Daily Announcements for Friday, April 9, 2021

Office News

Special Notes:

  • We will not have Wednesday Workdays on April 7 to allow for a longer Spring Break/Easter Holiday.

  • In addition to continuing our freshmen retreats on Wednesday, two practice ACT dates are scheduled: April 21 for sophomores and May 5 for freshmen. Mr. Jackson will put out testing instructions closer to those dates.

  • The week of April 12 is altered because of an official ACT given to juniors on Tuesday. Wednesday will be a school day.

  • We will have school on Derby Eve this year.

  • Graduation week events and dates are not fully planned at this time. Health Department guidelines continue to govern what we can do.
  • Each day students do a self-check for symptoms before leaving for school and must report for temperature checks at their assigned area if they come to school. Masks are required.

  • L – Z in person Monday & Tuesday    

  • A – K in person Thursday & Friday

  • School Hours:  8:00 – 2:55 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday   

  • Advising:  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday at 8:00 a.m. Students at home do not log into Advising.

  • Teachers are available by appointment [Flex Time Manager] on Wednesdays 9 – noon

  • Study/Tutoring services available in Alumni Hall on Wednesdays 9 – noon  

  • Dress code for those coming to school on Wednesdays: Casual: jeans or khakis and collared shirts

Senior Prom Tickets will be on sale beginning Monday, April 19 and continuing until Wednesday, April 28. Tickets will be available for purchase in the College and Career Counseling Center before school, during advising, and after school on schools days and from 9 a.m.-noon on Wednesday Workdays. Tickets are $50 per couple and $30 for an individual ticket. Prom will be held at the Kentucky Exposition Center on Saturday, May 8 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. and will include a catered dinner, Class of 2021 slideshow, and Shammy Awards!

COVID-19 Vaccination Available NOW for Ages 16 and Older

Kentucky residents age 16 and older are eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine, and residents age 18 and older are eligible for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

One week after the eligibility expansion, Kentucky’s largest drive-thru vaccination clinic will open April 12 at Cardinal Stadium in Louisville. Officials with UofL Health said they expect to administer between 4,000-5,000 vaccine doses at the site per day over seven weeks.

Norton Healthcare is also opening a vaccination site Thursday, April 8, at Whitney Young Elementary (3526 W Muhammad Ali Blvd.) in west Louisville. To make an appointment, visit https://nortonhealthcare.com/ or call 888-777-7219.

For COVID-19 vaccine information and locations in Kentucky, visit https://govstatus.egov.com/ky-covid-vaccine.

The state is still providing free or reduced-cost transportation to and from vaccination appointments. Call Kentucky’s COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline at 855-598-2246 for a list of participating transportation agencies.

Those with an interest in carpentry can email Mr. Schulz at kevinlschulz@bellsouth.net for a paying job opportunity!

Summer internship program for high school students interested in technical/non-technical IT roles in the future. IT careers are some of the highest paying in the world and we would love to provide some exposure to that field. Any juniors/seniors are welcome to apply for this program that will run from May 17th-August 8th. They do not have to have any prior experience in business or software development. Applications are due by May 1st at the latest and interviews will be taking place very quickly after applications begin to roll in. If students/parents have any questions, they can reach out to me at dominique@brickbridgeconsulting.com. Use this link for application: https://podio.com/webforms/25864976/1934250

Lakeside Swim Club to provide information on upcoming Lifeguard courses for the American Red Cross. Classes will be April 9-11. Contact Chris Neichter at cneichter@lakesideswim.com.

Freshman Mentoring Days:

4/21 – Merton   9-11:30

4/21 – Patrick    12-2:30

4/28 – Romero   9-11:30

4/28 – Seton      12-2:30

5/12 – Toussaint 9-12:00

Come be a part of friendship and fellowship at your House’s Freshman Mentoring Day.  All dates are on Wednesday.  Dress down for the day, enjoy some free food, get to meet some new classmates, and learn what it means to be part of the Trinity Family

Be sure to check out episodes of TTV at ttv.trinityrocks.com or through the trinity.rocks portal! New episodes out every Friday!

Senior Circles start meeting this week!

If you signed up, check your school email for details,

Teams notifications and links.

