Hello! My name is Kurvan D. Rankin and I am the Dean of Culture & Families at the Marion P. Thomas Charter Middle School. I have proudly served your scholar and family as an employee of MPTCS for five school years. I am an alumni of Rutgers University - New Brunswick and a dedicated advocate of culturally relevant education and training. It is my desire to positively shape your scholar’s character and prepare them socially and emotionally for the world.