Academic Program

Saturday School - TJ Prep

TJ Prep


Spring - Session 1: 01/06/2018 ~ 03/10/2018 (12:30 PM ~ 3:30 PM)  
Registeration: 11/20/2017 ~ 12/30/2017   Closed
March 17th and June 16th are make up days in case of snow or emergencies

Spring - Session 2: 04/07/2018 ~ 06/09/2018 (12:30 PM ~ 3:30 PM)  
Registeration: 02/16/2018 ~ 03/31/2018   Open
June 16th is the make up day in case of snow or emergencies
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7th-8th grade

Thomas Jefferson High School, selected as the number one secondary school by many organizations, selects students that excel in Science and Technology field. To enroll in TJ, a student must go through a rigorous process of admissions, which considers ACT (Aspire portion) and Quant Q, school GPA, and many other aspects. ACT (Aspire portion) and Quant Q test will consist of 28 question/50 minute section of “Quant Q” math, 32 question/65 minute Aspire Reading, and 40 question/60 minute Aspire Science.

TJ Math-Quant Q
This class focuses on 
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Probability Combinatorics
  • Out-of-the Box Algebra
  • Geometry and Optimization
TJ Reading-Aspire
This class focuses on 
  • Key Ideas and Details
  • Craft and Structure
  • Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
TJ Science-Aspire
This class focuses on 
  • Interpretation of Data
  • Scientific Investigation
  • Evaluation of Models
  • Inferences
  • Experimental Design
TJ Writing
Our TJ prep writing class prepares students for any essay topic by analyzing previous topics, teaching the students how to fully express their opinions and providing general grammar lessons.

This class focuses on 
  • Essay writing
  • Grammar
  • Organizing and expressing opinions
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