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TJHSST Students Use Coding and Creativity to Communicate with Non-Verbal Elementary Students
January 19, 2022
As the day winds down at Freedom Hill Elementary in Vienna, students across the building are antsy and ready to head home. But in one classroom for students with intellectual disabilities, Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m. is the highlight of the week. It’s the time they get to Zoom with their ‘buddies’ from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology.
United States Space Force Leaders Visit TJHSST
December 16, 2021
On Wednesday, General John W. “Jay” Raymond (TJ Class of ’80), head of the United States Space Force, along with NASA Astronaut Col. Nick Hague, US Space Force visited TJHSST as part of their “Stem to Space” program.
TJ Educational Experiences - IBET Team Works on Phototherapy Project
November 16, 2021
Recently, the Fisher, Iyengar, Klein, Hamblin IBET team joined Engineering Tomorrow’s founder, Dr. William Woodburn, and Program Coordinator Constance Chiplock for a week-long phototherapy project designed to measure the potential benefits of blue light therapy on health.
TJHSST Honors Veterans with Flag Raising Ceremony
November 11, 2021
We were honored to have several of our families and staff who served attend our Veterans Day Flag Raising Ceremony this morning! Thank you to all Veterans for your service!
TJ Educational Experiences - IBET Teams Look at Local Stream Health
November 09, 2021
Four IBET teams recently participated in a project that looked at the health of the local Indian Run stream, which is located about a half mile west of TJ. Click the link to see Dr. Kathy Morrow summary of the project,
Eighth Period Activities Provide TJ Students with Variety of Options
October 22, 2021
One of the things that makes Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology unique is its eighth period program. With students located in four different counties, some living as far as 50 miles from the school, it can be difficult for them to stay after school for activities. So, TJ brings the “afterschool programs” to the school day.
Washington Post Does Story on TJ Football Team
October 19, 2021
The Washington Post recently wrote an article about our Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology football team. The team is 5-2 on the year and coming off a 31-6 Senior Night victory over Paul Public Charter on Oct. 15. TJHSST started 4-0 for the first time since it transitioned to a STEM school in 1985.
What Makes TJ Special?
September 16, 2021
TJ is a special place. Listen to seniors Leon Jia, Dami Awofisayo, and Ryan Lien as they discuss what makes TJ such a unique educational experience.
TJHSST College and Career Center Newsletter
April 15, 2021
Updates from the College and Career Center