Thomas Jefferson High School strives to provide a holistic academic environment in which all students will excel with the guidance of educators, parents, and the community.

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Magnet Bowl 2014

“The Jaguars are great, and I know they won’t lose against the Jackets!”: a great statement by Sydni Austin during the legendary Magnet Bowl. Sydni’s remarks came true as Thomas Jefferson won against Haynes with a score of 23 to 6. Everyone showed up in unison for what the faculty, staff and student body considered […]

Thomas Jefferson Named Among Top US High Schools by the Daily Beast

The Daily Beast has ranked Thomas Jefferson High School for Advanced Studies on its 2014 Top High Schools list.Thomas Jefferson was ranked No. 81 on the annual list. Read more about it here.

Thomas Jefferson Recognized in Two Newsweek Top High School Rankings

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Jamboree 2014

Thomas Jefferson football team enter the field with excitement of the new season.  The game was rocky the entire time, but not too bad for the start of what might become the best season of football yet. Even though the TJ Jags did not win the John Ehret game, they did try their hardest. Many […]


College Fairs 2014

Westbank College Career Fair John Ehret October 6-8pm New Orleans National College Fair Pontchartrain Center September 30 6-8om East Bank Regional College Fair Grace King September 29 6-9pm

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