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Tuesday, January 08, 2008

The science programme at TCS got a huge boost as the lab renovation project was completed this week. The new lab opened its doors to students, with state-of-the-art classroom facilities unveiled on the official first day of the new school term.

The renovation includes the installation of six student workstations with appropriate ventilation, a demonstration bench with fume hood,...

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Monday, January 07, 2008

At Tuesday morning's chapel service, Headmaster Stuart Grainger welcomed Senior and Junior School students back to campus, marking the commencement of classes following Christmas break. Before the start of the service, Mr. Grainger took a brief moment to acknowledge the return of chaplain Father Don Aitchison who is back from his three month exchange to Michaelhouse (a boys' school) in South...

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Monday, January 07, 2008

On Monday, January 7th, Headmaster Stuart Grainger welcomed staff returning from the Christmas break by sharing some exciting updates relating to the strategic planning initiative including the commitment to add another Grade 6 class to the Junior School for the 2008-2009 school year, plans to enhance the LeVan Hall theatre and the future building of a green visual arts centre on campus. The...

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Thursday, December 20, 2007

A delighted crowd of proud parents were on hand Tuesday, December 18th as Junior School students presented their annual Christmas concert in LeVan Hall Theatre.

The evening began with the memorable Grade 5 presentation of Amahl and the Night Visitors, the story of a young, crippled boy, and the miracle that cures him. Following an audience sing-a-long of O Come, All Ye...

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Tuesday, December 18, 2007

Christmas break officially began at TCS at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19th. Boarding students are expected to return on Monday, January 7th and all classes will commence on Tuesday, January 8th.

On behalf of Headmaster Grainger, and all faculty and staff, we would like to extend the warmest of holiday wishes to you and your family. We wish you safe travel over the festive season....

Tuesday, December 18, 2007

On Tuesday, December 18th, students, faculty and staff were treated to the sound of holiday cheer as the Trinity Strings played in the School's foyer during the second lunch period.

Led by strings conductor and Junior School faculty member Neil Hunter, the group played Christmas favourites Jingle Bells, Joy to the World, God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Away in a Manger, Jolly Old Saint...

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Monday, December 17, 2007

Despite the harsh winter weather, the 82nd annual Christmas Carol services went as planned with the Trinity College School community joining together in the Memorial Chapel on December 15th and 16th. Two hour-and-a-half long ceremonies were led by the visiting Reverend Canon Alan Smedley with direction from choirmaster Randy Mills.

The beautiful sound of the Johnson Ringers and angelic...

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Thursday, December 13, 2007

On Wednesday, December 12th, the TCS Junior School hosted its 6th annual Christmas Bazaar in the Boulden House assembly hall, raising approximately $3,000.

In addition to the bazaar, a book fair was held in the Junior School library which traditionally generates over half of the proceeds each year. Aside from the always popular raffle items and gift baskets, some of the bazaar tables...

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Thursday, December 13, 2007

The Christmas countdown has begun as members of the TCS family have started making preparations for the holidays.

Staff member Jan Lovekin, assistant to the director of property, and members of the School's property staff have been hard at work decorating the TCS campus and buildings, bringing some true holiday spirit. The old horse-drawn carriage, located in the main foyer, provides a...

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Wednesday, December 12, 2007

By Michael DuBroy, English, Languages & Culture

On Friday, December 7th, Trinity College School hosted the Ontario qualifier for the National Public Speaking Contest, to be held February 8th-12th in Winnipeg, Manitoba. I am at a bit of a loss to understand why people would want to go to Winnipeg in February, but what do I know? We had 40 competitors representing 13...

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