Thomas Jefferson’s principal, Andrew Vincent, was named the 2018 high school Principal of the Year for Jefferson Parish. Read the official release on the JPPSS website.
Thomas Jefferson’s CLEP program was recently featured on NOLA.com. The CLEP, or College Level Exam Program, allows students to take test to receive college credit for their courses. Through the school’s partnership with Modern States, these CLEP test are available to TJ students at no cost. Read the article: Freshman Year of College Free? Thomas Jefferson […]
Students and parents should be aware of the new Jefferson Parish Public School System policy for calculating final grades for the semester. Grades of each quarter are converted to a 4.0 scale and averaged. The exam grade is also converted to a 4.0 scale. The quarter average is 75% of the final grade. The exam […]
Due to the threat of severe whether, Saturday’s football game against KIPP at West Jefferson High School has been moved from 8PM to 11AM. The tailgate is to be rescheduled for a later date.
Jaguar fans have a new, convenient way to purchase tickets to football games. Through Thomas Jefferson’s State Champs Page, fans can purchase tickets for individual games. The tickets are delivered and redeemed through the State Champs app. Just purchases online, show the ticket on your phone, and enjoy Jaguar football.
School will end at 12:10 on Wednesday, September 27th for staff development. Buses will run as normal, but students using other transportation will need to make plans to leave campus at 12:10. The schedule for the day is as follows: HR – 7:20-7:30 1 – 7:30-8:30 2 – 8:30-9:30 3 – 9:30-10:30 4 – 10:30-11:30 […]
TJ Wrestlers practice Mondays-Fridays after school until 5:30 pm in the cafeteria or at John Ehret. Practice begins October 2nd and matches begin November 1st with the State Wrestling Tournament February 16th & 17th . Dual meets (TJ vs. another team) are usually on Wednesday nights and tournaments are on Saturdays (from morning to evening) […]
The Lady Jaguars Volleyball team has a winning record of six and two. The Jaguars won their first game of the season against Haynes Academy. The score of the first set was 18 and 25, but the volleyball team regained their confidence and defeated Haynes with a score of 25 to 20, 28 to 26, […]
Representatives from colleges and universities will be visiting Thomas Jefferson over the coming weeks. Seniors interested in attending presentations need to sign up in the office. Dates for upcoming visits are as follows: 9/18 – Williams University, Emerson University 9/19 – McNally Smith College of Music 9/20 – Navy 9/21 – Vanderbilt 9/27 – Xavier
The Jaguars(1-1) are looking to bounce back this week, as they travel to face the Lusher Lions(1-1). Both teams suffered tough losses last week, and look to regroup against more even opponents. This week’s mathup features two week one Player of the Week Finalists–Thomas Jefferson’s Darnevin Camille and Lusher’s Ari Broussard. Senior Quaterback Arlen Williams […]