On behalf of the entire faculty and staff of Thoreau Middle School we would like to welcome you to the 2015-2016 school year. All information for the begining of school can be found here on our Back to School Page. This page contains all required forms, supply lists, summer assignments, the bell schedule and other information.
New Student Orientation
On Thursday, September 3rd from 9am until 11:30am, we welcome all 7th graders and any new to Thoreau 8th graders to attend our new student orientation. This is an opportunity for new students to briefly attend all classes and meet their teachers. More information can be obtained by clicking HERE.
On Thursday, September 3rd from 1pm until 6pm, we will be offering our Open House. This is an opportunity for all students to pick-up their schedule, tour the building, see where their classes are located, and practice opening their locker. There is no formal program on this day; however, parents will also have the opportunity to join the PTA, purchase gym uniforms, school supplies, Thoreau "Spirit Wear", add funds to their child's lunch account, drop-off medication with the School Health Aide, and sign up for a FCPS 24-7 Learning (Blackboard) Parent View account. Only parents/students who return the four required forms will be eligible to receive their locker assignment and combination. For more details please click HERE.
Back to School Night
On Thursday, September 24th from 5:30pm unitl 7:30pm Thoreau will be holding its annual Back to School Night. This is a great night for parents to visit Thoreau, walk through their child’s schedule, and meet the teachers.