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Thetford Elementary School

Thetford, Vermont

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TES Announcements 

Thanks to everyone that came out to support the auction last night! We raised just over $2000 for the library refresh project! 

The Last Day of School is Wednesday, June 17th. We have had three snow days this year.

The First Day of School for 2015/2016 is Wednesday, August 26th.

On Thursday, May 28 at 6 pm, Thetford Elementary School presents Hailstones and Halibut Bones, a musical adaptation of Mary O’Neill’s renowned children’s book of color poems. Come hear Thetford's children sing about different colors and the images, sounds, smells, and feelings that each color describes. TES music teacher Jennifer Yocom will conduct the children and an all-star ensemble that includes Hailstones composer Laurie MacGregor at the piano, Fred Haas on alto and tenor saxophones, Jo Anne Edwards on trumpet and flugelhorn, David Westphalen on trombone and string bass, William Ghezzi on classical guitar, Jennifer Turbes on viola, Heidi Soons on concert harp, Eric von Ammon on drums and percussion, and Thetford’s own Patricia Norton on percussion, Judy Yocom on flute and piccolo, and Ed Eastridge on electric guitar and electric bass. 

Wednesday, June 3rd at 6:00 p.m. is the TES Instumental and Art Show. 

Click below for next year's TES school calendar:

(2015-2016) School Calendar

 Have you seen our TES Hand Washing Video ?


                     A Handy Chart for School Lunch

              Lunch                            $2.75 x 5 =  $13.75

              Breakfast                        $2.00 x 5 =  $10.00

              Snack Milk or juice           $0.45 x 5 =  $02.25

                                                   Weekly     =  $26.00

































PO Box 182/2689 Route 113
Thetford, Vermont 05074
Ph: (802) 785-2426 fax: (802) 785-2645

About TES:

Thetford Elementary School (TES) currently serves 200 children in grades K-6. The staff of 52 includes experienced classroom teachers, as well as paraprofessionals and support staff. The program of studies is focused on a standards-based curriculum and includes place-based science and social-science units.  The town's children continue their secondary education at Thetford Academy (TA), the oldest private secondary school in Vermont.

TES Philosophy

Thetford Elementary School seeks to serve the town of Thetford by developing each child in our care to his/her fullest potential academically, socially, emotionally and physically. It is our purpose to give each child an excellent foundation in the basic academic areas while simultaneously encouraging inquisitiveness, the acceptance of responsibility, an understanding of self, an increasing awareness of the world around us, an appreciation of basic values, and the ability to formulate sound judgments.