Thompson K-8 International Academy
IB World School
Paula Lightsey, Principal
Dwayne Eason, Assistant Principal
Secretary - Mr. Nicholas Slappey
Secretary - Mrs. Mary Suiter
Counselor - Ms. Shelia Minnick
Student School Hours: 8:05am - 3:15pm
International Baccalaureate World School
PYP & MYP Programmes
Thompson K-8 Academic Campus is an IB World Campus and joins the community of state, private, national and international schools from every region of the world. These are schools that share a common philosophy-a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that this school believes is important for our students.
The 2013 District Reading and Math packets are now available for review and download, on the SPS Division of Instruction webpage. In order to access these packets, please select the following URL link:
For those that are interested in learning more about academic opportunities for students and registration dates for Summer School, please select the following URL link:
After School Care
Southfield Public Schools has contracted with Champions Inc. to provide latch key care in all elementary and K-8 schools. Champions has over 30 years of experience serving children and delivering latch key programs that address family needs for a safe education based environment.
Latch key service is available all days that school is in session. Before school care is provided from 6:30 a.m. until the start of the school day at the rate of $5.00 per session. After school care begins at the end of the school day until 6:00 p.m. at the daily rate of $9.00. The registration fee is $50 per family.
Parents can obtain further information and register online at www.discoverchampions.com.