Contact Mrs. Emrich with questions.

Kentucky Kingdom has begun the hiring process for the 2021 operating season. The application can be accessed by using this link https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/All/9d842d7b-9dff-4aef-b97e-b7a41704e6b1/Kentucky-Kingdom  or via our website www.kentuckykingdom.com  (More Info/Join Our Team).  We are currently hiring for all departments and positions.

Any student that ordered a Tarc/Library card, please come to academic services to pick it up.

Attention Minors! Looking for extra cash? Kroger in St. Matthew is now hiring.

We are looking for part time associates for our pickup, front end, and conditioners.

We pay based on experience starting at $10.50 an hour.  Hours start from 3:30-10:00pm

with some flexibility.  Positions are limited so please call me today!

Amslie at 502.895.8332 EX. 2152 or email me at Amslie.redman@stores.kroger.com

Volunteer opportunities are currently available in a variety of areas at our LouVax mass vaccination site. Administering injections is limited to licensed clinicians only, but there are roles for everyone, including greeters, check-in staff, support staff, observing patients, and more. All volunteers who complete 40+ hours will be eligible to receive a vaccine as a thank you for their service to our community. Volunteers must be 18 years or older and submit to a background check.  COVID-19 Volunteer Information Center | LouisvilleKY.gov LouVax Contact Info: If you have any questions or concerns, please call or text the Volunteer Hotline at 502-439-6978 Monday – Friday 8am to 5pm. You can also email us at covidvolunteers@louisvilleky.gov

House News:

Activities:

Investment club meeting 3 pm on Monday on MS Teams. Contact schroeder@trinityrocks.com for an invite.

The Guitar Club will meet this coming Wednesday. If you are on campus that day, come to the meeting right after school in the music room C271. You can drop your guitar off there in the morning as well. If you are not on campus that day, you may join the meeting on Teams. Remember – players of all styles and abilities are welcome! Any questions? See Mr. Daniel in room D223 or email him at daniel@trinityrocks.com

Attention All Minecraft enthusiasts!!! The Kentucky Derby Festival usually sponsors a Robotics competition called the RoboRumble.  For the past 3 years, Trinity has placed first in the high school division of the Live Programming part of that competition! This year, with Covid restrictions, they are not able to host the usual Robotics Competition and are instead going to provide a virtual option. FOR THIS YEAR’S EVENT, STUDENTS ARE GIVEN THE CHALLENGE TO CREATE A KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL EVENT IN MINECRAFT and record a 3-minute video showcasing your creation!  It can be an existing event, or you can use your imagination and come up with a new event! If you are interested, visit:  https://discover.kdf.org/roborumble/

Or see Mrs. Mason in the Technology Center or email her at mason@trinityrocks.com.

The next virtual cooking meeting for Culinary Club is set for Thursday, April 22.  More information will be posted on TEAMS as the date nears.  We always have a good time while creating some beautiful and tasty dinners.  Chef Lee and Chef Jeremy do an amazing job of teaching not only how to prepare the dishes, but also proper technique.  Hope you can join us. Bon Appetit!

Trinity’s state semi-finalist Rocket League Esports program is looking for more dedicated players to join them for their Spring season. If you play Rocket League and are a competitive person please email Mr. Sobczyk on ways to join the Esports program. Our JV team are around Diamond level. However, if you are champion or higher you are eligible for our varsity squad competing for a state title! As they say in video games – GLHF or Good luck, have fun!

Attention all Architecture Construction Engineering Rocks: Attendance is mandatory. 

We will have our meetings every Wednesday at the same time throughout this Semester. 

Trinity’s Robotics Club meets on Mondays and Thursdays after school in the Technology Center.  All interested students are welcome to attend.  

Predict the winner of the library’s “Booketology Tournament” this year and you could be crowned CHAMPION – and win a $25 gift card! Here’s how it works. Each week on Instagram @trinitylibraryrocks, the library will post a new round of book matchups. Using the Microsoft Form (see the link), advance books to the next round, then predict which book will win the entire tournament. Then come back to Instagram @trinitylibraryrocks each week for another round of matchups. Don’t forget to follow the library on Instagram @trinitylibraryrocks for additional updates, contests, recommendations, and more.


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