ART Student SmartTrip Cards for Sale Wed (9/18) @ Lunch

Reloadable Student Rate ART SmartTrip cards will be available to all students during lunch on Wednesday, Sept. 18th.  These cards allow students to ride ART Buses for half the adult rate (Students pay $1.00 per ride)  Also, this allows for cheaper Metrorail to ART Bus Transfers.  Send your student to school on Wednesday with $2.00 […]

Back to School Night (Thursday) Food Trucks!

Join us for dinner on Back to School night!  We have Margaret’s Soul Food, Pa’Tacos El Papi, Q2 Taste of the Pacific, Tamo Smoothies, and a Soft-Serve Ice Cream truck starting at 5:30 PM in the front driveway.  Come mingle with other parents and Jefferson staff before the evening begins.  Bring your students for dinner!

A Message for 8th Grade Students and Parents

Are you interested in having your child attend the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology? If so please come to the TJHSST info night that will be held in the TJMS library on September 24th at 6:00 PM. Representatives from TJHSST admissions will be here to guide you through the forthcoming application process […]

2019 – 2020 Sports Participation Information/Schedule

Welcome to your new school! Everyone who comes to Jefferson should try to participate in some sport during their three years.  Don’t limit yourself. The tryouts/game schedule for the upcoming school year can be found HERE To participate in any tryouts or sports at Jefferson (or any other Arlington Middle School) you must have a […]

Hiking Club Trip Postponed One Week!

Due to the three day weekend and staff being out of town, we will be rescheduling the hiking club trip from Saturday, 11/10 to Saturday 11/17 at 9:00 AM.  If your student is interested in going have them grab a permission slip at lunch.  We will be traveling to Jug Bay Wetlands Park.

First Semester Report Cards!

Greetings TJMS parents, Middle school report cards have gone through major changes. Report cards will now be processed through the education center and mailed home to parents. The new report cards are smaller and the grades/comments reported only reflect the current marking period (the middle school report card is now formatted just like the high […]

Free After-School Programs: Soccer Clinic Mondays and MMA on Wednesdays

Beginning after school on Monday, 10/22 the Arlington Soccer Association will begin its weekly after-school soccer clinics at Jefferson. Meeting on Mondays, these clinics for boys and girls focus on ball control and skills. Also, there is an academic component that requires students to maintain a certain grade status to stay involved. This program is […]

Freshman Football Info for 7th Graders (2018-2019 8th Grade)

8th graders are allowed to and encouraged to participate in Freshman football and other sports at their home district high school.  If you are in the Wakefield attendance zone you would play for Wakefield, if you are in the W-L attendance zone you play for W-L.  Even if you plan on transferring to another high […]

TJMS Attendance Policy

Please review our attendance policies regarding school arrivals and tardies! 

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