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Principal's Welcome

Principal's Welcome

Dear Thornton Creek Community,


I am thrilled to extend a warm and heartfelt welcome to all of you as we begin another exciting academic year at our beloved school.  It is with great enthusiasm that I write this letter to kickstart our journey together.


At Thornton Creek, we take pride in fostering a nurturing and inclusive environment where every child is encouraged to explore, learn, and grow.  Our dedicated team of educators is committed to providing your child(ren) with a well-rounded education that not only focuses on academic excellence but also on character development, creativity, and the acquisition of essential life skills.


We believe that education is a partnership between the school, parents, and the community.  Together, we can create a supportive and enriching educational experience for your child(ren).  I encourage you to actively participate in your child(ren)'s education by attending parent-teacher conferences, volunteering, and engaging with our school's various programs and activities.


At Thornton Creek, we are dedicated to creating an environment that promotes:

  1. Academic Excellence: Our rigorous curriculum is designed to challenge and inspire students to reach their full potential.

  2. Character Development: We emphasize the importance of respect, kindness, integrity, and responsibility, instilling these values in our students.

  3. Creativity and Innovation: We foster creativity and critical thinking skills to prepare students for an ever-changing world.

  4. Inclusivity: We celebrate diversity and strive to create a school community where everyone feels valued and respected.

  5. Community Engagement: We encourage active involvement from parents, guardians, and community members to enrich the educational experience for our students.

This school year, we have many exciting events and initiatives planned that will provide opportunities for your child(ren) to explore their interests, make new friends, and learn valuable life skills.


I am confident that, together, we can make this academic year a memorable and successful one for all our students.  If you have any questions, concerns, or ideas you'd like to share, please don't hesitate to reach out to our dedicated staff or me.  We are here to support you every step of the way.


Thank you for entrusting us with the privilege of educating your child(ren).  Let's work hand in hand to make this year one filled with growth, discovery, and achievement.



Mr. Deagon M. Jewett

Principal, Thornton Creek Elementary