About Elkhardt - Thompson

  • History

    • Elkhardt-Thompson School is a newly merged school circa 2015. Elkhardt Middle School was merged with Fred D. Thompson Middle School that was built in the 1960’s by Chesterfield County Public Schools and was named for a former Chesterfield County Superintendent. Thompson Middle School was among approximately a dozen schools and support buildings, along with 23 square miles of territory annexed by the City of Richmond from Chesterfield County. The annexation became effective January 1, 1970. Richmond Public School system began operating Elkhardt-Thompson Middle school in the summer of 2015.



    • To serve the ETMS community we commit to cultivating a safe, nurturing, and progressive learning environment in which we develop creativity, critical thinking skills, and self-efficacy within our students.



    • Through our beliefs, actions, and dedication we endeavor to help each child grow academically and socially.



    As an ETMS Viking, I will BE………..





    ...and Disciplined

    I am a champion. I am an achiever.

    Attitude is everything and I can do anything!

    Go Vikings!


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