Voice Recognition
TJHS Veterans Day celebration
TJ Girls Volleyball team before a match
Students posing with shoes from shoe drive
TJ teachers and staff during Student Grief Awareness Week
TJ Band performs in pre-game
Photo of students wearing masks at orientation
TJ Football Seniors
high school exterior

Thomas Jefferson High School


830 Old Clairton Road, Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
Principal: Pete Murphy
Assistant Principal: Adam Knaresborough
Assistant Principal: Erikka Kuhse


The TJ Times Newspaper

The TJ Times -- Official Newspaper of TJHS -- is Back!  Please see the November 2021 edition here!

Driver's Pass Application 2021-2022

Completed driver's pass application (Driver-Rider Information.pdf) and $30.00 can be submitted to the main office Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm as follows:

Seniors - July 28 - August 5
Juniors - August 6 - August 13

All applications must be submitted no later than August 13 in order to drive the first day of school.

2022 Senior Yearbook Photos and Submission Information

Please see the attached documents below for information on senior photo guidelines, submission dates and instructions. If you have any questions, please email Gwenna Cokley, TJHS Yearbook Advisor, at [email protected].  

Back to School Information

New information is pending regarding the start of the 2021-2022 school year:  

Program of Studies 2021-2022

Please review the Program Of Studies 2021-2022 Final Copy 3_1_21 - Google Docs.pdf  for the 2021-2022 school year prior to selecting your student's class schedule for next year. 

Parent Scheduling Meeting Presentation

Please click here to view the presentation regarding scheduling for next year.

Common Sense Media

This information is currently being updated.


During summer hours, please call 412-655-8610 to schedule an appointment to receive your work permit.  

If a student is in need of a work permit, the parent must print, complete and sign the attached application form where highlighted, then have the student bring the completed application with a document showing proof of age to the reception area of the high school, where the permit then will be issued.


Please click here to view the latest Scholarship opportunties listed on the Counseling Department website.


TJTV is here! If you would like to watch morning announcements live, please click on this link. Announcements take place during pd. 3. Also if you download the Livestream App, you can create an account and follow us for notifications on broadcasting times. 


Upcoming Events


Ed-Tech Committee Meeting

Tue Feb 8 2022

Ed-Tech Committee Meeting

Tue Mar 8 2022

Ed-Tech Committee Meeting

Tue Apr 12 2022

Ed-Tech Committee Meeting

Tue May 10 2022

Ed-Tech Committee Meeting

Tue Jun 14 2022