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Author: Kira Kennedy

Cultural CelebrationPosted 04/04/2023 by Kira Kennedy

TJ students hosted a night where everyone could show off their cultures and celebrate who they are. On March 17th, Thomas Jefferson High School held its first Multicultural Night. The night included d... More

The Many Lives of KindlePosted 02/28/2023 by Kira Kennedy

Kathryn Kindle retires after 40 years of coaching at TJ. When talking about the Lady Spartan basketball program, one can’t help but bring up Kathryn Kindle, known as “Coach K” to her players... More

Spartan SpiritPosted 02/10/2023 by Kira Kennedy

Students get creative with a fun week of events for the whole community. The Thomas Jefferson High School spirit week will be full of events and fun spirit days, along with Challenge Day for juniors a... More

Burton is Back and Better than EverPosted 12/02/2022 by Kira Kennedy

Tim Burton once again creates a masterpiece with Wednesday, the new Netflix spinoff of the Addams Family show. On November 23rd, the new Netflix series Wednesday premiered and it quickly skyrocketed t... More

Saying Goodbye to the CourtsPosted 11/07/2022 by Kira Kennedy

On September 2nd, Williams played her last match and ended an era to start a new one: motherhood. Serena Williams is a household name; she is the world’s most famous women’s tennis player.... More

Back in SessionPosted 09/26/2022 by Kira Kennedy

The students of Thomas Jefferson high school are ready for what this school year has in store. The start of any school year is highly anticipated by students, staff, and administration. This year was ... More

Sticking Together On and Off the FieldPosted 04/28/2022 by Kira Kennedy

The Thomas Jefferson High School Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse team starts their season off strong. The Thomas Jefferson High School Boys’ Lacrosse has a six and five record. Their first win was against ... More

Shiffrin’s Journey on the SlopesPosted 03/10/2022 by Kira Kennedy

Mikaela Shiffrin talks about how the Olympics took a toll on her mental health. Who is Mikaela Shiffrin? She is best known as an Olympic skier with two gold medals and one silver, along with many othe... More

The Russians Bring Scandal to the IcePosted 03/07/2022 by Kira Kennedy

In the 2022 Winter Olympics, a Russian figure skater tested positive for a drug that is banned from the Olympics. There have been multiple scandals at the recent 2022 Winter Olympics, mostly surroundi... More

Action on ScreenPosted 02/23/2022 by Kira Kennedy

The new movie of the Kingsman series is now in theaters! On December 22, 2021, the new movie The King’s Man was released; two weeks later, my family and I went to see it in the theaters. I walked in... More