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Your Donations at Work: New Research Labs

Your Donations at Work: Three New Research Labs Underclass Research Lab Gives Students a “Jump” on Senior Research TJ underclassmen now have a dedicated space on campus where they can conduct independent research. The new building’s Jefferson Underclassmen Multidiscipline Projects

Posted in Newsworthy, November 2014

Drones: Coming to a School Near You

Drones: They’re in the news, in the movies, and now — thanks to an enterprising TJ junior — giving us a drone’s eye look at the renovation in progress.

Posted in Newsworthy, November 2014

TJ Again Ranked Number One

TJ Again Ranked Number One During the first week of school, TJ received the news that it had again been ranked America’s Number One High School, this time by Newsweek. Principal Glazer expressed pride in his message as he informed

Posted in Newsworthy, November 2014

Ribbon Cutting Opens New Wing

Superintendent Garza led the list of local dignitaries on hand for the official opening of TJ’s new Research Lab Wing.

Posted in Newsworthy, November 2014

Alumni Get Involved

Alumni Events Silicon Valley Alumni Brunch A small group of TJ alums living in the San Francisco Bay Area gathered on June 1st at the home of long-time TJ supporter, Anne Antonowicz Toth, TJ ’89 (top photo, back row, second

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Thanking Partnership Fund Volunteers

2013-2014 TJ Partnership Fund Volunteers BOARD OF DIRECTORS Officers: Chairman:  Tom Valery, Parent ’14, ’14 Vice Chair: Jennifer Clifford Simpson, Parent ’15 Secretary:  Pam Cooper, Parent ’13 Treasurer: Nicole Morson, TJ ’07 Committee Chairs: Capital Campaign Chair: Mark Skolnik, Parent

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Campaign for TJ Donor List

Campaign for TJ Donors This cumulative list includes all gifts and pledges to the Campaign for TJ as of June 30, 2014 (2013-2014 supporters of annual programs such as tjSTAR, as well as many donors contributing via workplace giving, are listed

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Why We Support TJ

Why We Support the Campaign for TJ   “Our twins arrived at TJ at different times – one freshman year and one sophomore year. By the second week of sophomore year, nobody would have been able to tell which one

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Students Reach Out Through STEMbassadors & Middle School Tech Institute

TJ Students Reach Out This Summer: STEMbassadors & Middle School Tech Institute (MSTI) Student STEMbassadors Encourage Young Learners Mentoring Young Scholars Students from TJ and South Lakes HS helped this summer’s Dogwood ES Young Scholars (YS) study the ecology and

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Rising Senior Encourages Girls in Computer Science

Pooja Chandrashekar, TJ ’15, Wants More Girls to See How Knowledge of Computers Can Help Them Get Things Done

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy