TMS Music Concerts

      Music News The TMS bands and choruses performed their final concerts of the year last week. The 5th and 6th grades had a concert on June 1st followed by the 7th and 8th grade concert on June 2nd. The students did a tremendous job and many parents commented on how much improvement the ensembles have made since our Winter Concert! The 5th grade band was the first group to perform and several students were featured as a solo. The musical selections showcased their new skills and increased musical independence. The final selection, “Beethoven’s Ninth,” featured the ‘Ode to Joy’ melody and was a student favorite. This piece was 42 measures long and offered many new challenges for our young musicians. You could see the pride on their faces when the song ended, knowing they played such a difficult song. The 6th grade band was not to be outdone and performed with precision and attention to detail. The first selection, “Procession of Heroes,” was a majestic fanfare to honor those that gave their life fighting for our country. The students enjoyed the “Midnight Suite,” which was three short songs played in succession. Our final number was “Rio Bravo” and introduced students to the sounds and rhythms of Latin music. The combined 5th and 6th grade chorus was the last group to perform and featured 48 students singing in two-part harmony. Their passion for music was evident right from the start of their opening selection “Casey Jones.” Our final selection, “Let Music Live,” showcased the talents of three 5th graders and three 6th graders, who sang a beautiful...

TMHS Golf Team

  TMHS golf team finished the season ranked 3rd overall in the state and 3rd overall in ECC tournament behind Killingly and NFA. Tom Kingsbury was a runner up with a score of 74. TMHS golf team will be playing in the state tournament match on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at Fairview Farm. Coach Ryan Ouillette’s Varsity team comprised of Cole Johnson(Senior), David Dalpe Jr(Senior), Alex Belinski(Senior). Tom Kingsbury(Junior), & Jared Belanger(Freshman). Junior Varsity are  Justin Tennant(Senior), Conner Weiss(Sophomore), Rori Johnson(Freshman), Nick Chace(Freshman), & Max Morin(Sophomore)....

National Junior Honor Society Ceremony Induction

The following Thompson Middle School students were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society on Thursday, May 19th, 2016, in the District Auditorium during the NJHS Induction Ceremony New Members:                                                 Current Members: Elizabeth Gates                                                Emily Angelo Lindsey Worster                                              Channing Boss Kaitlyn Lamontagne                                       Caroline Gagnon Gracen VanderSwaagh                                   Robert Gatzke Kaylee Tackson                                               Jack Merrill Lindsey Houghton                                         Mary Monaghan Alexis Elkinson                                              Ashley Morin Avery Zanauskas                                           Jonas Poirier John Steglitz                        ...