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Thursday, December 10, 2009

TJHSST Named Top High School by U.S. News and World Report

Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST), a Fairfax County public school, has been named the top high school in the U.S. for the third consecutive year by U.S. News and World Report. In all, seven Fairfax County high schools were cited by the magazine.

Langley High School was included on the gold medal list (the top 100 schools) at number 47. Winning distinction as silver medal recipients were Madison High School and Marshall High School; Marshall was also recognized as a top International Baccalaureate (IB) school.

Honorable mention recipients include Lake Braddock Secondary School, McLean High School, and Woodson High School. 

For complete information on U.S. News and World Report top high schools report, visit


Note: For more information, contact the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) Department of Communications and Community Outreach at 571-423-1200.