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Deborah Thurston » Ms. Thurston

Ms. Thurston

Third Grade Teacher

“You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” - Winnie The Pooh, by A. A. Milne


 Welcome to my classroom website!  I hope you enjoy visiting my third grade website!  Communication is extremely important between parents and teachers.  Please don't hesitate to contact me with questions, comments, or concerns.  My email is
I look forward to a terrific year!!

About me:

I love teaching at Maple Hill School!  We have a wonderful "family". Our staff is caring, supportive, and always doing amazing things everyday for their students and families.  
  • Education: Assumption College: BS Social and Rehabilitation Services, University Of Bridgeport: MA Elementary Education
  • Years of Experience: 17 years
  • Years Working at Naugatuck Schools: 2001
  • A few of my favorite things: I love the beach, college basketball, the Yankees, chocolate, reading, spending time with my family and friends, and traveling.
  • A fun fact about me:  I also have my real estate license!
Sites we will be using in third grade.