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School leader:  Dr. Evan Glazer
6560 Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312

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(703) 750-8300
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  • Dress policy
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  • Coed / Single gender
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Mathematics, Technology
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Orchestra, Band...
  • World languages
    French, German, Japanese, Latin, Russian, Spanish
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62 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 21, 2016
High Stress, pressure environment. Kids self teach college level curriculum while teachers are NOT qualified to teach at that level. 70% Asian - study study, and more studying. Everything is the child's fault if you have a problem - not... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 01, 2015
TJ is a great school if your kid is a certain type. No, I don't mean an off-the-charts math whiz, though that helps. Or the kind of kid who would get a swirly from the school bully. TJ kids have inner drive. If they don't know something, they... more

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Submitted by a student · July 29, 2014
This school is not for everyone, but those who go here love it. It's mostly what you make of it really, but with the plethora of sports and 8th period clubs it's not hard to find something you enjoy. Get involved in clubs. I tried two new... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 10, 2013
Sent email to Student counselor and did not get response for over two weeks.. Automated email says there are hundreds of pending requests for schedule change and counselor has no clue which student is attending what class (AB or BC Calculus) ... more

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Thomas Jefferson High for Science and Technology
6560 Braddock Rd, Alexandria, VA  22312
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 62 reviews. (703) 750-8300
Last modified Thomas Jefferson High for Science and Technology is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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