10 Helpful Tips for the ACT

April 17, 2014 by ·  

The ACT is a very serious test with a big impact on students’ futures. Because of this Kirk Hammond, Suzanne Meyer, Gabrielle Gerlits, Rachel Stutzman, and Jenn Sonheim set aside time every Thursday after school for ACT prep.

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ACTs dream team; Rachel Stutzman, Gabrielle Gerlits, Kirk Hammond, and Suzanne Meyer

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The TJ Community Remembers Spartan Xavier Nolasco-Ramirez

April 15, 2014 by ·  

After returning from Spring Break, the TJ community had to face the news that sophomore Xavier Nolasco-Ramirez had passed away.

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Xavier Nolasco-Ramirez

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Ana the Amazing

April 14, 2014 by ·  

Tennis star and Super spartan gets ready to go off to college.

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Senior Ana Beiser with her all important tennis racket. photo by Jay Wilson

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Out With the Old, In With the New

April 9, 2014 by ·  

TJ classes continue to grow and change in the upcoming school year.

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Jon Poole and the Social Studies Department will offer three new classes next year. photo by Savannah Orth 

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Spring Sports in Full Swing

March 28, 2014 by ·  

Spartans look forward to yet another season of spring sports

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Golf Coach Mark Smith and two varsity golfers (Laine Stewart and Savannah Orth) set out to win a tournament. photo courtesy of the TJ Aristocrat.

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TCAP’s Are Done: Time For Fun

March 24, 2014 by ·  

As we wrap up the week of TCAP testing Thomas Jefferson’s faculty decides to reward the school with a carnival filled with games, dodge ball, beverages and snacks.

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Members of the teachers dodgeball team from left to right, Kyler Jackson, Robert Selb, and Matt Santambrogio.

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Soaring to the Highest Heights

March 14, 2014 by ·  

The TJ drama department gears up for the fantastic musical: In the Heights.

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Cast for the upcoming musical, In the Heights, during rehearsal. photo by Molly O’Neil.

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Master of a Unique Skill

March 10, 2014 by ·  

Matt Santambrogio turns a hobby into a World Championship
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Matt Santambrogio hurling (left). photo courtesy of Matt Santambrogio

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Get Pumped for TCAPs

March 6, 2014 by ·  

 Thomas Jefferson High School prepares for the annual TCAP assessment test, which will be administered to all Spartan freshmen and sophomores on March 11, 12, and 13.

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TJ students are striving to ace the TCAP. photo by Laine Stewart

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A Spartan Alum Returns

March 4, 2014 by ·  

TJ has the honor of hiring Danyelle Charles, a TJ graduate, to the take the lead of the office administrative staff.

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New TJ secretary Danyelle Charles. photo by Savannah Orth

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