Earily Dismissal on Friday February 17th
NLESD is beginning the process of developing their 3 year strategic plan.
Teacher input into this process is vital so the district has authorized an early closure (by one hour).
As a result, we will be dismissing students at 1:15 on Friday February 17th
Report Cards and Parent- Teacher Interviews
Report cards will be distributed on Thursday, February 16th.
Parent- teacher interviews will be held on Thursday, February 23th from 12:30- 3:30 and 5:30- 8:00.
Student will be dismisssed at 11:00a.m to accomodate the interviews.
Interviews can be booked through the OPTIS online booking system. Please see the link below.
School will be closed Friday February Feb 24th for a Teacher Professional development day.
OPTIS Booking System
Parent OPTIS Instructions
Aquaponics at Holy Trinity High
Holy Trinity High School has been building and maintaining a state-of-the-art aquaponics system that allows students to grow their own herbs using nitrogen produced by goldfish. The system motivates students to apply knowledge from sciences such as ecosystems, water quality, electronics and robotics.
The system will be featured on RogersTV starting tonight and running for the rest of the week.
The premiere for the episode is Tuesday, February 7th at 8:00 p.m.
2017 Public Exam Preparation Classes
The Newfoundland and Labrador English School District will be offering a 48 hour Public Exam Preparation Program (Night School) from February to June 2017. This program will be offered twice a week, with classes on either Tuesday (Math and Science) or Wednesday (English and Social Studies) evenings at Gonzaga High School, Smithville Crescent, St. John’s. There will be no classes over Easter week and any sessions missed due to inclement weather will be made up throughout the program.
Electronic Registration will be open from Monday, February 6th, 9:00 am to Friday, February 10th, 4:00 pm. Participants can register by completing the registration form below and emailing to email@example.com
If the course being requested is NOT OFFERED, students will be contacted via telephone at the number given below by 4:00 pm on Tuesday, February 14th. Furthermore, a list of the courses being offered in the program will be posted to the nlesd.ca website before the start of classes on February 14th.
Participants will be required to pay the required fee of $185.00 per course on either Tuesday, February 14th or Wednesday, February 15th, if the course being requested has sufficient enrolment to be offered. Cash/Debit/Visa/Mastercard will be available. No cheques accepted. No refunds will be issued after Friday, March 3, 2017.
For further information please call Nicole Constantine at 758-2704.
School Midterm Exam Week (Wednesday, Jan 25th - Tuesday, Feb 1st )
View REVISED Exam Schedule Here
Students will be voting later this week for their school President, Vice-President, and grade level representatives. These students will make up the executive student council for Holy Trinity High.
See the Google slideshow below for more information explain what stduent council is all about!
PROM 2017 PARENT and STUDENT MEETING
There will be a meeting for all Grade 12 students and parents on Tuesday, November 15, at 7 pm in the gym to provide information on Prom 2017. We look forward to see you there.
"Costume Contest' Winners
Best Junior High Costume - Catherine Hicks - Grade 7 "Mouse Trap"
Best Senior High Costume - Charlie Crocker - Grade 11 "Zombie"
RISE Award Winners!
Special congratulations to Alberta Hansen, Keisha Roche, and Mackenzie Furey for being selected as three of the fifteen Newfoundland and Labrador high school students that will spend this summer at research-related enrichment programs across North America and the Arctic through the Research Inspired Student Enrichment (RISE) Awards announced last night by the Research & Development Corporation (RDC). The awards range in value from $6,500 to $15,000 and are presented to students who demonstrate academic excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
RISE Award winners will attend one of three enrichment programs: the Research Science Institute based at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; the Da Vinci Engineering Enrichment Program at the University of Toronto; or Students on Ice, which takes students and researchers on a ship-and land-based expedition through the Arctic
Alberta, Keisha, and Mackenzie will be attending the Da Vinci Engineering Enrichment Program (DEEP), a four-week program held at the University of Toronto, which offers pre-university engineering and science enrichment and research project design opportunities.
Provincial Business Competition:
On Thursday and Friday of last week, Devin Gould, Jayna Green and Sarah Mayo competed in the provincial business competition in Marystown. This competition included 15 of the best business plans in the province. Congrats to Jayna Green on placing third in the province and winning $500.00. Congrats to Sarah Mayo on winning the "People's Choice" award for the most popular project with students, teachers, guests and judges. All three were excellent representatives of Holy Trinity!!
All student athletes and coaches are invited to our annual sports banquet on Thursday, May 26 from 6-8 pm. Subway will be provided as a meal. A dance will follow from 8-10 for all students in the school. Parents are welcome to attend the banquet.
Taylor Manning, a grade 12 student from Holy Trinity High School in Torbay received the prestigious '2016 Peter Mansbridge Positive Change' award in Toronto last week.
Taylor received the award from broadcaster Peter Mansbridge at a Junior Achievement ceremony at the Canadian Business Hall of Fame, along with a $10,000 scholarship.The award recognizes a student's achievements and commitment to use their voice to better their community.This marks the second time this award has been presented to a student from this province.
Thank you to TD Canada Trust for selecting us for a TD Friends of the Environment award. Ms Evans, representing our Science Dept. accepted a cheque for $4800 from the staff at TD Canada Trust on Aberdeen Drive. The money will go towards the construction of a new Outdoor Classroom.
MATH 3208 Placement test
The Memorial University Calculus Placement Test (CPT) will be written on Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Registration for the CPT will open on May 1st, 2016, and close on May 15, 2016. To register, go to: http://www.mun.ca/math/cpt/index.php . If you do not receive a response within 4 days of registering please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
Students who obtain a passing grade on the CPT (50% or higher) will receive credit for MATH 1000 (Calculus I).
Students who are unable to write the CPT on June 4th may write the test given in September, the day before classes start at Memorial. Students are not permitted to take the CPT more than once.
Any questions regarding the CPT may be directed to Tara Stuckless in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Memorial (email@example.com; (709) 864 8914