Author: Patty McIlvaine

Since 2016, creative writing students at TA have had the unique opportunity to work with Vermont’s reigning poetry slam champion, author, poet, and performer Geof Hewitt. This year, Hewitt joined Mr. Mann’s Creative Writing and Emily Silver’s Composition for College and Career courses as an artist-in-residence. Over the course of the...

Tonight (December 8) at 6:30 p.m., Thetford Academy's talented student musicians will take the stage to present TA's annual winter concert. The concert will feature performances by instrumental music classes, choral music class, and the Stage Band ensemble. TA's instrumental students, led by instrumental music teacher Whit Van Meter, will...

Malcolm Silver-Van Meter will be hosting a fundraiser at TA for his Heartbreak on Murray Hill project in December. Malcolm Silver Van Meter ‘18 shot parts of Agincourt (his last film as a high school student and submission piece for admission to NYU’s film school) in Thetford Academy’s Martha Jane Rich...



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