The Trinity Voice

The Cost of an Education

The Cost of an Education

Evaluating the Trinity Price Tag
Peyton Alch, Staff Writer October 6, 2021

   $23 per academic class. $142 per day. $25,000 per year. Over $175,000 for a full 7-year Trinity education. Despite the cost, the families of some 850 students a year decide this cost is worth it,...

Students Struggle with Transition back to School

Students Struggle with Transition back to School

Aetant Prakash, Staff Writer October 6, 2021

   A student sits in their car, leg shaking nervously and heart beating out of their chest. Anxiously, they open the door, put on a mask, and walk out; they are back at school for the first time in 17...

Trinitys Transformations

Trinity’s Transformations

Sreekar Nagulapalli, Staff Writer October 6, 2021

   Everyone knows the story. It’s Headmaster’s Day, the juniors swim across the canal and line up against the seniors for the annual rope pull. On the blow of the whistle, the juniors climb on to...

Small Businesses make a Big Difference in the Community

Small Businesses make a Big Difference in the Community

Deniz Bölöni-Turgut, Focus Editor August 25, 2021

An Amazon cart waits on a screen, laden with books that could also be purchased at the independent bookstore down the road. A student taps her fingers on the table, weighing the pros and cons of driving...

Infographic by Emma Kim

Student Diet: How well are we actually eating?

MARCOS MEMBRENO, STAFF WRITER April 19, 2021

   Student health is now more important than ever, and it all starts with diet. However, in this hectic year it has been very hard for students to keep up with good nutrition.     “When I was...

Graphic by Jaidyn Holt

Sprouting a New Direction

Vertical farming gives an alternate method to traditional farming.
Evan Huang, STAFF WRITER April 19, 2021

   Ever since the Industrial Revolution in America, the world has only looked up. Mass exploration and industrialization caused a crisis of expansion, having developed the majority of our livable land,...

To Taste or Not to Taste

To Taste or Not to Taste

Sense of taste is more important than it seems
Deniz Bölöni-Turgut, Focus Editor April 19, 2021

Seventh grader Owen Raffa takes a bite of his usual after school snack of toast, making a face as he tastes it. Despite his growling stomach, he abandons the toast and starts working on his homework. Raffa,...

The Best of Both Worlds

The Best of Both Worlds

The struggle to find a balance between environmental and economic concerns continues
Deniz Bölöni-Turgut, Focus Editor March 29, 2021

With a shift in power in the White House comes a shift in public policy. President Biden plans to enact environmental policies focused on using clean energy and reaching net-zero emissions by 2050. Opponents...

Graphic by Jaidyn Holt

Climate Change’s Unheard Victims

Refugees Immobilized and Displaced Due to Climate Change
Evan Huang, STAFF WRITER February 19, 2021

   On Nov. 4, 2020, former President Donald Trump announced the United States’ formal withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord. However, while many Americans rejoiced for thousands of jobs now available...

Multilinguism in the US: And why learning another language is a benefit

Multilinguism in the US: And why learning another language is a benefit

DENIZ BÖLÖNI-TURGUT, Focus Editor December 14, 2020

A group of friends stand in line at a crowded restaurant when suddenly one of them hears the person in front speaking French, their native language. They initiate a conversation in French, while the rest...

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