people. This message is a powerful one, and it sums up the ideals... 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

Leading the LegacyPosted 12/10/2017 by Maggie Foos

Thomas Jefferson’s Leadership Class allows the student body to engage in fun extra activities.  Author and motivational speaker Simon Sinek once said, “Leadership is not about the next election, ... More

Spartans HeART the HolidaysPosted 12/06/2017 by Madeleine Abram

The annual TJ ArtFest will resurface once again on Saturday, December 9th. Twentieth century artist Pablo Picasso once stated, “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” This quote... More

Update for FamiliesPosted 12/06/2017 by EADAIR

Dec. 6, 2017 Dear Thomas Jefferson High School Families: It is our priority to keep you informed of incidents related to student safety. This letter is to let you know that we are aware of a note that... More

Gaining Leadership SkillsPosted 11/28/2017 by Kathryn Schroeck

Spartans attend the 2017 SkillsUSA Fall Leadership Conference. On October 11, CCT teacher Jerry Esparza took six TJ students to The Industrial Company (TIC) Training Center in Aurora, Colorado, for th... More

Bright News for the EnvironmentPosted 11/17/2017 by Logan Cecil

Teams from around the world assemble to show off their environmentally conscious houses. With growing concerns about the environment, many companies are beginning to invest in sustainable and environm... More

Amine in the AuditoriumPosted 11/14/2017 by Lucy Peterson

A local radio station brought rapper Amine to Thomas Jefferson High School after students won a contest. On Tuesday, October 10, KS 107.5, a local radio station in Denver, brought one of their radio s... More

Spartans Swing for StatePosted 11/13/2017 by Andrew Villescas

TJ softball heads back to the state tournament after an incredible season. Suffering a heartbreaking loss in the first round of the state level softball tournament last year, the Thomas Jefferson soft... More