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  • Placement Test......................................................................Dec. 14
  • Thanksgiving Holiday! ...............................................Nov. 27-29
  • Christmas Break! .........................................................Dec. 23 - Jan. 6

Mass Sets Season of Giving and Gratitude

Mass Sets Season of Giving and Gratitude

ECHO Staff

December 4, 2019

The Rocks filled Steinhauser Gymnasium Nov. 26 to celebrate a Thanksgiving Mass. Chaplain Fr. Dave Zettel '58 presided, and spoke of the power of appreciating our gifts, of being thankful for all God has given us.

German Class Rocks Get into the Christmas Spirit

German Class Rocks Get into the Christmas Spirit

ECHO Staff

December 4, 2019

Five of Trinity teacher Mr. Jeff Hurt's German III and IV students got into the Christmas spirit by taking part in the 15th annual Weihnachtsgottesdienst (an ecumenical Christmas Service conducted entirely in German) at St. Matthews Baptist Church on Sunday, Dec. 1 (the first Sunday of Advent).  The stu...

Unbeaten Holy Spirit Wins Trinity Quick Recall Tournament

Unbeaten Holy Spirit Wins Trinity Quick Recall Tournament

ECHO Staff

December 2, 2019

The Rocks' annual Trinity Quick Recall Tournament once again drew the brightest young people from around the city. Fourteen teams from 13 schools competed before Holy Spirit defeated St. Francis of Assisi in the championship round. According to Trinity Academic Team head coach Mr. Mark Amick, "It ...

House Unity Day — Breaking Bread and Making Friends

House Unity Day — Breaking Bread and Making Friends

ECHO Staff

November 25, 2019

The Rocks shook up lunch time a bit, asking students and teachers to sit with their Houses.  The goal was to get to know some new people and enjoy what Student Government moderator Mr. Chad Waggoner described as a "friendsgiving" style lunch! Waggoner cited a couple of experiences during the lunch...

Trinity’s Le Français Scrabblers Host Tournament

Trinity’s Le Français Scrabblers Host Tournament

ECHO Staff

November 21, 2019

The first round of the French Scrabble Tournament took place in the W. Peter Flaig Media Center Nov. 14. The Rocks, coached by Mr. Alan Wilson, were edged by the St. Xavier Tigers, who fell to the Manual JV.  The second round is scheduled for later this year.    

Planting for the Future

Planting for the Future

ECHO Staff

November 18, 2019

A group from Trinity, led by Mr. Michael Budniak, planted trees in a Highlands neighborhood Nov. 2.  

Merton’s Rentle Wins Video Game Tournament

Merton’s Rentle Wins Video Game Tournament

ECHO Staff

November 15, 2019

Merton House sophomore Chase Rentle played through a tie with Gonzaga sophomore Noah Kolb to come out victorious in the annual House Video Game Tournament. The 38-man tourney played Mario Kart 8 Deluxe with a Nintendo Switch. The tournament was organized by Director of Activities and House System Mr....

Rocks Welcome More than 1,100 Guests During Open House

Rocks Welcome More than 1,100 Guests During Open House

ECHO Staff

November 14, 2019

Shamrock hospitality was at its finest as more than 1,100 guests spent time learning about Trinity High School.  From every part of the campus, Rocks welcomed visitors during the annual Open House, held Nov. 10 from 1-5. Mr. James Torra, Vice President for School Advancement and Director of Admissio...

How Many of the New Rocks (not freshmen) Have You Met?

Preston Romanov, Editor in Chief

November 13, 2019

Fourteen weeks in, how are things going? Have you had a chance to meet the new people on campus -- not called freshmen!?  Among the dozen new members of the faculty and staff, some are alumni, and one is an alum who worked at Trinity for many years and has returned. Ms. Brooke Bond  Bond...

Patrick Duo Wins House Pass-Kick Contest

Patrick Duo Wins House Pass-Kick Contest

ECHO Staff

November 13, 2019

Patrick House members and brothers Garrett Gentner and Bryce Gentner outpassed and outkicked the competition to win the annual House contest.   

One for All! Trinity’s DOTA Brings Dumas’ Musketeers to Life

One for All! Trinity’s DOTA Brings Dumas’ Musketeers to Life

ECHO Staff

November 6, 2019

"Performances that stretch the actors, swirling sets that keep the tech folks moving and enthusiastic ushers and Arts Council parents make the entire production top-notch."  "...one of the best shows I have ever seen!  The sword fights, the ever-changing sets, the costumes, the humor, the tragedy, ...

Blood from Rocks!

Blood from Rocks!

ECHO Staff

November 6, 2019

The first of two annual blood donation drives took place at Trinity today as Rocks made their way to Shamrock Gym. Under the direction of Mrs. Mary Mason, the donations to the American Red Cross -- 83 usable pints of blood -- took place from 9 to 2. Mason thanked the following: those who donated, Dan...

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