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DECA Students Represent at StatePosted 04/17/2018 by Malek Abusnina

Spartans return from DECA State, ready to prepare to be national competitors in the near future. Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) state was hosted at the AAA Five-Diamond resort in Color... More

ジャパンカップPosted 04/15/2018 by Baxter Stein

Students dominate in Japanese competition. On Saturday, April 7th, Spartans in world language teacher Kyler Jackson’s Japanese classes competed in the Colorado Japan Cup. The Japan Cup is a competit... More

Spartans Save LivesPosted 04/05/2018 by Maggie Foos

The lifeguarding class at TJ gives students an avenue to become certified lifeguards. According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, the definition of lifeguard is “a usually expert swimmer employed a... More

Significant SilencePosted 04/04/2018 by Logan Cecil

On Wednesday, March 14th, the majority of the Thomas Jefferson student body walked out to honor the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. It is not often that students and young adults hav... More

Spartan Gives BackPosted 03/22/2018 by Kathryn Schroeck

Senior Mikayla Armijo received the President’s Volunteer Service Award. At Thomas Jefferson High School, community service is valued; there is even a 40 hour community service graduation requirement... More

Best in SnowPosted 03/22/2018 by Halle Bristow

The 2018 Winter Olympics brought nations together and included a number of memorable events. The Olympics have been around since 776 BC, as part of a religious festival in ancient Greece. Every four y... 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

Marching to SuccessPosted 03/20/2018 by Jay Iyema

The JROTC team succeeds in San Antonio, with plans for further competition. Thomas Jefferson High School offers many electives, such as Drawing, World Languages, and Psychology. Another elective optio... More

Rotary Interacts With InteractPosted 03/16/2018 by Vasi Reiva

Two new Denver Tech Center Rotary Club representatives join the TJ family. As the new year kicked off, the Thomas Jefferson Interact Club welcomed two new Denver Tech Center (DTC) Rotary Club represen... More

Putting the “Win” in Winter SportsPosted 03/15/2018 by Andrew Villescas

As the winter sports season came to an end, many teams reflected on their successes in the past season. The Lady Spartans basketball team dominated the competition all season long; they finished their... More