PARENTAL BULLETIN – 29 NOVEMBER 2019

NOVEMBER 2019

THS APPRENTICESHIPS

Did you know Trinity High School offers apprenticeships? They start in September each year, if you or your child are interested, to find out more information please go to our website. You will find it under Students/THS Apprenticeships or use this link: http://www.trinity.worcs.sch.uk/index.php/ths-apprenticeships/

CHRISTMAS CONCERT

Christmas concert on the 11th December at 7.00pm. Tickets available from the Finance Office. Please see the attached poster.

CHRISTMAS LUNCH

Wednesday 18th December. Please see the attached poster.

CHRISTMAS JUMPER DAY

Friday 20th December – watch this space for more details!

CONTACT DETAILS

Can parents/nominated contacts please be aware that if your contact details change please can you remember to let school know in case of emergencies. Also, the standard reminder about contacting school on each morning of absence. Thanks

ATTENDANCE

Please ensure your child attends school every day on time. If for any reason they are going to be absent, please notify the attendance office via 01527 585859 option 1 or the school gateway app www.schoolgateway.com with a reason. If your child has a medical appointment during the school day, please ensure you let the Attendance Office know in advance where possible.

FUNDRAISING

The Trinity Rainbow Alliance are raising money for World Aids Day which takes place on 1st December, selling red ribbons for the ‘Rock the Ribbon’ Campaign. The total amount of money raised will go to NAT (National Aids Trust). Any donations still appreciated until end of term. Students can give any donations in an envelope to their form tutor.

HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE

Health and Social Care catch-up will be back to Wednesday’s in room 43 with Mrs Cadman finishing at 4.15pm due to the darker nights.  All welcome.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Photography catch-up for GCSE/A-Level at 3.05pm -4.05pm Tuesday after school and Monday lunch.

NEW: Studio sessions available to book after school or at lunchtime with Mrs Douglas – come and use our studio equipment to catch the perfect shot!

In our drive to broaden our vocabulary, please find our new T2 Word of the week – EQUATE:

  • He equates that brand with good quality clothing (verb).
  • In today’s money, that equates to more than £10 million (verb).
  • The price of sprouts this Christmas will change to equate supply and demand, especially after all this rain (verb).

Vocab Builder Word of the Week: ‘sempiternal’ – adj, of never-ending duration.

Quote of the Week: ‘Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.’ – William Ward, writer.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

11 December New date for our Christmas Concert
19 December Annual Presentation Evening
20 December Reports issued – All years
20 December Break up for Christmas at 1.25pm
23 Dec 2019 – Fri 3 Jan 2020 Christmas Break
6 January 2020 School resumes as normal at 08.45am
14 February Teacher Education Day – school shut to students