Thomas Jefferson High for Science and Technology

10/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
49
Grades
9-12
Students
1,820
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
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Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Biology I
100%
State avg: 84%
Earth Science
100%
State avg: 84%
Chemistry
100%
State avg: 88%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
71%
State avg: 23%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
100%
State avg: 66%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Asian
60%
White
29%
Two or more races
5%
American Indian/Alaska Native
2%
Hispanic
2%
Black
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
203 :1
State avg: 414 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
3%
State avg: 10%
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49 Reviews
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1 6
Neighborhood
6560 Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312
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