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Start of School Questions

Just a short note to answer some Frequently Asked Questions:

School starting time:  7:45 a.m. (Playground supervision is available at 7:30 a.m.)

School ending time: 2:45 p.m.

New Students: All students who are new to Thorp except for kindergartners  will line up outside on the East (Grades: K-5) play lot, or on the West (Grades 6-8) play lot. Be on the lookout for faculty holding “NEW STUDENTS” signs if you have questions. Kindergarten students will be seated in the auditorium with their parents.

First day of school:  September 4, 2012 – full day – please send lunch money for the week or have your child bring their own bag lunch. Kindergartners may also want to bring a snack, but please ask your child’s teacher at orientation on August 30th for appropriate snack choices.

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LSC Meetings and Agendas

O.A. Thorp Scholastic Academy's LSC Information Albino Robles - T  Jennifer Alper - T Debbie Dean - N Jerry Chaet - C Jason Quaglia - C Tim Decker - P Tammy Woods - P Timothy Alexander - P Monica Dunleavy - P (Chair) George…

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Longer School Day

Dear Parents, As you may have heard, CPS and the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU)  have reached an agreement regarding the length of the school day. This means that we can officially announce that school will start at 7:45AM and end…

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Kindergarten Orientation

Parents, Our kindergarten orientation will occur on August 30th at 9:00AM. Please meet in the auditorium and bring all of your child's school supplies. We can't wait to meet our new Thorp Kindergarteners!

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Tech Stuff

These are the programs that will be installed on all classroom machines under the techco local account. Google Chrome (For All Users) TightVNC StudentInsight (Use this one for lab computers and laptops) Classroom Inventory Form

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Event Calendars

Links to Thorp's Calendars:  General Thorp School Calendar Thorp Sports Calendar Also, learn how to link the Thorp calendars to your own Gmail Calendar, Outlook Calendar, and Mac/Iphone/Ipad Calendar. General Calendar with Sports (All Events) Feed:

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