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California, Here He ComesPosted 05/27/2008 by Sinjin Jones

Teacher Nathan Silver leaves TJ to join wife in California. by Sinjin Jones photo by Manuel Perez      As many around the halls are privy to, six-year TJ English Teacher Nathan Sil... More

Kaufhold Wins Thomas Jefferson Ballistics CompetitionPosted 05/23/2008 by Morgan Dorn

On April 24th and April 25th, a vicious battle of mind and mechanics raged on the soccer field of TJ, pitting student against student, and even student against teacher. by Morgan Dorn photo by Manuel ... More

TJ Alum to Host FundraiserPosted 05/22/2008 by Matthew Mankoff

Derrick Martin will host the Derrick Martin Spring Sportsfest to support the Thomas Jefferson Athletic Program. by Matthew Mankoff photo courtesy Baltimore Ravens     Baltimore Ravens c... More

Rebel With A CausePosted 05/22/2008 by Heather Brenneman

Venturing outside the comfort zone. by Heather Brenneman     This summer, I will be embarking on the journey of a lifetime. Come June 22, I will be departing to New Orleans, a broken an... More

Preston Presses OnPosted 05/22/2008 by Julia Harrington

Mary Beth Preston retires after 33 years of teaching. by Julia Harrington     The atmosphere of Mary Beth Preston’s classroom is a welcoming one, where students and faculty a... More

Denver Nuggets Season Wrap-upPosted 05/21/2008 by Scott Bruskin

The Nuggets season comes to an end, with another early round elimination. by Scott Bruskin     The Nuggets have once again been eliminated in the first round of the playoffs; howev... More

Shakespeare Festival: Big Fun, Big SuccessPosted 05/20/2008 by Sarah Heath

"Action is eloquence." by Sarah Heath photos by Jacquelyn Hudson-Raila      Every year Denver Public Schools hosts a Shakespeare Festival in the spring. This year TJ teac... More

Alice Weeda Bids a Spartan FarewellPosted 05/20/2008 by Ben Gilliland

TJ says goodbye to one of its finest of all time. by Ben Gilliland photo by Manuel Perez         For 18 years English teacher Alice Weeda has been mentoring and inspiring... More

8th JROTC Battalion Awarded Prestigious PlaquesPosted 05/19/2008 by Morgan Dorn

TJ’s men and women in uniform shine. by Morgan Dorn      Thomas Jefferson’s 8th Junior Officer Training Corps (JROTC) Battalion was highly awarded at the Annual Denver ... More

Houghton Makes Most of Final SplashPosted 05/19/2008 by Michael Mankoff

TJ Senior – A State Champion by Michael Mankoff photo by Kevin Fleming     About the same time the Thomas Jefferson High School baseball team was letting the possibility of being ... More