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Creating Connections

Each day Thorp Students use the skills of Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Creativity, and Caring to create purposeful connections in learning! As a K-8 school specializing in educating the whole student, we focus on creating meaningful, memorable moments in learning through innovative teaching and learning. For more information click the video link below.

School News

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Virtual Q&A

Please join us for a virtual Q&A for parents who may be considering Thorp as their school for the 23-24 school year.
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FoT News

The latest news from Friends of Thorp

Student Council Elections

Students in grades 3-8, our Student Council elections will be held on Friday, September 30th. If you are interested in running for Classroom Representative please fill out the form.
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Welcome to Our New Website!

Thank you for visiting our new website! Please check back often as updates are made, and click on article headlines to view full stories where applicable.
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Our Vision

O. A. Thorp Scholastic Academy envisions all students educated to their full potential. Literacy, mathematics, the sciences, and the arts are at the core of our instruction. Through our teaching, Thorp students will acquire the skills and values necessary to take an active role in learning how to think critically and creative, communicate effectively, collaborate equitably, and care for the community to which they belong.

OA Thorp School Calendar

Culver's Dine Out Event

Time: 5 PM – 8 PM
Location: Culver's, 4939 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60641, USA

Coffee with Mr. Toledo ☕️

Time: 8 AM – 8:30 AM
Location: Ole A. Thorp Elementary Scholastic Academy, 6024 W Warwick Ave, Chicago, IL 60634, USA
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About Us

Welcome to our school! We believe that parent participation is key to student success; our new website is designed to provide parents with all the information they need to be active participants in their student’s education. You will find that the site works just as well on mobile devices as it does on a desktop so you can find information on the go.