Information about applying to TJHSST
Who can apply?
- 8th grade students taking Algebra or a more advanced math
- 8th graders interested in math, science, and technology
- 8th graders with a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) 7th and 8th grade
**Important Dates for 2018 - 2019 Winter Round**
- September 3, 2018 – Online applications available.
- September 28, 2018 – APPLICATION DEADLINE at 4:00 p.m.
- November 10, 2018 – Test Day
- November 16, 2018 – Accommodations Test Day
- January 18, 2019 – Applicants receive semifinalist pool notification through online system
- January 25, 2019 – Entry by Applicants of Teacher Recommendation Information Deadline
- February 9, 2019 – Essay/SIS Administration Day
- February 11, 2019 - Deadline for Teacher Recommendations
- February 15, 2019 - Essay/SIS Accommodations Test Day
- February 16, 2019 – Inclement Weather date for Essay/SIS Administration
- February 22, 2019 - Inclement Weather date for Essay/SIS Accommodations Test Day
- April 30, 2019 – Final admissions decisions posted (No later than)
How do I apply?
- On-line at www.TJAdmissions.org – get updates and results immediately!
- Click Freshman Winter Application Process, scroll down and click Apply Online
- Use your school network user name and password
- Math Verification may take a few days, be patient
- No computer at home – easy to do at school, Mrs. Turner will help!
How to prepare for the test:
- Practice basic math WITHOUT a calculator (cannot use a calculator on the TJ Test)
- Alternate test days, Medical or Religious reason, must provide proof
More application info at www.TJAdmissions.org and the TJ website