Thornton Academy Trojan News

How to: Maximize your study time!

Posted by Katy Nicketakis on Sep 19, 2017 4:04:59 PM

It happens quickly during the school year; one day you're easing your way into the year, laughing through the icebreaker activties and breezing through the review from prior courses, when all of a sudden, you look at your agenda and realize that tomorrow you have two tests and a quiz looming large.  It's usually this time of year when things get serious and students buckle down to lengthier assignments and first exams.  Luckily, we have some tips for you on how to maximize your study time!  

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Topics: academics, thornton academy

Meet the Staff: Director of Guidance, Kelley Hodgman-Burns

Posted by Brittany Brown on Sep 11, 2017 4:00:00 PM

In Kelley Hodgman-Burns' freshly unpacked office, a kinetic sandbox, play dough, and "Pinch Me Dough" in lavender scent are centered on a small round table in an effort to "provide what (she) can to help students feel comfortable and at ease. (Faculty too, for that matter)."

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Topics: academics, guidance, counselor