Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
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Launch of TJREVERB is the Culmination of Seven-Year Project by TJ Space
November 18, 2022
On Tuesday, November 22 at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida, NASA is scheduled to launch the TJ REVERB CubeSat as part of the SpaceX-26 Commercial Resupply Service Mission en route to the International Space Station. The launch is the culmination of seven years of hard work for TJ Space. Led by Robotics lab director Kristen Kucko, many students from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology have had a hand in this historic launch. Read more about it here!
TJ Educational Experience – PC (re)Builder’s Club
November 11, 2022
TJ's PC (re)Builder's Club is an eighth period activity where students can learn how to build computers and repair broken systems. They will then donate those refurbished computers to the local community.
From Water Bottles to Lava Lamps: TJHSST Students Lead Girls from Nearby Elementary School in Science Exploration
May 17, 2022
TJHSST students meet weekly with Weyanoke ES fifth-grade girls to complete hands-on science projects and promote critical thinking skills, while developing friendships along the way
FCPS News and Features
School Board Sends Letter to FCPS Community About Court Ruling Involving Thomas Jefferson High School
In a letter to the FCPS community, the School Board says a recent court ruling "confirms that we are moving in the right direction." The court ruled in favor of the School Board in a case challenging changes to the admissions policy for Thomas Jefferson High School.
Fairfax County School Board Adopts FY 2024 Budget With Focus on Student Achievement
The School Board unanimously voted to adopt Fairfax County Public Schools’ (FCPS) Fiscal Year (FY) 2024 Approved Budget . The budget focuses on closing the achievement gap for all students, and maintaining a world-class public school division by recruiting and retaining outstanding educators.
FCPS This Week - May 24, 2023
In this issue, learn about SEL Activities, Student Testing, and how to share Graduation Photos.