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Principal's Welcome Message

Principal's Welcome Message

Welcome back to an exciting school year! I hope you are all in high spirits as we prepare to embark on a new journey together. I want to take a moment to express my warmest welcome and let you know that I am honored to serve as your principal. 

First, I want to extend my gratitude to our dedicated teachers, support staff, and the entire school community for their unwavering commitment to excellence in education at Thornwell School For the Arts. Your hard work and dedication will make our school a nurturing and inspiring learning environment.

To all students, welcome back! We are thrilled to have you begin or continue your educational journey with us. Your experiences and contributions enrich the fabric of our school, and we look forward to seeing you achieve new heights this year. Caring teachers, friends, and staff members have been waiting all summer to greet you on the first day of school. 

As we begin this academic year, we are more committed than ever to provide a safe and inclusive environment that fosters intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and personal growth. I encourage all students to set ambitious goals for the coming year and actively engage in their studies, extracurricular activities, and the school community. Our dedicated teachers are here to guide and support you, so don't hesitate to seek their assistance. Remember, the journey of education is not only about acquiring knowledge; it is also about developing skills, character, and lifelong friendships.

Parents and guardians, your partnership and involvement are vital to your child's success. We greatly value your collaboration, support, and feedback. Together, let's continue to create an environment that promotes open communication. 

The upcoming school year holds immense promise and potential for success. I am confident that together, we will make it a year of growth, achievement, and memorable experiences. I encourage you to take full advantage of the opportunities that lie ahead and make every moment count.

​​​​​​​Wishing you a remarkable school year filled with inspiration, discovery, and joy!


Kacy Keels

Principal, Thornwell School for the Arts