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Come join us for dinner! The Thetford Academy Parents Association will again host a dinner to fund TAPA and Student Activities at TA in conjunction with TA’s Fall Play (donations gladly accepted). This year the dinner will be held on Opening Night, Thursday, Nov. 16, at 5:30 p.m. in the TA Café. TA’s Fall Play is “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged” by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield. The play begins at 7 p.m., so there will be ample time for delicious food and conversation with your fellow patrons! If you can donate supplies or help set up, clean up, or...


Thetford Academy will perform The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [abridged] by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield. London’s longest running comedy is a hilarious, fast-paced romp through all of the Bard’s 37 comedies, tragedies, and histories, all in about 87 minutes! With a hip-hop Othello, Titus Andronicus as a cooking show, lots of pop culture references, and even some audience interaction, there is something for everyone in the production.  The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [abridged] will be presented by Thetford Academy’s Fall Play class at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, Nov. 16, 17, and 18, in the Martha Jane Rich...


Week of Nov. 13 Wednesday, Nov. 15: College Money 101 Workshop, 6 - 8 p.m., TA Café Thursday, Nov. 16: Winooski Music Festival, Winooski, VT  TAPA Dinner-Theater, 5:30 p.m., TA Café   Fall Play, “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged,” 7 p.m., Martha Jane Rich Theater Friday, Nov. 17: Winooski Music Festival, Winooski, VT  Fall Play, “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged,” 7 p.m., Martha Jane Rich Theater Saturday, Nov. 18: Thetford Academy Alumni Association Holiday Craft Bazaar, 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Vaughan Alumni Gymnasium Thetford Outdoor Program (TOP) Mt. Cardigan Hike, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Fall Play, “The...


The Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACTC) is proud to announce that Aaron Holmgren from Thetford Academy has been named the Student of the Month in Industrial Mechanics and Welding at the HACTC. Students of the month were chosen this month based on the theme of Respect, as it is the first word in our school's Mission Statement. Congratulations, Aaron. Great job!...


It is time for the Annual Wreath Fundraiser to support the 7th Grade spring trip to Washington, D.C.! The wreaths will be provided by Nichols Farm in Lyme, NH. Once again, they have been very generous with their efforts to help us with fundraising and their wreaths are beautiful: 22-24 inches in diameter Handmade, double-sided fresh balsam Plain wreaths or decorated wreaths (cones and berries), with a burgundy or red bowPlain wreaths= $14   Decorated wreaths= $19.50 If you are interested in a wreath, please email Sarah Holzer. Checks should be made payable to Thetford Academy with "Class of 2023 Wash. Trip" in the...


Congratulations to the Varsity Girls Soccer team on their 3-1 victory over Green Mountain last Saturday, Nov. 4, to bring home the 2017 Division III State Title, the first for the girls soccer program in 23 years! The Panthers took control early on, with a goal from senior Brooke Horniak, assisted by Ellen Veracka, less than 2 minutes into the match. The scored remained 1-0 through the rest of the first half, despite strong pressure on the Green Mountain defense by TA, including a couple attempts that missed by only inches. Sophomore Lily MacVeagh scored twice in the second half, both goals...

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