- Mr. Daugherty was the DSUSD Middle School Teacher of the year in 2012?
- The TJMS concert band and jaguar band won gold medals at Forum Music since 2011?
- The broadcast team won an award at the Palm Springs Short Film Festival in 2012?
- The TJMS concert band was the only middle school in DSUSD to rate an unanimous superior at the Indio HS SCSBOA band festival in 2013?
- The TJMS concert band was rated an unanimous superior (the best rating possible) at the SCSBOA festival in 2013, 2014, and 2016?
- Students from TJMS won 1st place at the Riverside County Science Fair in 2015?
- The AVID program earned the AVID schoolwide Site of Distinction certificate in 2016?
ASB- Meetings are held on Mondays at lunch in Room 603
Club Live- Every other Tuesday of each month during lunch in Room 603
Chess- Tuesdays. See Mr. Bonnet for details
Environmental Club- Meets on Fridays at lunch with Ms. Burrows in 608
Good News Club (Christian Club)- See Ms. Lennings for details.
PRISM GSA- (Gay Straight Alliance) "Promoting Respect Individuality and Support in Middle School" Meets in Room 603 every other Tuesday each month at lunch. See Ms. Bossi for details. (this is an acceptance and anti-bullying group)
STEM Club - Every Thursday with Ms. Mix
Robotics Club - See Mr. Lopez for details.
Wrestling- See Mr. Trevino for details.