Attendance Notes

Please click this link to send an attendance note to the office.

Bus Notes

Please click this link if your child will not be riding the bus today. (Please make all change requests before noon to ensure that your child receives the message.)

Student Notes

Please click this link to relay a message to your child during the school day. (i.e. early dismissal, change in pick-up procedure, etc.)


Thorp Scholastic Academy exists because you believe in us. Our parents and students trust that the learning experiences at Thorp will be more innovative, engaging, and relevant in preparing students for a successful future than at other Chicago schools.

Click here to view the latest Eagle News broadcast, the only elementary school news network in Chicago, created by kids and for kids! You can also follow the link to view more info related to Thorp TV. If you do not see the Youtube Video above click here.


Each week Mr. Toledo shares with the Thorp family the latest news and events. Please read and subscribe to our Friday Letter by clicking the picture above. All Friday Letters are linked here.

CPS News & Email

The Thorp After-Care Program is still available for the 2016-17 school year. Click here to learn more and reserve your spot.


Friends of Thorp is an independent, non-profit fundraising organization whose sole mission is to raise money to support O.A. Thorp Scholastic Academy, its students and staff.  Membership consists of all Thorp families and friends committed to supporting the fundraising efforts needed to sustain vital programs at Thorp. There are no membership fees – everyone is a Friend of Thorp! Please click here to visit the FoT Page.


The O.A. Thorp PTA is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and is guided by an approved set of bylaws. We are a community-wide volunteer organization dedicated to the welfare of children and youth in the home, school, and community. Click here to access the Thorp PTA site.


Our goal is to expose as many Thorp students as possible to the wonderful array of Chicago theatre. Through group ticketing and by making contacts with Chicago theatre organizations, we can arrange reasonably priced theatre experiences. Click here to visit the TLT page!

Thorp News

New Logo
New Thorpwear Products On Sale Now!
New Thorpwear Products On Sale Now!

Place your new Thorpwear order here!  Sale ends March 6th (items will be delivered at the end of March).

Yearbook Dedication Page
Yearbook Dedication Page

Yearbook club is accepting personal dedication ads to post in our full color yearbook.  This is a great way to send a personal message to your child, a group of students, team mates or our wonderful staff. We will are…

Taste Of Thorp Tickets Are On Sale
Taste of Thorp Tickets are on Sale

Join us at Biagio for our biggest fundraiser of the school year. This year, we celebrate—and maybe shake our heads a little—at all things 80’s! Get ready for a fun night of “retro” music, delicious local foods, and a silent…

2nd Semester After School Programs
2nd Semester After School Programs

We are pleased to provide the OST ( Out of School Time) After School Program for our Students. These programs will begin February 21st until April 6th from 2:30 until 3:45 p.m. Please select the appropriate grade level program to enroll…

NWEA Math National Attainment

CPS Level Ranking


NWEA Reading National Attainment