Daily Announcements for Thursday, January 10, 2019

Office News

All Seniors who are going on Senior retreat #4 next week: there is a mandatory meeting today at 2:50, right after the senior dismissal bell, in the Chapel. This meeting will only last about 10 minutes and will tell you what to pack and other details for retreat. If you cannot attend, see Mrs. Emrich in Campus Ministry as soon as possible. Again, there is a meeting today in the Chapel for all seniors going on retreat.

The junior retreat (Harlan-Hughes) that was cancelled November 29 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 16. It will begin at 9 a.m., with return to school between 2:30-2:45.

Balfour senior assembly has been rescheduled for Monday during advising.

Seniors: If you’re interested in participating in this year’s Pink-White Dance Team, see Ms. Kerns in Academic services to sign up and receive your information packet.

House News

Congratulations to Dante House. The Phoenix earned this year’s third House Cup play-off spot by winning the second quarter with a total of 123 points. Dante won the second quarter video game tournament, the Rube Goldberg contest, and all three of the marquee events. Romero House came in second with 104 points and Gonzaga House with 102 points was third.

The championship game of the Freshman House Intramural Basketball League will take place Sunday. The game against Gonzaga House and Toussaint House will tip off at 4 p.m. in Shamrock Hall. Come watch the Gators and Monarchs battle it out and see who will be crowned this year’s Freshman House League champions.

The first marquee event of the third quarter will be next Wednesday’s wrestling dual meet against Male. The Rocks and Bulldogs will face off at 5 p.m. in Steinhauser Gym. The meet is also Senior Night. Members of the senior class will be recognized in a special ceremony just prior to the start of the meet. Those who sign in with Mr. Klein will earn double House points. The House with the highest total number of student and faculty attendees during this quarter’s three marquee events will receive a breakfast during its Feb. 25 or 26 House meeting. Make plans now to attend next Wednesday’s match to cheer on the Wrestling Rocks and help your House get an early lead in the race to earn the third quarter spot in the House Cup playoffs.


Uno Club meeting Tuesday from 3:05 – 4 in F346.

Ski Club trip scheduled for 1/11/18 is cancelled. Sign up for next week will be on Rockspace soon.

WWII: The Western Front & the Holocaust Tour

Are you ready to make meaningful real-life connections with the events of D-Day, the assault operations of 101st Airborne Division and the atrocities of the Holocaust? Come step back into history with me and your Trinity brothers.

In June of 2019, Trinity students will travel abroad to become living witnesses to the atrocities brought about during World War II and by the Nazi Party’s Final Solution. Students will have an opportunity to make real-life connections to events typically only studied in history books. Our history of WWII Western Front and the Holocaust tour will give students the opportunity to explore London, Portsmouth, Caen, Normandy, Rouen, Luxembourg City, Bastogne, Amsterdam, Hannover and Berlin as part of 14-day trek across Western Europe.

Tour highlights include:

A tour of Churchill’s War Rooms

A guided sightseeing tour of the beaches at Normandy

A tour of 101st Airborne sites in France and Belgium including 1944 foxholes in Foy

A tour of the Anne Frank House and the Dutch Resistance Museum

A dinner cruise down the canals of Amsterdam

Tours of the Bergen- Belsen memorial and Sachsenhausen concentration camps

A tour of the Reichstag in Berlin

A guided tour of Bebelplatz, Bendlerbock, the Berlin Holocaust Memorial and Hitler’s bunker

SIGN UP TODAY! For more information on this trip, access our tour website at www.lingo-tours.com/WWT966 or see Ms. Darby in S-352 for more specific information or with questions.

There will be a very important FBLA meeting on Monday in T318. This meeting is mandatory for all students who plan to compete in the FBLA regional conference events.

The 7th ACE mentoring class will be held today in Mr. CM’s room, F134, immediately after school, from 3 to 5 p.m. We will split up into teams and work on this year’s project, which is a Round-About and clock tower on Sherrin Ave.

Sophomores, are you still searching for the perfect Christmas gift for that special girl in your life? Or is one of your New Year’s resolutions to procrastinate less in 2019? Well have no fear! Mr. Klein has the perfect solution for you. The Sophomore Dance will take place on Saturday, February 9 from 9 PM to midnight in Shamrock Gym. Tickets for the dance are $20 per couple and will go on sale on Tuesday, January 22. So over Christmas Break, not only can you make your special girl’s Christmas wish come true by asking her out to the Sophomore Dance, but you can also keep your New Year’s resolution by planning ahead now for the February dance. So it’s a win-win solution for you! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Mr. Klein.


Attention ALL Soccer players!  There will be a MANDATORY soccer meeting on Monday at 3:15 p.m. in the stands of Steinhauser Gym.  ALL players interested in playing soccer next fall should attend. If you are not able to make the meeting, please reach out to Coach Helfrich at: helfrich@trinityrocks.com  to see what you may have missed.

  • Archery
    • Thursday               Mercy Invite       at Mercy Academy                         7 pm
      • Friday                   Mercy Invite        at Mercy Academy                         7 pm
      • Saturday                Mercy Invite               at Mercy Academy                         9 am
  • Basketball
    • Friday       F/JV/Varsity        vs Waggener at Trinity       4:30 pm/6 pm/7:30 pm
  • Bowling
    • Thursday               Varsity        vs St X         at Ten Pins S and S                 3:30 pm
    • Thursday               JV              vs DeSale at Ten Pins S and S                 3:30 pm
    • Saturday               Varsity    LIT         at Kingpin Lanes                      8 am
  • Ice Hockey
    • Friday                  vs Team Louisville            at Iceland                                 6:30 pm
  • Swim and Dive
    • Today       vs New Albany (IN)         at New Albany HS                        6 pm
    • Saturday      vs Mason (OH)                 at Mason HS                              All Day
  • Wrestling
    • Tomorrow            Varsity        vs Central        at Central                                 4 pm
    • Tomorrow         JV              vs DeSales       at DeSales                                4 pm
    • Saturday               Section Duals                                                TBD



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