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International Student Welcome BBQ


On Sunday, Sept. 23, Thetford Academy international students and their host families gathered at the Bugg residence to meet, mingle, and catch up over BBQ and lawn games.

Now in year 8, TA’s International Student Program enrolls up to 10 students annually from around the globe. This year’s 4 international students hail from China and South Korea, and represent the classes of 2019, 2020, and 2022.



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We value initiative, courage and dedication. We take personal responsibility for the goals we set and work hard to achieve them.


We work and learn together. We see teachers as coaches, students as team members, families as partners, and learning as practice and action.


We provide individuals with personalized support and guidance. We care about each other and the larger community.


We respect differences among people. We welcome the contribution of varied perspectives to a rich and flexible school culture.