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Congratulations, MJCL Students!

April 18th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

Trinitas received many awards at the MJCL spring convention on Saturday!  Pictures from the event have been added to our all-school photo gallery and some appear on the bulletin board outside the office. Gratulationes, discipuli!

Certamen (Latin Quiz Bowl):
Robyn T. (1st)

Costume Contest:
Nathan S. (1st)

Dramatic Interpretation:
Emilia F. (tie 2nd)

Olympika:
Long Jump – Isaac F., Jacob M., Nathan S. (1st)
Myth Relay – Will M., Natalie P., Noah S., Robyn T. (1st)

Costume Contest:
Nathan S. (1st)

Dramatic Interpretation:
Emilia F. (tie 2nd)

Art:
Will M. (1st for Janus head; 1st for Underworld game)
Will M. and Emilia F. (2nd for Italia Map)
Will M., Emilia F., Gabriel B., Abby P. Natalie P., Noah S., Robyn T. (2nd for Underworld Posters)
Jacob M. (3rd for Roman House)

Academic Testing (5 Tests/5 Levels):
Gabriel B. (Grammar Level I 3rd; Derivatives Level I 1st)
Finn C. (Roman Life Intro 3rd)
Emilia F. (Roman Life Level II 3rd)
Jacob M. (Derivatives Intro 3rd tie)
Will M. (Roman Life Level II 1st; Mythology Level II 1st)
Abby P. (Vocabulary Level I 1st; Derivatives Level I 3rd)
Henry S. (Mythology Intro 1st; Derivatives Intro 3rd tie)
Noah S. (Roman Life Level I 3rd; Mythology Level I 1st)
Sophia S. (Grammar Intro 2nd; Derivatives Into 3rd tie)
Robyn T. (Roman Life Level I 1st; Grammar Level I 1st; Mythology Level I 3rd)


April Virtue Focus – Courage

April 18th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

Throughout April, we continue to focus on the virtue of COURAGE. We were happy to welcome Tim Anderson from West Cannon Baptist Church as our guest speaker on Wednesday. Pastor Tim reminded us that courage comes from God, and he gave an engaging account of the amazing story of Gideon and the power of the Holy Spirit. (Ask your child how many men fought for the Israelites and what weapons they used.) May we all “be bold in the LORD.”

As your family continues to discuss perseverance, here are the recommended readings* and “Try This” ideas.

Grades K-4:
How the Little Kite Learned to Fly (446)
Jack and the Beanstalk (450)
Hansel and Gretel (453)
The Brave Mice (457)

Grades 5-8:
Intro to Courage (441)
Chanticleer and Partlet (458)
Our Heroes (461)
Ulysses and the Cyclops (467)

*Readings can be found in The Book of Virtues, ed. William J. Bennett. Copies can be found on Amazon Smile.

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New Pictures Added to Photo Gallery

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen
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Fine Arts Night Intent Forms Due

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

Our annual Fine Arts Night will be Friday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m. Intent forms are due today! 

Please make sure forms include all necessary information. A copy of your student’s selection (music, text, script, etc.) should also be submitted. If no copy is available, please provide a link.

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Ms. Lennon To Depart at the End of the Year

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen
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Dress Uniform Check Next Wednesday

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

To prepare for our upcoming events, students will wear dress uniforms on Wednesday, April 17. We will check item condition and sizing. If you already know that your child needs a different blazer size or a replacement button, you may contact the office before the 17th.  


April Virtue of the Month – Courage

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

Our virtue focus for April is COURAGE: being bold enough to do the right thing, to be brave. Pastor Tim Anderson from West Cannon Baptist will be our guest chapel speaker. We look forward to welcoming him next Wednesday, April 17. Recommended readings and “Try This” ideas will be sent home soon.


NOTICE – No School April 19 and 26

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

Sometimes it is hard to catch up after spring break. In case you have lost track of the calendar a bit, please note that we do not have school on Friday, April 19, in observance of Catholic and Protestant Good Friday or Friday, April 26, which is Orthodox Good Friday.  


For Parents of Students Entering 5th or 7th Grade

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

The transition to a new routine in a new classroom is significant for both students and parents. On Friday, May 3, from 2:00 p.m. until dismissal, parents of current 4th and 6th graders are invited to join Mr. Marth in a conversation about what those classroom transitions involve and how the school seeks to help families in the process.


Mulch Ado About the Playground

April 11th, 2019 by Becca Tellinghuisen

Does our playground area look a little fresher? New layers of mulch were just installed on Wednesday. Now let’s hope we see more warm and sunny days for our recess fun!