This November marked the start of the freshman Integrated Biology English and Technology (IBET) field trips for the ninth grade yearlong research projects. Now, students have been traveling to areas, such as Mason Neck and Holmes Run, to conduct their research. These in-depth studies range from research... READ MORE »»
Students at Green Springs test water turbidity in a pond for their IBET research project.
At Jefferson, the cars of many families sport the iconic, tongue-in-cheek bumper sticker “We Came for the Sports.” Several of the school’s sports teams have been on the rise, especially since the move to the Capitol Conference. However, Jefferson is also home to successful athletes who play for... READ MORE »»
Senior Richard Li practices Wushu outside of school and has traveled to exotic locations such as Costa Rica to demonstrate his prowess in international competitions.
On Monday, October 27, during eighth period, students gathered in Gym 1 to honor the varsity fall sports team and to watch the exciting volleyball games between the teachers and the students.
The pep rally, hosted by the Student Government Association (SGA), started with the sports teams entering... READ MORE »»
Jefferson's Girls' Cross Country team enters gym for the pep rally.
As students returned to Jefferson from the several tele-learn days in the beginning of October, many found their classes and research labs relocated to the new wing of the building in their absence. Many of the labs in the newly constructed part of the building complete with garage-style doors for transporting... READ MORE »»
During the opening of the front of the building, construction workers also placed sod down to beautify the front entrance area.
Last Friday, October 17, was the annual fall orchestra concert. The concert included performances by both the Symphonic and Philharmonic orchestra groups. Symphonic is considered the more advanced group.
The concert went very well, combining the orchestras to make it even louder. The pieces played... READ MORE »»
Orchestra director Allison Bailey leads the Symphonic and Harmonic orchestras in the fall concert.