Jefferson Spotlight: Awards and Honors


May 2017

Jefferson Track Team took 3rd place in the Countywide Track Meet

A job well done by the Jefferson Swim Team for securing 3rd Place in the 2017 Countywide Swim Meet.

Congrats to Talia Roman on being being recognized by Senator Mark Warner for receiving the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Silver Medal for her painting “Autumn.”

Jefferson student Amelia Sahm received 1st place in the countywide APS Martin Luther King Jr. Literary and Visual Arts Contest for her untitled poem, which can be read here:


NOVA Regional Science and Engineering Fair

Biomed and Health Sciences – Rachel Herrity/3rd Place

Chemistry – Fiona Williams/1st Place, Ju Lin/2nd Place, Katheryn Lanman/Honorable Mention, Rosemary Hill/Honorable Mention, and Olivia Fried/Honorable Mention, Lily Meng/Honorable Mention.

Engineering – Jenin Maly/3rd Place, Gregor Deininger/Honorable Mention

Physics – Luke Underwood/2nd Place, John Riris/3rd Place

Plant Sciences – Anuj Khemka/1st Place, Bamlak Sebil/2nd Place

Earth and Environmental Science – Marissa McDonnell/2nd Place, Soren Timura/2nd Place, Megan Risacher/3rd Place

Behavioral and Social Science – Laura Rapazzo/Honorable Mention, Kimberly Peche/Honorable Mention