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Mr. Ames’ Article on circeinstitute.org

Would you like to get a taste of what our Rhetoric classes discuss? Check out this article by our own Aaron Ames published on the Circe Institute site.

https://www.circeinstitute.org/blog/not-irksome-toil-delight


Abigail Gay Heading to Nationals

Congratulations to Trinity student Abigail Gay (8th grade) who has been selected to participate in the Broadcom Masters National Science Fair Competition! Abigail’s project received accolades at the district, regional, and state science fairs, and was then selected as one of the top 10% of science fair projects in the country.

 


May Events at Trinity

It’s May, which means a crazy schedule of year-end events! Here is what is going on this month at Trinity:

7 pm, Thursday, May 11: Upper School Spring Concert at the Lower School (Senior parent meeting immediately following)

7 pm, Tuesday, May 16: Upper School Art Show at the Lower School

7 pm, Thursday, May 18: Lower School Night for the Arts at the Lower School

7 pm, Tuesday, May 23: Early Learning Spring Program at the Lower School

6:30 pm, Thursday, May 26: Senior Farewell at the Lower School

7 pm,  Friday, May 27: Graduation at the Lower School

 


Summer Camps at Trinity

2017 Trinity Sponsored Summer Camps

Individual and Team Camps

Archery Camp w/Coach Andy Newman

June 5-9 (Mon-Fri) 9:00 A.M. 12:00 PM $50.00 ($40 for Early Registration – prior to May 20th)

 

Basketball Camp with Justin Taylor www.evolve2perform.com

June 2-3 MS and HS Girls 5:00-8:00 PM (Fri), 9:00-4:00 PM Sat.    $125.00

June 5-6-7-8 (Mon-Thur) Lower School Co-ed 5:00-7:00 PM    $100.00

June 9-10 (Fri-Sat) MS and HS Boys 5:00-8:00 PM (Fri), 9:00-4:00 PM (Sat)   $125.00

Tuesday Player Development Clinic (June 20, 27, July 11, 18 $100.00

 

Soccer Camp w/Coach Paul Valentine and Staff

June 12-16 (Mon-Fri) 6:00-9:00 PM  $75.00  ($65 for Early Registration – prior to June 4th)  Trinity Christian Academy MS and HS Soccer Players only.  Incoming grades 6th through 12th, 6p to 8p, Monday through Friday

 

Volleyball Camp w/Coach Hobson

May 19-20 (Fri-Sat)   LS and MS Girls 5-8 PM (Fri), 10-3 PM (Sat)  $50.00

June 16-17 (Fri-Sat) HS Girls 1-7 PM (Fri), 9-5 PM (Sat)   $95.00

July 21-22 (Fri-Sat) MS Girls 1-7 PM (Fri), 9-5 PM (Sat)    $60.00

 

Other Trinity Summer Camps

Nature Studies Camp (preschool – 6th grade)

Oil Painting with Mrs. Guguler (5th grade – adults)

  •  Details coming soon

Keyboarding Class

  • Details coming soon

Congratulations! LGEC Winners

A team that included three Trinity sophomores won the Lieutenant Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (LGEC) at the regional level, and went on to compete against the top teams in the state. They took third place and were awarded $15,000 in scholarships to share. Trinity also received a $1000 check for their success!

Team members are: Preston Crouch, Zach Kirkendall, Jonathan Tanaka, and Jonathan Harrison (homeschooled).

LGEC

The LGEC is a tiered business pitch competition for all Kentucky high school students grades 9-12. It is intended to introduce students to a realistic competitive business environment, as well as promote business ownership and lifelong learning.

At the LGEC Finals, scheduled for April 29 at the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics in Lexington, the 10 finalist teams will compete for $80,000 in scholarships. The top three teams will split the scholarship funding, which can be used at any post-secondary institution in Kentucky.


Gala: Your Passport to Fun(d)

The Around the World Gala is THE BIGGEST annual fundraising event for Trinity Christian Academy, but we can’t make it work without your help.  Mark your calendars for 6:00 p.m., Thursday, April 20, at the Carrick House and join us for a night that will take you Around the World! Here are ways to get involved:

  • Sponsorship.  To find out more on how to become a sponsor for the Gala, click here.
  • Silent auction donations.  We are currently gathering items for the Silent Auction. The Silent Auction has a large variety of items that will attract your interest.  Did you like to garden? Consider donating a gardening basket.  Do you own a store?  Arts and Crafts?  Do you have a timeshare you are willing to donate? All items will need to have a contract filled out and dropped off to Diana Clark at the Lower School. 
  • Raffle tickets.  Each family should have received 6 raffle tickets in their mailbox. If each family sells the raffle tickets provided, Trinity will receive $80,000! Thanks for helping make this a huge success!

Congratulations French Students

Congratulations to French students Allington Bowling, Grace Taylor, Emily Millard, and Becky Cramer who all did an outstanding job participating in the Kentucky World Language Association State Showcase at the University of Kentucky on March 27!

Allington Bowling took 2nd place overall in the Intermediate Level, and Emily Millard won 2nd place in the Novice Level.

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Congratulations Science Fair Participants

Congratulations to all of our students who participated in the Fayette County Science Fair. Abigail Gay (8th grade) placed third at the regional science fair and has qualified to compete at state. Congratulations!  

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Front Row (L to R): Hannah Broughton, Lyndsay Tanaka, Abigail Stafford, Laura Wallis

Back Row (L to R): Abigail Gay, Sydney Miller, Lauren Thomas, Jacob Leach, Zachary Feller 


Charlie Brown Musical Tickets

Charles Schulz’s beloved comic strip comes to life in the classic musical, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.” The whole gang is here: bossy Lucy, piano prodigy Schroeder, perfectionist Sally, blanket-toting Linus, “blockhead” Charlie Brown, adventurous Snoopy, and even free-floating Woodstock! This is a family-friendly, crowd-pleasing classic. Invite your family, friends, and neighbors!

Show times:

  • 7:30 pm, Thursday, March 16
  • 7:30 pm, Friday, March 17
  • 2 pm and 7:30 pm, Saturday, March 18

The musical will be performed at Sts. Peter and Paul School in Lexington.

Tickets are $15, and are available online at http://tcacharliebrown.brownpapertickets.com.

Online ticket sales will end several hours in advance of each show; however, tickets can be purchased for $15 at the door with cash or check.


See “Screenagers” at Trinity March 7

Are your children scrolling through life with rapid-fire thumbs and a six-second attention span? Physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston discovered that the average kid spends 6.5 hours a day looking at screens. She wondered about the impact of all this time and about the friction occurring in homes and schools around negotiating screen time.

In “Screenagers,” Delaney takes a deeply personal approach as she probes into the vulnerable corners of family life, including her own, to explore struggles over social media, video games, academics, and internet addiction. Through poignant and unexpectedly funny stories, along with surprising insights from authors, psychologists, and brain scientists, “Screenagers” reveals how tech time impacts kids’ development and offers solutions on how adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance.

Join the Trinity community for a viewing of “Screenagers” at 7 pm, Tuesday, March 7, at the Lower School campus in the Fellowship Hall. This event is free. For 
more information about the film, visit www.screenagersmovie.com.


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