Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology uses a STEM-focused curriculum that starts with the Freshman Integrated Biology, English, and Technology program and culminates with a technical lab project for seniors. The school boasts 13 specialized research labs, ranging from astrophysics to microelectronics to oceanography. Extracurricular activities at the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology include cultural groups such as the Persian Club, and a variety of athletic teams.
Rankings / Awards
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Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||56%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||2%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in Reading||100%|
|Proficient in Math||100%|
|College Readiness Index||100.0|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
Address: 6560 BRADDOCK RD
ALEXANDRIA, VA 22312
Phone: (703) 750-8300
District: Fairfax County Public Schools