TJ Academic Teams take 1st and 2nd!

Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy’s high school and middle school academic teams both competed in the regional competition of the North Carolina Scholastic Association’s ​’​Twelve ​C​ompetition​’​ this past Saturday at Myers Park High School​ in Charlotte​. The high school team placed first in the region, and the middle school team placed second. ​ ​Both teams will advance to the state competition, which will take place on December 9th.

Middle school team members included Emma Buckner, Jennie Conner, Leila Gagon, Maryayna Maxwell, Maylan Maxwell, Tucker McIntyre, Dominik​ ​Mystkowski, Andrew Oliphant, Katrina Shauf, Camden Sloan, Jake Willis, and Matilda Ziegler.

High school team members include Carter Plaster, Jordan McIntyre, John Kim, Pierce Robinson, Turner White, Cole Powell, Jonathan Shauf, Adas Mystkowski, Laurie Griffith, Jesse Conner, Andrew Deaton, and Emma Carter.​ (pictured below with the first place trophy)​

HS Academic Team 11 18 17 Win