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Jeff Paulson

Instructional coach and parent of a 2nd grader and incoming Kindergartner.

Thrasher Wins Recycle Challenge!

We are keeping the Recycle Trophy! Thank you, Thrasher Families! And for a break-down by grade-level, the classes with the most recyclers are: Kindergarten:   Cochran 1st Grade:    Bailey 2nd Grade:   DeHart 3rd Grade:  Ferguson 4th Grade:  Newton 5th Grade:  Wood  

Thrasher Wins!

We’ve had loads of students involved in all kinds of competitions lately, and they’re doing quite well! Check this out: Thrasher Design Team  competed against 31 elementary and middle school teams to design a playground. The competition was created by PlayCore and Bright Spark to encourage the integration […]

Thrasher Chess Team Heads to State Tournament

Thrasher’s Primary Chess Team earned 3rd place in our region, and our Elementary Chess Team earned 2nd place. That qualified both teams to compete at the State level in Crossville, TN. (The Stone family even cut their spring break vacation short to get Julia to the tournament!) Good job, […]

Volunteer at Dash ‘n’ Bash for Thrasher!

Thrasher supports MEF because MEF supports Thrasher. MEF raises funds for the mountain schools so we don’t have to sell wrapping paper or popcorn. Not only do we hope that you support Thrasher through MEF financially, we hope you will volunteer (and wear a Thrasher T-shirt if you […]

Kindness Matters

Mrs. Welch headed up a Kindness Matters movement at Thrasher last week. 5th Grade students held signs to greet kids in the morning. All students write down kind things other students have done and put them in a Kindness box in the lobby. We have some great kids!

FAQs about MEF

How Can I Support My School? By donating to MEF, we can raise much needed support for our schools and put an end to sending our children door to door selling items to fund public education. Plus, the money raised by MEF stays in our community to directly […]