Alumni

Dec
08

Celebrate TOP’s New Winter Classroom: Dec. 15

The Thetford Outdoor Program (TOP) is excited to announce the opening of our new classroom space in the Thetford Hill State Forest. Students in the Environmental Studies and Outdoor Education class have constructed a platform and will raise a 20-foot yurt on Sunrise Hill, at the highest point of Thetford Hill State Park adjacent to […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . News . Parents . TA Today
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Dec
01

2017 Alumni Basketball Game, One to Remember

Twenty Thetford Academy alumni came back to TA on Saturday, Nov. 25, to play in the 2017 Alumni Basketball Game. Representing classes from 1984 up through 2017, this group of Panthers put on quite the show. The high energy game, officiated by Coach Mark Weigel and Casey Huling ’92, remained close for the full 40 […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . Athletics . TA Today
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Nov
10

2017 Division III Girls Soccer Champions!

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 […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . Athletics . News . Parents . TA Today
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Nov
08

TA Alumni Basketball Event: November 25

TA Alumni, Did you play basketball while you were at TA? Would you put on the Panther uniform again for old times sake? Will you be in Thetford for Thanksgiving? If you said yes to any of these questions, then WE NEED YOU! We will be hosting the 1st annual TA Alumni Basketball event on Saturday, […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . News . TA Today
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Nov
03

Fourth Annual 3v3 Basketball Tournament: Nov. 19

The fourth annual Thetford Academy 3 v 3 Basketball Tournament is on Sunday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. We hope you can join us for another exciting tournament to help kick off the basketball season in the Upper Valley. There will be separate divisions for boys and girls, with brackets for 5th/6th graders, […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . Athletics . Parents . TA Today
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Sep
25

Alumni, what’s up with you?

Alumni, did you know you can share your news with your classmates via TA’s website? Use our easy online form to update TA with your professional or personal accomplishments, your family news, volunteer work, weddings, babies…and more! We will highlight new class notes in our quarterly newsletter and share them on www.thetfordacademy.org. Stay connected and […]

By Patty McIlvaine | Alumni
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Sep
22

27th Annual Woods Trail Run: Oct. 7, 2017

The 27th annual Woods Trail Run is Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. One of Thetford Academy’s largest and finest traditions, the annual Woods Trail Run gathers the best of New England’s junior high and high school runners to race in TA’s beautiful mountain setting. Each year, thousands of students come to Thetford to compete on the […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . News . TA Today
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Sep
12

Homecoming 2017

Our 3rd annual Homecoming weekend was a great success, start to finish. On Friday afternoon, our JV soccer teams took on local rival, Rivendell Academy, each coming away victorious. Friday evening, the Class of 2018 hosted a fun and exciting neon-themed homecoming dance. With the main event on Saturday, our varsity soccer teams hosted Leland […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . Athletics . News . Parents . TA Today
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Jul
18

Alumni Celebrate Milestone Reunions

This summer, several TA classes gathered to celebrate milestone reunions. They’ve all enjoyed seeing familiar faces, reminiscing, and catching up with old friends. Class of 1977- 40th Reunion: About 10 members of the Class of 1977 met in the TA library on June 10 before atttending the TAAA Alumni Day Banquet. Many were excited to […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . TA Today
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Jun
27

Alumni Gather for Summer Event

On June 22, Thetford Academy Alumni gathered on a pleasant Vermont summer afternoon in the beer garden of Jasper Murdocks at the Norwich Inn. With old friends and new faces alike, classes from 1962, 1965, 1967, 1975, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2013 and 2016 were all represented, as well as former faculty, and current TA staff. […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . TA Today
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Jun
16

Alumni Day 2017

Continuing their annual tradition, the Thetford Academy Alumni Association hosted the Alumni Day Banquet on Saturday, June 10, at the Thetford Academy Vaughan Alumni Gymnasium. Earlier in the day the Class of 1977 gathered in the TA library to celebrate their 40th reunion. Click here to see photos from both events.

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . News . TA Today
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May
16

The Shark Tank: A Special Place

Former Thetford Academy English and Drama teacher, Art Sharkey, dropped by Thetford Academy last month to visit with old colleagues, catch up with the latest TA news and events, and share a piece he wrote about the “Shark Tank.” In his retirement, Mr. Sharkey shared that he’s been reflecting on his time at TA, and […]

By Patty McIlvaine | Alumni . Arts
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May
16

Alumni Profile: Q&A with Cynthia Sandall ’06

When Cynthia Sandall ’06 left TA, she went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Vermont, and an MBA from the University of Oregon. While studying in Eugene, she and classmate Ty Manegold came up with the idea to provide fitness opportunities for travelers. ROAM Fitness, launched this year, will […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . TA Today
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Mar
19

Varsity Girls Basketball Brings Home 2017 State Title

Even the closing moments of the Patriots’ Super Bowl LI victory over the Falcons paled in comparison to the thrilling Vermont Division III Championship girls basketball game at the Barre Auditorium on March 18, when Thetford Academy’s #2 seed girls overcame a 15 point deficit in the final six minutes to edge #1 Windsor 53-52. Trailing 47-32 […]

By Bridget Dugan-Sullivan | Alumni . Athletics
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Feb
21

Robotics Team Wins VT/NH State Championship, Will Head to Worlds

Thetford Academy’s robotics team is going to the World Championship again! This year it is our middle school team that made the cut. In fact, ours is the only middle school team that earned a spot to compete at the VT/NH State Championship on Feb. 18, so we earned the one and only one middle […]

By William Bugg | Academics . Alumni . News . TA Today
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Feb
17

Faculty Spotlight: Casey Huling ’92

In the spring of 2001, Casey Huling ’92 was working for the Boston Marathon overseeing its youth running programs—a job he loved—when he got an unexpected phone call from Thetford Academy. It was Barb Sorenson, former TA English teacher, calling to tell him about a new teacher internship program at TA. It would be a […]

By Patty McIlvaine | Alumni . TA Today
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School Events

November 19, 2019
  • Visit Day for Prospective Students
    November 19, 2019

  • Poetry Slam (B block)
    November 19, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

  • Fall Play Matinee (audience 10th-12th grades)
    November 19, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

November 20, 2019
  • Visit Day for Prospective Students
    November 20, 2019

  • School Assembly
    November 20, 2019 @ 11:35 am - 11:55 am
    Gym

November 21, 2019
  • Meet & Greet w/Carrie Brennan
    November 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Converse Free Library, 38 Union St, Lyme, NH 03768, USA

  • Fall Play - Antigone
    November 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

November 22, 2019
  • TAPA Lasagna Dinner Fundraiser
    November 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

  • Fall Play - Antigone
    November 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

November 23, 2019
  • TA Alumni Association Craft Bazaar
    November 23, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
    Thetford Academy, 304 Academy Rd, Thetford, VT 05074, USA

  • Fall Play
    November 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Athletics This Week

Nothing from November 18, 2019 to November 25, 2019.

Lunch

November 18, 2019
  • Chicken fillet sandwich

November 19, 2019
  • Hot dog, beans and cole slaw

November 20, 2019
  • Spaghetti and Texas toast

November 21, 2019
  • Beef stir-fry

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