Master Plan Committee Accepting New Applications

Thompson School District’s Master Plan Committee (MPC) is seeking out new members for its 2017-2020 round of district planning and will be opening applications to the community starting August 7th. The MPC currently consists of eleven voting members from the community-at-large and four voting members from the school district. MPC will be filling openings with…

Dawne Huckaby Named Director of Assessment and Accountability

Thompson School District is pleased to announce that it has named Dawne Huckaby as Director of Assessment and Accountability. She will fill the position that was vacated by Carmen Williams, who has departed the district. In her role, Ms. Huckaby will manage the district’s comprehensive student assessment and accountability system. She will evaluate data and…

TSD Selects Carmen Polka as Interim Principal at Centennial Elementary School

This summer, Thompson School District undertook a search process to locate and hire a new principal for Centennial Elementary.  Although the search committee interviewed many qualified candidates, the process did not ultimately result in the hiring of a principal. After further exploration, TSD has selected Carmen Polka to serve as principal at the school on…

TSD Donates School Bus to Loveland Fire Rescue Authority

Thursday, July 6, 2017 – On June 21, the Thompson School District Board of Education approved the scheduled disposal of several surplus district fleet vehicles.  All of these vehicles have reached the end of their useful life in the service of students and district business and are no longer appropriate to serve the district.  TSD…

TSD Faces Tough Choices and Critical Decisions Ahead

June 22, 2017 – Last evening, the Thompson School District Board of Education passed the official district budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year.  On behalf of the board, I want to extend our sincere thanks to all of the parents, community members and staff who took part in this complex process.  The development of the…

Students Continue to Thrive Here in Thompson

With the books closed on the 2016-2017 school year, it’s a good time to celebrate student success in Thompson School District. One of my goals as a member of the Board of Education is to ensure we provide many paths and opportunities for our students to succeed. A traditional measure of student success is, of…

TSD Names Brandy Grieves as Principal of Turner Middle School

Thompson School District is pleased to announce that it has named Brandy Grieves as the new principal at Turner Middle School in Berthoud, effective July 1.  She will be filling the position vacated by Derrick Martin, who is departing the district. Since 2013, Ms. Grieves has served as the principal at Groveport Madison Middle School…

TSD Provides Exceptional Service and Value to Our Community

If you are a property owner like I am, perhaps you recently opened a letter from the county assessor’s office. Chances are that it contained a notice that the assessed value on your property had increased in the latest assessment process and, as a result, you may see a bump in your taxes beginning in…

TSD Announces 2017 Summer Food Locations

Thompson School District’s Nutrition Services Department has announced its sponsorship of the 2017 Summer Food Service program. The program feeds children (18 months – 18 yrs) free of charge during the summer months. It will begin on Tuesday, May 30, and run through Friday, July 28, excluding the week of July 3 – 7. Days…

TSD Names Kimberly Tymkowych as Principal of Winona Elementary School

Thompson School District is pleased to announce that it has named Kimberly Tymkowych as the new principal at Winona Elementary School in Loveland, effective July 1.  She will be filling the position vacated by Emily MacNiven, who is departing the district. Since July 2013, Mrs. Tymkowych has served within the district as the principal of…

2017 National Teacher Appreciation Week ~ Julie Norton

Thompson School District is proud to celebrate 2017 National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-13. All this week, we are featuring photos and inspirational words submitted by students and families throughout the district. Teacher: Julie Norton Student: Audrey School: Garfield Elementary School Grade: 3 Mrs. Norton is Audrey’s favorite teacher! She is so nice, helpful and…

2017 National Teacher Appreciation Week ~ Jeanne Carmichael

Thompson School District is proud to celebrate 2017 National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-13. All this week, we are featuring photos and inspirational words submitted by students and families throughout the district. Teacher: Jeanne Carmichael Student: Anya School: Berthoud Elementary Grade: 1 We moved to Berthoud in August of last year right before school started….