Daily Announcements for Thursday, September 26, 2019

Daily Announcements for Thursday, September 26, 2019

Office News:

Junior Retreats start next week on Tuesday, Oct. 1! You will go in alphabetical order, so check the rosters posted on the cafeteria flatscreens, outside of Campus Ministry offices and in your theology classrooms. On your retreat day, report to the cafeteria instead of 1st block. You can dress down in jeans, tennis shoes, and a Trinity shirt, and dress for the weather—part of the day will be outside. You’ll be off campus all day and lunch is included. Details will also be sent to your school email the day before your retreat.

October 1        Abel – Black

October 8        Bogel – Cash

Mass or a communion service is offered in the chapel at 7:20 every morning before school. Mass will be also offered once a month during advising period, starting Monday.  Make a hall pass to see Mrs. Emrich or Mr. Luken and then report to the Chapel. You must arrive by 2:15 to participate.

The Counseling Office along with the Governor’s School for Entrepreneurship (GSE) and the Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) will host an info night for Freshman, Sophomore, and Junior parents. Students are welcome and encouraged to attend as well. Join us on October 9 at 7 p.m. in Convocation Hall to learn more about these excellent programs. Please direct any questions regarding the evening to Allie Kerns (kerns@trinityrocks.com) or Matt Manning (manning@trinityrocks.com).

Flik would like to encourage students and faculty to use our app to view our daily menus.  The app is called Nutrislice. Download it today!

The Freshman Dance will take place on Saturday, October 5 from 8 to 11 PM in Shamrock Gym. Tickets are $20 per couple. Tickets sold during all lunch periods and after school in the Academic Services Office.

Mr. Diehl will be selling books before school on Monday, Thursday and Friday and after school every day. If you need to purchase a book, please see him in the cafeteria by Academic Service during one of these times.

JOBS! JOBS! JOBS! Look for the slide with job opportunities on the screens around school. See Mrs. Durbin in academic services for more information.

House News:

Pride Week:

The House System will sponsor a number of contests and marquees.

Today, Sept. 26, the House cornhole tournament will take place. The event will begin in Shamrock Gym during Advising. Stop by after school to see how your House is doing in the tournament.

Tomorrow, Sept. 27, the winning House Pride week video will be aired on TTV, and we’ll wrap up the week’s contests and events with the big game against St. X at Cardinal Stadium later that evening. This game is a marquee event, so check in on the Trinity Shamrock app and earn your House a point.

Remember that doing well in these Pride Week contests and marquees could win your House a chance to make the House Cup play-off at the end of the year, a play-off that could make you House Cup champion.


Attention ACE rocks: The first ACE mentoring class will be held next Wednesday, October 2nd, in Mr. CM’s room F332, immediately after school. Those who have signed up for the club are also reminded to register online at acementor.org ASAP, if you have not done so. The meeting will last until 5 PM starting at 3 PM. New members are still welcome.

The Electronics club will meet Monday in Mr. CM’s room F 332, after school, from 3 to 4 pm.

The speech and debate team will start regular practices after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.  Anyone interested should see Ms. Z in F233 starting this week.   Have a conflict?   Contact Ms. Z for options.  For updates, sign up for the team remind by texting the message @sdrocks19 to the phone number 81010.

The cricket club will meet on Tuesday in the Shamrock hall.

The ping pong club will meet today, Sept. 26, from 3 to 4pm, in the convocation hall.

Pride Week T-Shirts:

Pride Week t-shirts will be on sale today-Friday during all lunches. Short-sleeve shirts will be $10 and long-sleeve shirts will be $20.

Pride Week Games:

The Pep Club will sponsor a number of games and events next week.

Today, Sept. 26 – Friday

  • Ten faculty/staff persons will be selected each day as Mystery Pride Persons.  The first student who says, “BEAT ST. X” to them will be awarded a token. Students can return this token to Mrs. deGolian in the library to receive a special prize.


  • Students can also play Track the Tiger’s Tail. Five Tiger Tails will be hidden each day throughout the school. Students who locate the tail can bring it to Mrs. deGolian in the library where they will receive a special prize.


  • During lunches, students will have the opportunity to play Minute to Win It games. Participants in these games will have a chance to win candy.  To play, students will need to purchase chances during lunches next week. Students can purchase four chances for one dollar.

Dress Down Days:

Today’s, Sept. 26, Theme will be a Spirit Day. On this day, students are encouraged to wear their Pride Week T-shirt or other Trinity-themed shirt on Thursday.

Students are encouraged to wear themed shirts, but if they don’t have a sports or Hawaiian shirt, they can still dress down, as long as they follow the rules for casual dress days listed in the student Code of Conduct. Students wearing the themed shirts are expected to follow all the other rules for dress down days.

National Social Studies Honor Society. Interested in joining? See Mr. Napper (F334) for information.

There is only one week left to submit entries to the Axiom and be eligible for the September gift card drawing. You can submit multiple entries to any of our 4 categories – written work, art and photography, music and video. The Axiom is also looking for artistic types to design a new logo for us. The winning design will get a $50 gift card! See Mr. Seng for more details.

Fulfill our call to bury the dead and earn service hours by seeing Mrs. deGolian in the library to join the St. Joseph of Arimathea Society.


Attention all students interested in trying out for the bowling team:  Tryouts start next week!

Any student interested in trying out should be at Ten Pin Lanes across from the Mall St Matthews on Tuesday at 3:30. Tryouts will run until 5pm that day. Tryouts will continue on Wednesday, and Thursday. Anyone interested in joining the team needs to be at all three sessions. Don’t have a ball or shoes, no problem! They will be supplied by the alley. Bowling is a no cut sport. Come find your next brothers for life at the lanes. Anyone with questions should see Ms. Darby in S-352.

Your lacrosse Rocks will play in a charity lacrosse game at Sacred Heart tonight at 7 pm against the Valkyries.  The game will benefit Supplies Over Seas, a charity that Supplies Over Seas is an organization that sends medical supplies to developing countries who otherwise would not have any.  In addition to donating the proceeds from the game, there will be collection boxes for both teams to collect boxes of Band-Aids to be donated.  Support your lax rocks on Thursday night at Sacred Heart!

Interested in trying out for basketball?  If so, there will be Open Gyms on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons in Steinhauser Gym from 3 – 4 p.m. thru Oct. 8.  Proper basketball attire and shoes must be worn.

  • Presale tickets for the Trinity vs St. Xavier varsity football game at Cardinal Stadium are available at the Trinity Athletics Office this week as follows:


    • 8 am – 4 pm           Today, Sept. 26


    • 8 am – 3 pm           Friday


  • Cross Country      


    • Week of training and conditioning


  • Football


    • Today, Sept. 26               Freshman              at St X                                              5:30 pm


    • Tomorrow, Sept. 27                 Varsity                  vs St X         at Cardinal Stadium      8 pm


  • Golf


    • Saturday               KGCA Invitational          at Lakeside GC                       8 am


  • Soccer


    • Today            F, JV and Varsity   vs St X        at Trinity    5 pm, 6:30 pm, 8 pm


    • Tomorrow               JV           at Oldham County Invitational                         7 pm


  • Ice Hockey


    • Saturday                vs South Indy                           at Fishers, IN                 8 pm


    • Sunday                  vs Hamilton Southeast              at Fishers, IN                 Noon

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