Admissions Events

Join us for an upcoming on-campus event

  • March 2, 2024 | Thornton Academy Middle School (TAMS) Open House | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Prospective middle school families are invited to join us for our annual Open House. Families will be able to meet administrators and teachers, tour the school building and campus, and talk with Admissions staff about tuition assistance opportunities. No RSVP is required to attend.
  • March 6, 2024 | Academic Expo | 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: The Academic Expo is truly a unique event where prospective & current students can explore our upper school course offerings for 2024-25, meet teachers, and ask questions in a fun, fair-style setting. This once-a-year event is highly-anticipated and will bring our upper school community together to celebrate the diverse curriculum offered at Thornton Academy. No RSVP is needed for this event. Learn more.
  • Monthly Look & Learns: Each month, we invite prospective families to visit Thornton Academy Upper School & Middle School to meet Admissions staff and school administrators, and take a tour led by current students. No RSVP is needed, families are welcome to drop-in between 9:00-10:00 am. Look & Learns will be hosted in the Atrium of our Fine Arts Building, from 9:00-10:00 am on the following dates for 2023-24:
    • March 20
    • April 24
    • May 15

Unable to attend any of these events? 

Schedule a 1:1 Campus Tour

a student uses a microscope
hockey player gets ready to take a shot
dancers in skirts on stage
main building at dusk
teacher and three students share a laugh
Three students in a dorm room
teacher with a laptop in class
winning a sprint in a track meet
studying with a friend in the library
five students at a picnic table outside a dormitory
playing rock paper scissors
Four students after a running race
proud to have climbed a mountain
aerial view of thornton academy's campus
students and a teacher work on a project in the new media center
a student plays the violin during a concert

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Why Thornton Academy

We became a part of the TA family in 6th grade and never looked back. TA offered so many more academic options, strong athletics, and community support that cannot be matched.

L. Marcotte, Parent

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