- Middle School
The Thornton Academy Middle School Robotics Team placed 4th out of 22 teams at the Southern Maine Robotics Meet. With over 120 middle school students attending this is the largest meet in the state. TAMS brought six robots to the meet and five of them met the Gold Standard for their events, which is a difficult benchmark set by the judges for each event. TAMS placed 2nd in the steeplechase event, third in both the strongest robot and slope climbing events, and 5th in the table clearing event.