6th graders at Thoreau Demonstration Academy getting ready for school

Tuesday, August 26th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

Hundreds of Tulsa 6th graders are ready for middle school. They attended the Timberwolf Training camp at Thoreau Demonstration Academy Tuesday.

Thoreau holds the camp for it's sixth graders every year. Elizabeth Martin, 6th Grade counselor, "Not only is middle school a huge transition from elementary for our kids it's a huge transition because many of them don't know anyone else in the building."

Thoreau, along with all other Tulsa public schools, starts classes next Tuesday.