Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST) Admissions

The admissions process to Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology

Thank you for your interest in Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST).  Making the decision to pursue admission to a selective secondary high school is not an easy one to make and we want you to know the Admissions Office is here to support you.  Our goal is to ensure that all students and families are provided the same level of information in order to successfully navigate the process.  We believe the best way to begin this journey is through open communication between our prospective students and their parents.  We look forward to assisting you and exposing you to all TJHSST offers to students interested in STEM.

The process of selecting a high school can be challenging and exciting. We encourage you to contact our office if you have any questions or concerns. 

TJHSST Admissions 


TJHSST Admissions: Contact Us

Admissions Office (general inquiries):

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Admissions Office FAX:


The TJHSST Admissions Office is located at the FCPS Gatehouse Administrative Center:
8115 Gatehouse Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042

2018 TJHSST Admissions - Application Presentations

The TJHSST Admissions Office will be providing a number of application presentations. Please look for a session near you to learn more information about the Freshman Application process. Presentations last approximately one hour with time for questions.