Yearbooks available for Online Purchase: Order Today!
The 2015-16 TJMS Yearbook is now available for purchase online. Yearbook prices will vary depending on the cover option (soft or hard cover) that you select. Pricing information is available on the Lifetouch Yearbook website and sales flyers are also being sent home with students.
Purchase and reserve a copy today for your TJMS Scholar! Ordering a yearbook makes a great holiday or special occasion gift! Pre-ordered Yearbooks will be handed out near the end of May, 2016. There is no guarantee of extra copies and/or the price of extrayearbooks, so please order today and lock-in the best rate available!
Winter Music Concert: December 8th, 7:00pm
Please be advised that the TJMS Music Department will be hosting their annual "Winter Music Concert" on Tuesday, December 8th starting promptly at 7:00pm. The Winter Concert will feature the TJMS Band, Chorus, and Orchestra Departments.
The concert is free to attend. Please come out and join us for a fun family evening and support our scholars who work very hard throughout the year to put on a great show!
TJMS STEM Team earns multiple awards at Final Frontiers Competition
congratulate members of the STEM Team who competed at Eleanor Roosevelt High School on November 21st. In total, the STEM Team earned Eight-1st Place Awards, Four-2nd Place Awards, and Two-3rd Place Awards.
ELO After-School Program Information Please visit the ELO website for information on the after-school student program and how to register. The program operates twice a week after-school if your child is selected. Click here for more information on the ELO program!
Time to reapply for Free & Reduced Lunches
Attention Parents: You must submit a new form each school year in order to qualify for the free and reduced lunch program offered in PGCPS. More information is provided on the following website. To apply, simply click here!
Register for Delay/Cancellation Information
Please click on the following link to
view the PGCPS weather information website where you can find up to date
information on delays, cancellations, and sign-up for alerts when
announcements are made. Click here for more information
"Back To School Night" A Great Success!
Thank you to everyone who was able to attend our Back to School Night! We had a great turnout and look forward to working with all of our students' families and community members to make this a great year at Thomas Johnson Middle School, Home of the Jaguars! Here are a few "selfie pictures" that were taken with our middle school principal, Mr. McBride.
Uniform Dress Code & Student Supply List for 2015-16 School Year
& Students, please take a moment to read the following Uniform
Dress Code & Student Supply list for the upcoming school year.
supplies may be requested by your child's teacher, but the
provided file is a list of required items that all students will need.
Student Athletic Packet for All Athletes!
Parents: Any student wishing to participate in an athletic sport for TJMS this school year is required to submit records of receiving a doctor's physical prior to participation that is dated within the past 12 months. Questions about physicals may be directed to our schools athletic director, Mr. Alston, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PARCC Testing Tips for Parents & Students
Please take a few minutes to review a list of suggested ideas (bilingual) that will help your child in the classroom on the upcoming PARCC test which is replacing the former MSA test. This test will be administered entirely on the computer. Please read the provided tips and feel free to contact your child's grade level guidance counselor if you have any further questions/concerns. Thank you!
Additional information on the PARCC testing can be found on the following websites that have been created by Maryland's Department of Education:
Student & Teacher Success Everyday at TJMS!
We are off to a great year here at the Home of the Jaguars! Please take a minute to view two videos created that capture a snapshot of the many amazing educational experiences and events that are happening here everyday in the classrooms of TJMS.
We produce quality scholars yearly!
Every Scholar • Every Class • Every Day
Higher Order Learning Leads to Achievement