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‘Our Family, Our Faith, Our Future’ — the Class of 2022 — One Step Closer to Becoming Rocks!

‘Our Family, Our Faith, Our Future’ — the Class of 2022 — One Step Closer to Becoming Rocks!

ECHO Staff

December 9, 2017


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As the first snowflakes of the season fell, hundreds of eighth-graders completed their first step to becoming members of Trinity’s Class of 2022 by taking the placement test Dec. 9. As parents convened for an information session in convocation hall, their sons sat for a five-part three-hour test...

Closing the Semester by Honoring the Ultimate Commitment

Closing the Semester by Honoring the Ultimate Commitment

ECHO Staff

December 9, 2017


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Trinity closed the first semester the way it began -- celebrating gifts from God with a Mass. The year's Opening Mass set a tone of building our future through family and faith. Yesterday's liturgy honored the Immaculate Conception of Mary and fortified a continued commitment to God's will. Trinity...

Rocks Donate More Than $11,000 to Dare to Care

Rocks Donate More Than $11,000 to Dare to Care

ECHO Staff

November 17, 2017


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Trinity collected $11,174.63 for Dare to Care, according to Trinity teacher and campaign coordinator Mr. Bernie Schum. He said, "This will help those most in need in our community.  Forty-seven (advising) groups made their 100 percent goal." Schum thanked all those who donated to "Make Hunger History."...

Checking Out the Shamrocks!

Checking Out the Shamrocks!

ECHO Staff

November 14, 2017


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A little rain and typical November temperatures could not keep hundreds of grade-school students and their families from touring Trinity’s campus during the annual Open House, held Nov. 12 from one to five. From academics to athletics and activities, the entire range of Shamrock offerings was on display a...

Merton Junior Wins Inaugural Paper Football Tourney

Merton Junior Wins Inaugural Paper Football Tourney

ECHO Staff

November 9, 2017


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House contests during the first quarter included the inaugural Paper Football Tournament, won by Merton House junior Jacob Connors....

Freshmen See Christie Thriller at Derby Dinner Playhouse

ECHO Staff

November 9, 2017


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Trinity teachers Ms. Betsy Darby and Ms. Karen Flipper took their freshman English classes to Derby Dinner Playhouse to see "A Murder is Announced" by Agatha Christie. The field trip was part of a larger reading unit on detective fiction. Darby said, "Detective fiction is high interest for all st...

One Sandwich at a Time, Biddle Siblings’ Initiative Helps Feed the Homeless

One Sandwich at a Time, Biddle Siblings’ Initiative Helps Feed the Homeless

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November 8, 2017


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Trinity junior Ryan Biddle and his twin sister, Erin, took a simple idea and  initiated a way to provide food for the homeless. Five years ago the Biddle siblings started Students Offering Sandwiches, a group that provides sack lunches for those in need through various organizations, among them St. Vincent dePaul, Wa...

Six NHS Members Selected as Educational Justice Activists

ECHO Staff

November 7, 2017


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Six Trinity National Honor Society members were selected as Educational Justice Activists.  They join Nathan Fieldhouse and Trent Brown, who were selected last year. Those selected were Luke McFarland, Peter Nguyen, Christopher Elder, Cian Callahan, Nick Michels and Sam Batcheldor. In a message ...

Anchorage Tops in Trinity Quick Recall Tournament

Anchorage Tops in Trinity Quick Recall Tournament

ECHO Staff

November 6, 2017


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At the end of the annual Trinity Quick Recall tournament for middle schools, the team from Anchorage claimed the championship trophy.  St. Margaret Mary's academic team placed second in the competition held Nov. 4 at Trinity. Trinity's academic team, under the direction of Mr. Mark Amick, Mr. Jason Rand and Ms. Judith Reader, coordinated the event...

Trinity Teacher Takes Mission Work to the World

Bobby Burt, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2017


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Traveling is nothing new to Trinity teacher Mr. Chad Waggoner, who just returned from a trip to Puerto Rico with colleague Ms. Maria Martín to provide supplies to the hurricane-ravaged country. Earlier this year, Waggoner journeyed to Kenya to help out in one of the toughest countries to live in. Waggoner collected donati...

Selfie Stations and Geofilters Enhance Game Experience

Selfie Stations and Geofilters Enhance Game Experience

Ethan Vanlandingham, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2017


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What is one thing young people love? Social media! In an attempt to further engage the community, the Rocks introduced a Selfie Station and Geofilters at football games. Mr. Bret Saxton and other members of the Trinity Advancement Office conceived the idea of implementing social media platforms...

Theatre Rocks to Present ‘The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)’

Theatre Rocks to Present ‘The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)’

ECHO Staff

October 27, 2017


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Trinity's Department of Theatre Arts, under the direction of producer/director Ms. Kate Reedy, will present "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)."  Performances begin Tuesday, Nov. 7, and continue on the following dates: Wednesday, Nov. 8 Thursday, Nov. 9 Saturday, Nov. 11 Tuesday,...

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