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Week of Jan. 22 Wednesday, Jan. 24: Admissions Shadow Day Thursday, Jan. 25: Junior College Night for Students and Parents Looking Ahead: Week of Jan. 29 Monday, Jan. 29: Late-Arrival-Schedule, School begins at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31: Admissions Shadow Day Friday, Feb. 2: 75th Annual Founders' Day Celebration Friday, Feb. 2: Founders Night, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. All student welcome. Athletics Monday, Jan. 22: JV/varsity boys basketball vs. Oxbow, 5:30/7 p.m. MS girls/boys basketball at Blue Mountain, 5/6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23: Ski Team at Suicide Six, 1 p.m. JV/varsity girls basketball at Oxbow, 5:30/7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24: JV/varsity boys...


Wilderness Camp at Raven’s Wood Outdoor School for Renegades, Thetford Ctr., VT,  Feb. 19-23, 2018, and Feb. 26-March 2, 2018; also, April 16-20, 2018 Join us for outdoor adventures, art, and hiking at Raven’s Wood! Make your own wooden utensils, snowshoe, build quinzhee and debris shelters, whittle, track animals, cook over an open fire, play games in the snow, and warm up in our outdoor research tent this Feb. and April during your school vacations.  8 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily, grades K-8, $250/wk, $200 for a second or third child in the same family. (We join forces with Bold Paths and Bonna...


TA Class Year shirts are available to purchase for three (3) days only! The store will close at midnight on Sunday, Jan. 21, to ensure that the shirts will arrive by Founders' Day! The baseball style shirts are available for alumni and all current classes at TA! Order yours today! Click here to order. *There must be a minimum of 12 of each class for the order to be filled*...


Week of Jan. 15 Monday, Jan. 15: Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no school) Tuesday, Jan. 16: Classes resume; first day of second semester Friday, Jan. 19: First Semester Grade Reports Go Home with Students Friday, Jan. 19: Dance by sophomore class for grades 7-12, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Looking Ahead: Week of Jan. 22 Wednesday, Jan. 24: Admissions Shadow Day Thursday, Jan. 25: Junior College Night for Students and Parents, 6:30 p.m., MJR Theater Athletics: For athletics practices and games/meets, please see the TA Athletics Calendar or consult the TA App. ...


Sophomore Tim Gray has recently completed a map of all the trails around Thetford Academy for the Thetford Outdoor Program, as a special project for TA's new, half-day Environmental Studies and Outdoor Education course. To complete the project, Tim spent many hours in the woods behind Thetford Academy mapping out the many trails in TA's woodlands and neighboring Thetford Hill State Park, which the school manages. He located and walked every trail, while using his GPS to record the precise coordinates of each one. After that, he labeled them and tracked them on an online map. Feel free to take a look...

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