Welcome to Friends of Thorp
We are an independent, non-profit fundraising organization whose sole mission is to raise money to support O.A. Thorp Scholastic Academy and its students.
Membership consists of all Thorp families and friends committed to supporting the fundraising efforts needed to sustain vital programs at Thorp. There are no membership fees – everyone is a Friend of Thorp!
If you want to know more about Friends of Thorp, our exciting upcoming events or ways that you can get involved, please email email@example.com to sign up for e-mail blasts and join our Facebook page.
Back to School Play Date and Playground Celebration
When: Saturday, September 6th
Time: 10:00 am to 10:30 am - Kindergarten families only
10:30 am to 12:00 pm - All Thorp families are welcome
Where: Playground on east side of building
Join in the fun! Back to school play dates are a great opportunity for students and their parents to get to know each other and make new friends at the beginning of the school year along with this year celebrating the opening of our new playground!
Friends of Thorp Meeting
When: Wednesday, September 17
Time: 6:30 pm – 8 pm
Where: OA Thorp Auditorium
Come join us to learn about the many ways that you can get involved as a Thorp parent! We will discuss open committee and board positions as well as upcoming events. All are welcome!
Pub Quiz Challenge
When: Sunday, September 21
Where: Galvin’s Pub, 5901 W Lawrence Ave
Time: 3:30 – 4:00pm check-in; 4:00 – 6:00om Pub Quiz
Cost: $20.00/ person, $35.00/ couple in advance
$25.00/person at the door.
Cost includes entrance, light appetizers and one 50/50 Raffle ticket! Purchase your tickets via PayPal here
or pay at the door the day of the event. 50/50 Raffle tickets can be purchased at the event for $5 each or 5 for $20.
Have you attended and / or graduated from O.A. Thorp Scholastic Academy? Visit our Alumni page
and let us know where you are and what you are doing.