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Principal's Weekly Update 05/24/2019


~The PTO is sponsoring a night at the Newport Gulls.   On Monday, June 10, historic Cardines Field will be taken over by the Newport Public Schools.  Students will have the opportunity to compete in on-field games, have a meet and greet with Gulls players and mascots, and enjoy a fun night out to celebrate the end of school.  Gates open at 5:00 pm and First Pitch is at 6:35.  Parking is available at the Visitor's Center for $2.00 with a Gulls game ticket.  Tickets are $4.00 and requests can be sent in directly to our Main Office. Checks should be made payable to Thompson PTO.  The PTO will then deliver the tickets to you.  


~World renowned classical guitarist Diego Campagna visited with our music students and held a Master Class with them.  Campagna, a native of Imperia, Italy, is also a visiting professor at the prestigious Julliard School in New York City.  Photos of this exciting experience are attached.


~The TMS Scheduling Committee will meet on Thursday, May 30 at 4pm in the TMS library.  Please contact Susan Genga at to confirm your attendance.  


~Important dates:

June 19-Grade 8 Promotional Ceremony at Rogers High School beginning at 12:15.  Grade 8 students will be bused from Thompson to Rogers for this event.  Families are encouraged to attend.


June 20 and 21- These are half-days for students.  Dismissal will be at 11:15.  June 21 is the last day for students.



I wish everyone a safe and enjoyable long Memorial Day week-end.  It sounds like the weather is finally going to cooperate!  Thank you for your continuing support of TMS!




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