“Family is the first school for young children, and parents are powerful models.”
– Alice Sterling Honig

Welcome Parents!

Welcome to the OA Thorp Parents’ page, where everything you might need to know about Thorp is at your fingertips. Part of what makes Thorp such a strong community is the consistent level of participation of parents and volunteers. There are many ways to get involved at Thorp, such as joining a parent group or a board. Click on the icons below to learn more about four options for volunteering – Friends of Thorp (FOT), the Parent Teacher Association (PTA), the Local School Council (LSC), and Thorp Loves Theatre. Get involved! It’s fun and will ensure Thorp remains a wonderful place for our kids.

Parent Organizations

Friends of Thorp

Parent Teacher Association

Local School Council

Thorp Loves Theatre

Principal Posts

17Jan 19

8th Grade Student Announcements

Welcome Eighth Grade Students and Families! We have so much important information to share!   Important Dates: 8th Grade Pictures:  Friday, February 22nd, 2019 8th Grade Graduation Trip:  Thursday, June…

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11Jan 19

CPS Vision Screening

The CPS Vision Program provides eye exams and glasses (if needed) at NO COST to the student.  If the student does not have insurance, the vision exam and eyeglasses are provided at…

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13Dec 18

After School Institute — Session II

We are pleased to provide the Thorp Institute After School Program for our students. You will receive email confirmation that your child is registered. Session II will run from January…

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26Oct 18

Thorp Saturday Student Success Seminar

The Thorp Saturday Student Success Seminar is for students in third through eighth grade with a "C" or lower grade in Reading, Writing, Science, Math, and/or Social Studies. We will…

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