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The yearbook committee encourages every family to purchase a yearbook so that memories of these two years at Thoreau will be preserved forever. Purchases can be made at www.yearbookforever.com or www.myschoolbucks.com. Contact Ms. BenZion, Thoreau yearbook sponsor, with questions at email@example.com.
THOREAU SPELLING BEE
The PTA invites all students to jump in and be a part of the first-ever Thoreau Spelling Bee! Improve vocabulary, build verbal confidence and join a new school tradition!Wednesday, FEBRUARY 21
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Eagle Hall, Thoreau MS
Spelling Bee Registration is open January 9 – February 16. Students must be registered in order to participate. To help Thoreau go green, please register your student through SignUp Genius HERE. Paper registration forms are also available in the Front Office. Word Study lists, rules and a program FAQ will be provided by email with confirmation of your student’s Bee registration.
The Champion of the Thoreau Spelling Bee will next compete with other regional school champions on March 18 in the Fairfax County Spelling Bee.
QUESTIONS? Please contact Eliza Morss. The Thoreau MS Spelling Bee is sponsored by your PTA and is part of the Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program.
The THOREAU AUCTION will be held on Friday, April 20th in the Flame Room at the Vienna Volunteer Fire Department. We need HELP with PLANNING, DECORATIONS, FOOD & DRINK, and soliciting AUCTION ITEMS. We have a list of potential volunteers from earlier in the year but if you are interested or able to help in any way or have some ideas, please contact Beth Eachus at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Workshops for Parents, Educators and Community Members
The FCPS Parent Resource Center offers FREE workshops, training, and conferences on a wide variety of topics throughout the school year!
Attend our research-based, professional workshops to learn the latest information to help your child succeed! Resources and strategies to support all students, including those with learning challenges, special needs, and disabilities.
TMS PTA has established a new program called New Families Ambassador Program. The goal of the program is simple: TMS PTA wants to welcome and support families who are new to Thoreau Middle School. If you have a question about Thoreau, but you are not sure who can answer your question, please email Stephanie Schubring at email@example.com and she can help you to find the answer.