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Mission Statement

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, in partnership with our families and community, educates and challenges every student to succeed and become a responsible and contributing member of the global community.

Primary Years Programme Authorized

In March of 2012 Thomas Jefferson Elementary School became authorized to implement the Primary Years Program of the International Baccalaureate (IB).


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"Soup"er Bowl Soup Drive 2015 Print E-mail
Thursday, 22 January 2015 08:57
  Who will it be?
 New England Patriots  or Seattle Seahawks
  You decide!!


Monday, Jan. 26 - Thursday, Jan. 29

Bring in soup (canned or boxed) and place it in the box of
the team you want to win the Superbowl!

Thursday, January 29th 

Wear your favorite team jersey!

Sponsored by TJ SCA

Calendar Reminders:
Wednesday, January 28 and February 4 are FULL DAY Wednesdays
Friday, January 30 and Monday, February 2 are Professional Days,
No School for Students,
Daycare is open with pre-registration required


Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015 09:40
Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Nominees, 2015 Print E-mail
Written by TJ Technology Paraprofessional   
Monday, 12 January 2015 09:20


Congratulations to Ms. Cherry, Special Education Teacher. 


Ms. Ritchey,  Fifth Grade Teacher,


and Ms. Green, Second Grade ACE Teacher.

TJ teachers nominated for the Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Award.  

Congratulations, also, to our colleagues

  • at Mt. Daniel:   Ms. Hof, Ms. Lightbourne, and Ms. Green,
  • at Mary Ellen Henderson:  Mr. Kelly
  • at George Mason:  Mr. Laub, Ms. Smith and Ms. Knoke


Last Updated on Monday, 12 January 2015 12:22
Happy New Year Reminders Print E-mail
Monday, 05 January 2015 14:40

Welcome to 2015!

As we return to school in this new calendar year, we would like to remind you of a few important items.

Emergency Information
In the event of wintery weather you can find any information about delays or school closings here at FCCPS Alerts.

Calendar Information
We have a number of full day Wednesdays in January and February due to federal holidays and professional days.  There are two calendars available under the website's {Calendar} menu  in list format and grid format.   The full day schedule is itemized in the list calendar.   A summary for Wednesdays follows:

Full Day Wednesday

Early Dismissal Wednesay

  January 7
  January 14
January 21  
January 28  
February 4  
  February 11
February 18  
  February 25


Recess Reminder
We do try to go outside as much as possible for recess, so remember to send your children to school with warm coats, hats, gloves, and boots.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015 15:25


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About TJ

School Hours

For 2014-2015
8:45 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
8:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
                Wed Only


(703) 248-5660

Automated Line:
(703) 248-5661

(703) 248-5666

(703) 248-5662

Health Room:
(703) 248-5664

Day Care Office:
(703) 248-5670


Robert Palermo

Assistant Principal:
Dr. Michele Harcarik

Assistant Principal:
Courtney Quinlan

Principal's Secretary
& Registrar:
Debra Newman

School Secretary:
Nancy Peacock


601 South Oak Street
Falls Church, VA 22046
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