Middle School Newsletter, Week of 11/6

Please take a moment to mark your calendars. The following are important dates that you do not want to miss

November 6,7 & 8th Godspell Performance
November 9th TFA Open House
November 10th-13th PALS DC Trip (8th Grade)
November 13th Rising 9th Grade Parent Meeting
November 18th MS Chapel – Holocaust Survivor Gene Klein
November 21st No School Students/Teacher Prof Dev Day
November 24th-28th Thanksgiving Break


“ The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.”
Ken Robinson

“If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn’t thinking.”
General George S. Patton

Thinks & Thoughts
Dr. Luci Higgins


Tristan Flournoy and Audrey Duncan



On October 29th, two TFA seventh graders, Tristan Flournoy and Audrey Duncan, performed at The Venue in downtown Orlando. This dynamic duo, known as Little Daisy, loves to sing cover tunes and are also currently working on writing their own music!





Our Upper Theater Department will be presenting Godspell on October 30,31 and November 6, 7& 8th. Visit the TFA website for ticket information.


Patriotism and American Leadership – DC Trip (8th Grade)
Our outstanding 8th grade students will be traveling to Washington DC on November 10-13.


TFA Open House
Join us November 9th from 2-4pm for the Admissions Open House. New families are invited to explore the campus with a guided tour.


Rising 9th Grade Parent Meeting
8th Grade parents- please save the date below and join us for an informative event called Launch 2019 (your student’s graduation year!) Launch 2019 will help you learn more about our Upper School and all that it has to offer as your son/daughter prepares for college.

When: Thursday, November 13th
Time: Speakers begin at 2:00 pm. Event concludes at 3:00 pm
Where: Begins in the US Band Room-210

RSVP here:

Please note: this event is for parents only. There is a separate rising 9th
student-only event scheduled for Wednesday, November 3


Middle School Chapel
Join us for a powerful Middle School Chapel on November 18th at 9:35am. We will be welcoming Gene Klein a Holocaust survivor. This is a chapel you don’t want to miss.


Thanksgiving School Holiday
Enjoy time with your family celebrating Thanksgiving. Students will be out starting on Friday November 21st with classes resuming on Monday December 1st.