Announcements and Important Events
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology maintains an eight (8) period schedule with every class meeting on Monday and block scheduling the rest of the week. Most weeks, 8th Period meets on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Although 8th Period is a required part of the school day, there are no formal academic classes offered. Instead, this embedded time allows students the opportunity for academic assistance, explore a new interest through a club or socialize with friends in a supervised activity.
Attendance during 8th period is monitored through the 8th Period Office, under the supervision of the Director of Student Activities.
Currently, Thomas Jefferson High School offers over 180 clubs and activities and 25 varsity sports. For a complete listing of the clubs and activities offered, click 'Other Links'. For information on how to start a club or activity at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, click 'Starting a Club'.