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Registration and Important DatesPosted 05/29/2018 by Madeleine Abram

As the 2017-2018 school year comes to a close, TJ reflects on achievements from the past two semesters. As Spartans embark on the dawn of summer, we take with us the memories of a great school year, p... More

Aquatic RoboticsPosted 05/25/2018 by Logan Cecil

Following their recent competition, one of TJ’s advanced robotics teams qualified to go to internationals. One of the six Center for Communications Technology (CCT) courses offered at Thomas Jeffers... More

Make Your Voice HeardPosted 05/23/2018 by Baxter Stein

It’s easy to think your vote doesn’t matter in today’s world. There are millions of people who show up to the polls, so how can your single vote make a difference? The truth is that voting could... More

Juuls are for FoolsPosted 05/23/2018 by Madeleine Abram

Despite the common misconception that vaping is a healthy alternative to smoking, teens across the globe are partaking in this dangerous activity with many unknown health risks. Over the past couple o... More

Welcoming the WorldPosted 05/21/2018 by Maia Freedberg

Foreign exchange students from around the world come to TJ. Thomas Jefferson High School enrolls foreign exchange students every year. This year, the school hosted six exchange students from all aroun... More

Recruiting to Save the WorldPosted 05/18/2018 by Bianca Escobar

Challenge 5280 takes action to make our school a better place. The Challenge 5280 (5280) club at Thomas Jefferson High School works on projects focused around social justice issues within the TJ commu... More

A Night Fit for Kings and QueensPosted 05/18/2018 by Maia Freedberg

The class of 2018 enjoyed a lovely night at prom and after prom. Spring is finally upon us, and with the season comes high school prom. Prom comes and goes every year, and it is one of the most exciti... More

Building AnewPosted 05/18/2018 by Logan Cecil

The Thomas Jefferson community looks forward to big campus improvements over the summer of 2019 Thomas Jefferson High School has been around for more than fifty years, and many of our facilities have ... More

Survey LinkPosted 05/18/2018 by tjtest More

High School SurvivalPosted 05/15/2018 by Lucy Peterson

A step-by-step guide on how to survive high school, from a girl who’s already survived it. Entering high school is often a very frightening thing to do; high school comes with a new sense a freedom,... More