Monday, April 24, 2017

Trinity Memo 4.24.17

Students: 

Rev. Laning will lead us in chapel this week Wednesday at 11:30 AM. All are welcome to join us.

ACT test takers are reminded of the approaching registration deadline. You must register by May 5 to take the June 10 test.

All sophomores will be taking the ASPIRE test this week. The test gives a measure of aptitude for college as well as an indication of academic progress for our school. It is only available for sophomores. The freshmen and juniors took the Iowa Assessments earlier this year. Seniors? They are on the home stretch!

General Announcements:

A hearty thank-you to all who contributed to the success of the combined band activities of last Thursday and Friday. Our guests were very appreciative of the hospitality. There were a lot of good friendships made, and the bands of the four schools enjoyed performing together.

Season passes are available for sale for baseball and softball. The prices are listed below. If you would like to purchase a pass you can stop in the athletic office and purchase them during the school day. The passes will also be available to purchase at the first home game.

Season Pass Prices:  Student  $20;  Adult $30;  Family  $75

Trinity Christian is in need of a girls varsity basketball and junior varsity girls volleyball coach for the 2017 season. An Iowa coaching endorsement or authorization is required. Interested persons should contact the athletic director at 712-449-8008 or kvanengen@trinitychs.org.

Monday, April 17, 2017

Trinity Memo 4.17.17

Students: 

We will be having a pizza lunch with our visitors on Thursday. Each student is asked to bring $5 for the lunch (except if they are going to brown bag it for the day). We will be collecting the money on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of this week.

There will be a time of fellowship in the gymnasium for Trinity students and our high school aged guests. This will be after Thursday’s concert until 10:00 PM.   

General Announcements:

Grandparents of Seniors are invited to join us on Tuesday, April 18, for coffee, class visits, a time of singing and noon lunch with the Senior students. Coffee will be served starting at 9:50 with class visits beginning at 10:10.

Four Protestant Reformed high school bands will present a concert at Trinity the evening of Thursday, April 20, at 7:00 PM. Covenant, Heritage (IN), Loveland, and Trinity will perform individual and combined numbers. Trinity has had combined concerts with Covenant before, but this is the first time Heritage and Loveland have been able to join us. We look forward to the event. “Praise Him with the trumpet. Praise Him upon the loud cymbals, praise Him upon the high sounding cymbals…”

Season passes are available for sale for baseball and softball. The prices are listed below. If you would like to purchase a pass you can stop in the athletic office and purchase them during the school day. The passes will also be available to purchase at the first home game.

Season Pass Prices:  Student  $20;  Adult $30;  Family  $75

Trinity Christian is in need of a girls varsity basketball and varsity girls volleyball coach for the 2017 season. An Iowa coaching endorsement or authorization is required. Interested persons should contact the athletic director at 712-449-8008 or kvanengen@trinitychs.org.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Trinity Memo 4.10.17

Students: 

Rev. Engelsma will lead us in chapel on Wednesday, April 12, at 11:30 AM. All are welcome to join us.

Freshmen through juniors will be registering for the fall term of the 2017-2018 school year during this week and next.

There will be a 2:30 dismissal on Thursday. 

Congratulations to Ashley Van Engen for her piano performance on Saturday at the IHS Solo/Ensemble Festival held at HMS.  Her performance merited her a 1 rating.  She represented Trinity well! Continue reading

Monday, April 3

Trinity Memo 4.3.17

Students:

Seniors, we are still missing several students’ senior pictures–please email a jpeg to the office soon!

General Announcements:

Grandparents of Seniors are invited to join us on Tuesday, April 18, for coffee, class visits, a time of singing and noon lunch with the Senior students. Coffee will be served starting at 9:50 with class visits beginning at 10:10. Your Senior student should be contacting you soon with more information!

The Grandparents Day Committee is looking for volunteers to help make and serve the noon meal on April 18th. Please contact Crysta Brummel (605-370-0200) or Kathy Poppema (712-348-5251) if you are willing to help. Continue reading

Monday, March 27, 2017

Trinity Memo 3.27.17

Students: 

Congratulations to Ashley Van Engen, Sydney Brummel, Brooke Van Engen, and Ellie Regnerus for receiving War Eagle Conference academic recognition.

Tuesday, March 28, is Eighth Grade Day. Eighth graders will come to Trinity at 2:00 PM. Parents of the eighth graders may join us from 5:30 – 6:30 PM for a pizza supper. There will then be an information time for the parents. The event should conclude around 7:30 PM.

Seniors are reminded to pay attention to approaching scholarship deadlines.

Students who wish to participate in the Beacon Lights writing contest are reminded of the April 1 deadline. Continue reading