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Nurse rolls out new accessibility rules

Nurse rolls out new accessibility rules

Amy Qiao, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

   As the dismissal bell rings for upper school assembly, students scramble to get into the auditorium. However, to get into the auditorium from his math class in Stewart Hall, sophomore Thomas Lightsey must wheel himself around the entire Quad to go up the ramp on the side of Brokaw Hall.    ...

Shutdown Hardships Hit Home for Saints

Shutdown Hardships Hit Home for Saints

Joseph Paoli, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


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  Since the government shutdown began on Dec. 22, 2018, stories regarding furloughed employees, congressional non-starters, and disaffected TSA and Air Traffic controllers have only grown. This shutdown has suspended the salary of over 800,000 employees of the federal government.   Well-known...

The gun store next door: the proximity of a weapons dealership raises questions on Trinity’s campus

Elizabeth Ugan, News Editor

February 8, 2019


Filed under NEWS

 Aloma Avenue is well-known to Trinity Prep students for a variety of reasons: morning traffic, Tijuana Flats, Starbucks etc. However, due to recent events and controversial political discussions, the area on Aloma Avenue around Trinity has become notable for another reason.   The Armories: ...

Birds forced to flee the nest

Birds forced to flee the nest

Will Langdon, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018


Filed under NEWS

 In order to install the new lights on Hubbard Field, Trinity had to move more than just concrete and bulbs.   It had to move a nest of ospreys.   The ospreys established nests and had been there for a few years. However, when the new lights were installed, theses nests were destroyed....

Students attend YALLFest’s eighth chapter

Students attend YALLFest’s eighth chapter

Emma Kim, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS

  Trinity hosted its fourth student trip to the Charleston Young Adult Book Festival on Nov. 9-10. The annual event gives students the opportunity to meet many of their favorite authors.   English teacher Georgia Parker learned about the festival five years ago and began hosting the trips a year l...

Trinity toy drive switches to support Kids Beating Cancer

Trinity toy drive switches to support Kids Beating Cancer

Amy Qiao, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS

   This holiday, Counseling Administrative Assistant Mandy Mulloy gathered a general consensus from all advisories regarding whether or not to switch the annual holiday toy drives from Toys for Tots to Kids Beating Cancer. More than 80 percent of the votes favored fundraising for Kids Beating Cancer. ...

Testing Alternative Assessments

Testing Alternative Assessments

Josh Lefkowitz, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Several teachers are forgoing semester exams for their classes. Ten high school classes are not preparing them: four of them English classes, four science classes and two world language classes. Department chairs, such as English Department Chair Steven Krueger and Science Department Chair Max Meyer,...

New Buddies On Campus

New Buddies On Campus

Amy Qiao, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018


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  Best Buddies is a renowned international organization that many high schools in America now partner with to provide opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.   This year, Sophomore Emma Davey started her own Best Buddies club at Trinity and now advocates w...

Advisors reinvent their role:

Advisors reinvent their role:

Elizabeth Ugan and Emma Kim

November 12, 2018


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Trinity has implemented changes to make the role of advisers more prominent. These changes include advisers sitting with their advisees during chapel and forming a closer relationship with parents through one-on-one meetings. While the changes to chapel seating came as a surprise to students at the beginning...

Jubilee honors Trinity’s past and future

Jubilee honors Trinity’s past and future

Olivia Demetriades, Layout Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS

   Parents, faculty and alumni celebrated Trinity’s 50-year milestone at the Golden Jubilee on Saturday, Sept. 15. The culminating event of the week’s 50th anniversary celebration featured music, dancing and a special program to commemorate the school through the years. The Jubilee,...

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