Welcome to the official website for the TJHSST Invitational Science Fair,
hosted by TJHSST’s Mythvestigations Club.

Go to our About page for information about the ISF, or browse our site using the navigation bar. The 2020 Invitational Science Fair will be held at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology on Saturday, March 21st, 2020.

Sign up for our email list here! You’ll be the first to know when we open registration, and will receive the latest news as well.

Additional Interest / Brainstorming Session on December 6, 2019

We will be holding an additional interest / brainstorming session for students to learn about the science fair and experimental design basics. The link to the signup form for the session can be found here. While optional, the session covers helpful information about the science fair process. We will send out further information through email as the date approaches.

  • Location: Room 65, TJHSST
  • Time: December 6, 2019 from 6 to 7 PM

Questions should be sent to tjhsstsciencefair@gmail.com.

ISF 2019 Photos

Here’s a gallery of a selection of photos from the 2019 Invitational Science Fair.

Notice: TJ ISF Statistics Session cancelled

Due to the winter weather today, the statistics session rescheduled to tonight has been cancelled. You can find the materials from the session here: Statistics Night Slideshow 2019

We have a few reminders for you as well:

  • Don’t forget that your written summaries are due by email next Thursday, February 28. You can find additional information on the “About” page and in this Prezi: http://prezi.com/xotldu9vl2rp/
  • If your project involves human participants, please have your participants fill out the Informed Consent Form by getting their signatures to show that they consented to participating in your project.
  • The Invitational Science Fair will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2019, in the cafeteria at TJHSST starting at 9:30 AM (no earlier!). Park and enter through Door 1 (dome, front entrance). From 9:30 to 10:00 AM, students will set up their projects in the cafeteria. The fair will end at noon.

Let us know if you have any questions!

Statistics Session and Written Summary Reminder

We hope your projects are going well! Just a reminder to all participants that our statistics session will be held next Wednesday, February 20. The statistics session will cover basic statistical tests and info that you’ll need for your project.

Additionally, don’t forget that written summaries must be submitted by Thursday, February 28. We’re looking forward to seeing your projects at the science fair!

Thanks for attending!

Thanks to everyone who attended our brainstorming/interest session last Friday! We really had a blast, and hope you guys were able to make a good start on your projects.

Don’t forget to sign up for the science fair proper at http://bit.ly/isf2019 if you haven’t done so already. (This is a separate form from the registration for the brainstorming session.) For this form, you’ll need to fill in the information on the project itself.

Here’s what we presented last Thursday for those who couldn’t attend or would like to see it again.

ISF 2018 Photos

Thanks to everyone who came out to the science fair last Saturday!

Here’s a gallery of a selection of photos from the 2018 Invitational Science Fair.