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Tickets are on sale now! The TA Players present the Addams Family, a musical comedy on April 6, 7, and 8 at 7 PM and on April 8 and 9 at 2 PM. All tickets are $10 and this show is reserved seating. Visit to buy tickets!
Parents of new, incoming students to Thornton Academy Middle School are invited to a special Open House on April 6, 2017 from 6-8 PM.
Headmaster Rene Menard and Director of Academics Marsha Snyder are pleased to announce English teacher Barbara Barklow as Thornton Academy's 2017 Teacher of the Year.
Olympian Julia Clukey visited Thornton Academy Middle School and awarded TAMS student and Arundel resident, Julian Holmes, with Courage Award.
The dates, times and places of the first spring sports practices have been released.
Sign up today for the TA Youth Football Camp.
TAMS is pleased to announce The Pillars Scholarship, our new Merit Based Scholarship Program for day students entering grade 6. The Merit Based Scholarship Committee will award four $5,000 scholarships to qualified students who demonstrate our Four Pillars: Respect, Responsibility, Compassion, Investment.
College Information Night is Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Harry P. Garland Auditorium.
Join us for an Open House at Thornton Academy Middle School on March 11th!
Thornton Academy Upper School and Middle School will be closed Thursday, February 16, 2017, due to weather.
On Tuesday the boys Swimming and Diving team won the Southwestern South Division championship for the first time since 1999.
February 14, 2017: Morning vocational courses at Biddeford Regional Center For Technology have been cancelled.
School will be closed on Monday, February 13th for both the Middle and Upper Schools at Thornton Academy. All offices will be closed.
Thornton Academy Upper School and Middle School will be closed Thursday, February 9, 2017, due to weather.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017: there is a 2-hour delay for the Middle School and Upper School at Thornton Academy, due to weather.
All after-school activities, practices, meetings, and games at Thornton Academy have been cancelled for today, Tuesday, February 7, due to weather. Rescheduled games can be found on our website at:
Join us for the Lloyd Hunt Lecture Series as Elizabeth De Wolfe, author and professor at the University of New England, discusses narrative nonfiction and recovering the stories of women. This event is free and open to the public, held in Hyde Library from 6:30-8 PM on Thornton Academy's campus Thursday, March 9, 2017.
Calling young birders for the Maine Young Birders Club! Are you a young birder or naturalist (age 11-18) who lives in southern Maine? If so, we want to hear from you! York County Audubon is helping to launch the Maine Young Birders Club (MYBC)—the first of its kind in the state. MYBC will organize bird walks, field trips, presentations, and other fun programs for young nature-enthusiasts.
Thornton Academy's Visual Art Teachers Jodi Thomas, Jennifer Merry, and Dana Altman have artwork featured in the Maine Art Education Association Member Exhibition at the University of Southern Maine, Gorham Campus, January through March, 2017.
Three Thornton Academy international students made their debut as teachers this past week! This experience is helping our TA students to gain leadership skills, as well as value the importance of giving back to a community.
Looking for a change for the 2017-2018 school year? Our Admissions Team is ready to meet with you! Visit to begin your journey.
Thornton Academy
438 Main Street Saco 04072 20854
(207) 282-3361
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