Deadline Approaches for Tenth, Eleventh Grade Applicants At TJHSST

Friday June 1 is the deadline for submitting applications to Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST) for the class of 2015 (tenth grade) and the class of 2014 (eleventh grade).

This is a firm deadline to which no exceptions will be made for any reason. Applications must be received no later than June 1.


Public and private school students who live with a parent or legal guardian in a participating school district (the counties of Fairfax, Arlington, Loudoun, or Prince William or the City of Falls Church) and who meet applicable eligibility requirements may apply to TJHSST.

Applicants to the eleventh grade are only eligible to apply if they have not previously applied to TJHSST. Additional information regarding these requirements can be found here.

Sophomore applications are available at all public high schools of participating school divisions and at the Thomas Jefferson Admissions Office, 8115 Gatehouse Road, Suite 2600, Falls Church. Junior applications were only available from the TJHSST Admissions Office if requested prior to Monday, April 30.

The Admissions Office is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Questions should be directed to the TJHSST Admissions Office at 571-423-3770 or to