Holy Trinity High School
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School Announcements

  • A reminder to all Allied Youth members attending Kickoff this weekend to bring warm clothes, blankets and pillows. The bus will be leaving at 11:30 and all members should meet by the library at 11:00 tomorrow. Also, anything you are bringing with you may be left in the corner of the library by the round table.
  • Students in Grade 9 who are taking part in the Canadian Roots Tour from November 10-15 and traveling to Quebec City, Montreal and Ottawa are reminded that there will be a Parent AND Student meeting next Wednesday, October 26th at 7:30 in the school gym. All travelers MUST attend, as we will be down to only 2 weeks before the trip. At least one parent or guardian should be at the meeting as well.
  • Please put this on your calendars at home, put reminders in your phones... don't forget about the meeting on Wednesday evening for the Canadian Roots Tour. Thank you...Only 20 days to departure!!
  • Final Grade 7 Boys Basketball tryouts are this Sunday, October 23rd, from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at the Holy Trinity Elementary School.
  • Junior youth service program is having an outreach on Saturday. For More information visit the information table at lunch time near the cafeteria.

  • Any student who would like to get volunteer hours for their Career course should check in with Mr. Brenton regarding Recycling. Recycling takes place in the cafeteria after school on Thursday. If you don’t need, hours but just want to help save your planet you should drop by as well.


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The Department of Education will be offering a full slate of supplementary exams for November 2016.
The purpose of the exams at this time of year is to offer students one last chance to upgrade or graduate to meet postsecondary entrance requirements for January and to improve graduation status. As such, they will not be expanding the schedule beyond the 4 evenings traditionally used plus the one extra evening for the English 3201 listening. This essentially means that students may write only 1 science exam during this exam session and one world study or the Francais during this exam session.

Registration forms will be available at this link:

Curriculum Night will take place Thursday, September 22 at 7Pm in the school gym all parents are invited to attend. See you there.

Memo: Administrative change at Holy Trinity High School

Effective Monday, September 19, Ms Fiona Higdon will assume the duties of Principal of Holy Trinity High School for the remainder of the school year. Ms Higdon has recently served as Assistant Principal of Holy Heart of Mary High School in St. John’s, and from 2011-2013 was an Assistant Principal at Holy Trinity High School. 

Ms Higdon will replace our current Principal Mr Andrew Hickey. Mr Hickey will assume new responsibilities with the Newfoundland & Labrador English School District.

Bus routes for September 2016 now posted above. Click on the school bus icon.

Junior High School Supply List

Senior High School Supply List

Supplementary exams for non-public exam courses:
Will take place at the school on Monday, September 13 for Science and Social Studies;
Tuesday, September 14 for Math;
Wednesday, September 15 for English.

Students are to register at the school main office between September 7 - 9. A fee of $35 must accompany the registration form.

High School Transcripts were sent out Thursday, July 21. Information on Supplementary Exams can be found on the Dept of Education website. Students may also email Mr Hickey (andrewhickey@nlesd.ca) if there are any questions.

June 2016 School Newsletter

The school main office will close on Friday, June 24 at 3:00 pm and will re-open Sept. 1 at 9:00 am.

Please see HTH Events Calendar icon (to the right) for important dates for 2016-2017 - including holidays!

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 A


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!!

Athletic Banquet

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.

chool Council Meeting

  • The May School Council meeting will take place Wednesday, May 25 at 7:00 PM.


Taylor Manning, a grade 12 student from Holy Trinity High School in Torbay received the prestigious '2016 Pet

Taylor Manning

er 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.


April School Newsletter

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 mathugrad@mun.ca .

 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 (mathugrad@mun.ca; (709) 864 8914



2016 Public Exam Preparation Classes (8 week program)

The Newfoundland and Labrador English School District will be offering an eight week Public Exam Preparation Program from

April 18th to June 9th 2016.  Classes for this program will be scheduled twice a week on Monday and Thursday evenings from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Gonzaga High School, Smithville Crescent, St. John’s. If the need is sufficient, the following courses will be offered: Math 3201, Math 3200, English 3201, Biology 3201, Chemistry 3202 and Physics 3204.

A telephone and on-line registration process for this program will occur from Thursday, April 7th to Thursday, April 14th.  You can register for the program by either calling or emailing Brenda Hickey: 758-2700 or brendahickey@nlesd.ca.

Participants will be required to pay the required fee of $185.00 during the first week of classes for any courses offered.  The method of payment is Cash/Debit/Visa/Mastercard.  Please note that personal cheques will not be accepted.




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