Monday, November 27, 2006

Quebecois magician Marc Tardif visited TCS yesterday to put on a performance in LeVan Hall Theatre for French language students in grades 7 -12.

His completely bilingual performance was well received with an overwhelming amount of students wishing to be participants in the magical experience. TCS faculty member Heather Maxted was picked from the audience and Mr. Tardif proceeded to read...

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Thursday, November 23, 2006

Trinity College School students, faculty and staff have once more raised close to $18,000 for the annual Terry Fox Run in support of cancer research.

Contributing to the grand total, the Junior School alone raised over $6,000. Bickle House was awarded a ""Timbit"" party recognizing the most individual participation from a house, and a pizza party was awarded to Rigby House for the most...

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Wednesday, November 22, 2006
"Watch actors receive A Few Good Haircuts

A limited number of tickets are still available for the TCS fall production of A Few Good Men as actors and stage crew prepare for the Thursday night performance at LeVan Hall Theatre. The production runs through to Friday, November 25th. Thursday's performance begins at 7:30 p.m. concluding with...

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Tuesday, November 21, 2006

On Friday, November 17th, TCS faculty members participated in a series of technology information and training sessions geared towards the uses of technology in the classroom and beyond. The series of six sessions explored the latest trends of wikis, blogs and podcasting, as well as instructional sessions on Microsoft Movie Maker and the Smartboard interactive whiteboard.

Big Wacko...

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Monday, November 20, 2006
Click on this icon to see videos of fall sports in action.

On Friday, November 17th, Trinity College School's fall athletic awards were presented in the LeVan Hall Theatre. The seasonal ceremony saw athletes receive awards recognizing...

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Monday, November 20, 2006
" Click this icon to see photos from the Oxford cup

On Saturday, November 18th, Trinity College School students, parents, alumni and staff gathered on campus in Port Hope to participate in this year's 110th Annual Oxford Cup.

The 5 km race, routed...

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Thursday, November 16, 2006
The TCS Bigside boys' volleyball and Bigside girls' basketball teams are advancing to their respective OFSAA championship tournaments after two big wins on November 16th.

With home court advantage, the Bigside girls' basketball team defeated Hillfield Strathallan 44-27, clinching their berth in the OFSAA championships to be held later this month. Led by high scorers Hailey Swift (16...

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Monday, November 13, 2006

On the first weekend of November, participants in the Duke of Edinburgh programme descended on the Warsaw Caves Conservation Area to partake in the activity known as cave exploration. The participants were led by associate faculty member Nick Babiuk, who guided them through the more than 800 metres of caves. Cave exploring, or caving, is the recreational companion of speleology, which is the...

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Sunday, November 12, 2006

Just prior to Remembrance Day, TCS book club members visited the Royal Canadian Air Force Memorial Museum located in Trenton, Ontario, the only such museum devoted to the entire history of the nation's military aviation efforts. The trip was led by librarian Shelagh Straughan, and was intended to complement current book selections the club members are reading.

The museum displays...

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Thursday, November 09, 2006
On Tuesday, students from each grade in the Junior School did a phenomenal job of capturing the spirit of Remembrance Day in a special assembly.

With the hymn Abide with Me playing in the background we watched as a young soldier made the decision to enlist in the Canadian Army and head overseas in World War II. His decision to answer the call of duty not only sent him to...

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