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It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!Posted 12/01/2021 by Jessica Nesbit

The annual poinsettia fundraiser returns to Thomas Jefferson High School. Poinsettias have long been a Christmas tradition. The festive foliage has been a part of the Science Department’s fundra... More

Hidden FacesPosted 11/29/2021 by Campbell Mahoney

The truth behind attending online school as a freshman.  Every year of middle school is simply about getting prepared for high school. All you want to do is graduate so that you can go on to high sch... More

Safety SupportPosted 11/29/2021 by Caitlin Quinney

A program designed to help members of school communities reports safety concerns. Safe2Tell is an organization that allows students, parents, school staff, and community members to call and anonymousl... More

Representing the UnrepresentedPosted 11/28/2021 by McKenzy Perkins

For centuries, Indigenous women have been neglected and isolated but the struggles that women from Indigenous communities endure should be recognized.   Throughout history, one cannot read an articl... More

A Helping Hand for the HolidaysPosted 11/18/2021 by Campbell Mahoney

The SkillsUSA food drive is helping families find a source of food just in time for the holiday season.  Hunger and the need for food play a massive role in any human being’s life. It drives our mo... More

Unlocking New Possibilities Posted 11/18/2021 by Maria Goergen

An insight on tools and exhibits featured in Meow Wolf Denver Meow Wolf is an entertainment company with a mission statement that they create, “immersive, maximalist environments that encourage audi... More

Dress Code Free!Posted 11/18/2021 by Juanita Hurtado

Students celebrate TJ’s changes to dress code policies. Over the years, the school’s dress code policies have been faced with controversial reactions: arguments appealing to the freedom of express... More

Astroworld Festival Turned DeadlyPosted 11/18/2021 by Kira Kennedy

The world renowned festival, Astroworld, resulted in at least ten deaths. Travis Scott is an American Grammy-nominated rapper and record producer. He is known for his music and his partner, Kylie Jenn... More

Facebook FiascoPosted 11/18/2021 by Nicholas Neuhalfen

Since its origin in 2006, Facebook has ruled the social media sphere, however, this success has not come without controversy and some unintended consequences. It has long been known that Facebook and ... More

Best in the FieldPosted 11/17/2021 by Gracelyn Leonard

The 2021 Boys’ Soccer Team is the third boys’ soccer team at TJ to ever make it to the playoffs. The boys’ team endured challenges throughout their season, but through perseverance they were abl... More