baby-ads-extendedAP Exam Info:

Advanced Placement exams will take place May 4th – May 15th for TJ students. Many colleges grant credit for passing scores! AP exams are free; however, in order to test you must register with Mrs. Printz at the finance window by March 24th. Students who register but do not show up for testing will be responsible for a $15 fee. Questions? See Ms. Scheib in the counseling office or Mrs. Stines in the career center.

Support TJ Students by Attending the TJ RPM Auction

Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Emerald Downs

Join us for the 11th Annual Thomas Jefferson Raider Parent Movement Auction! Donate your services or items, purchase your tickets online, and help support our TJ community!  RPM works to build partnerships with TJ parents, guardians, relatives, staff members, students, and alumni to advance the well being of the school and community it serves. Raider Parent Movement supports the 4A’s: academics, athletics, activities, and arts!

Questions about School? There’s an App for That!


Parents and students today are busier than ever. Now, Federal Way Public Schools has an app to help you stay up-to-date and involved with school no matter where you are. All you need is a smart phone. Search for “Federal Way Public Schools” on the Apple App Store, and in Google Play. What can you do on the FWPS app? Just for starters, you can check:

  • Calendars
  • Grades, thanks to direct links to ParentVUE, StudentVUE and TeacherVUE
  • Lunch menus
  • Lunch balances (and pay!)
  • Game scores
  • Facebook and Twitter

You’ll get the latest news right in the feed — and flyers too, if you choose to. That’s right, you can customize it to get the information you want most, for just the schools your children attend. Select the calendars you want, and see them combined on your device.

Another way to get emergency notifications: Our new app gives you another way to get notifications you typically get through automated phone calls and email. Once you download the app, these will show up like a text message on your phone, as long as the app is open. You’ll be able to click through to read more. Keep your eyes open for more capabilities on the app in the near future!

Be an Academic Superstar!

Struggling in your classes?  TJ has many supports to ensure your academic success.  Check them out!

Associated Student Body (ASB) financial data is available here.

IB Learner profile in action: learn how to help the IB school community in Methow Valley recover from devastating summer wildfires

IB & MYP information, including Academic Honesty Policy
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TJHS Mission Statement:

Thomas Jefferson High School aims to provide a safe, secure, and diverse environment that encourages students to be active, life-long learners.  We will do this by providing challenging curricular programs that foster inquiring, knowledgeable, internationally-minded, and caring young people who actively strive to create a better world through intercultural understanding and respect.