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The Wiz

A James N. Thorp Elementary School Production

“A brilliant performance from a talented group of student actors!”



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Sharrone Travis


J. N. Thorp is an educational community of diverse learners who are developing social skills, self-directed learning, independently. Parent partners and interested stakeholders, engage in an educational value to the highest degree. All the participants dedicate themselves to ensure student success.


The vision of the J. N. Thorp administration, staff, parents, and community share one common goal – to empower students to reach their full potential utilizing their abilities and interests while providing the academic and social skills that will ensure the students’ success in a community of diverse learners.

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