8th Period - 2017-2018
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology maintains an eight period schedule with academic classes meeting in periods 1 through 7 and activities meeting in period 8. 8th period meets on Red days for two, 40 minute blocks each day. This time enables students to explore a wide variety of interests, including special interest clubs, athletics, performing arts, and the humanities, or to get extra help from teachers. Currently, TJ offers over 220 clubs, activities and varsity sports. Here is a sample of Clubs and Activities at TJ (subject to change).
Attendance at activities during 8th period is required and is monitored through the 8th Period Office, under the supervision of the Director of Student Activities.
For information on how to start a club or activity at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, click 'Club Forms'. Applications for a new club must be submitted to the 8th period office before the end of the 1st quarter.
Joan Burch - 8th Period Coordinator
Marie Lauducci - 8th Period Assistant