Friday Staff Update

Holy Trinity Catholic High School- October 14, 2016

Mission Statement

Holy Trinity Catholic High School seeks to form the Christian Leaders of Tomorrow; we strive to develop the intellect, educate the heart, and form the character of each student by giving witness to Gospel values.

Friday Focus:

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Week of October 17th- October 23rd, 2016

Daily Schedule:

Monday, October 17th

  • Monday class schedule
  • Liturgy of the Word- 9:41 am
  • Seniors from Anatomy and Physiology to Eminent Spine for Tour- 11:30 am
  • Volleyball at Austin Waldorf- 5:30 pm

Tuesday, October 18th

  • Tues class schedule
  • Uniform- non dress uniform
  • Pro-Life Prayer Service- 9:40 am
  • Volleyball vs. Summit Christian Academy- 5 pm

Wednesday, October 19th

  • Wed class schedule
  • Uniform- non dress uniform
  • PSAT Testing until 11:30 am
  • HTCHS Board meeting- 6 pm
  • Family yoga- 6 pm

Thursday, October 20th

  • Thursday Mass class schedule
  • Uniform- Dress uniform
  • Mass- 9:37 (Father James Ekeocha)

Friday, October 21st

  • Mon/Wed class schedule
  • Uniform- spirit wear
  • Adoration- 11:19 am
  • Football at Granbury North Central Texas Academy- 7: 30 pm

Saturday, October 22nd

  • FACT- 12th Annual Trinity Classic- All day

Sunday, October 23rd

  • Bella Sona Fall Concert- 3 pm in Father Davis Chapel


Austin Diocese Pro-Life Day T-Shirt Design Contest

Please share this flyer with all staff and faculty. All students are encouraged to participate. All designs must be submitted by November 15, 2016.

Advancing Our Mission Grant From the Diocese

Advancing Our Mission Grant - Hear Ye! Hear Ye! The Advancing our Mission Grant application is now available. All school personnel are encouraged to apply for the Advancing Our Mission Grant. All grants are due by December 2, 2016. If you received an Advancing Our Mission grant last year, your final report is due byDecember 15, 2016. You must submit your final report in order to be eligible to apply for a new Advancing Our Mission grant. CLICK HERE for the grant application.

Catholic Textbook Project Essay Contest:

The Catholic Textbook Project’s Third Annual History Essay Contest for Catholic students in Grades 5 through 12 has officially launched. This year’s contest runs fromSeptember 13 through submission deadline on Friday, December 16, 2016. Winners will be announced during Catholic Schools Week in early 2017. The essay contest is sponsored by Catholic Textbook Project (CTP), publishers of fresh, highly-praised history textbooks for Catholic students.CLICK HERE for more information

Living the Good News Conference

Living the Good News Conference - Registration for the 2016 Living the Good News Conference of the Diocese of Austin is now open! This conference, to be held on November 5, 2016, provides wonderful opportunities for Catholic school staff to delve into what is means to serve the least among us. Teacher certification credit will be available.

CLICK HERE for the flyer (Spanish and English) with more information.

Celebrating Catholic Schools (CCS) Dinner and Awards Ceremony

The CCS event is Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Hyatt at Town Lake featuring Cardinal Dolan.

Ascension Press Resources

CLICK HERE for Ascension Press' latest video about Tips for Praying with Fr. Mike Schmitz.

Professional Development:

Region 13 Math - There are several opportunities for professional growth in elementary mathematics during the fall of 2016. CLICK HERE to learn more about our workshops, guest speakers, GT update for math, and online fraction course. There's something for everyone!

Free PD: The Way, the Truth, the Life: Freedom in Christ: Sophia Institute, in partnership with the Catholic Schools Office, is offering this free program for school teachers, home-school parents, Catechists and DRE's. The event will he held November 4th from 9 AM - 3 PM, lunch will be provided. In addition, every participant will received a certificate of completion for 6 hours of professional development. CLICK HERE to register.

High School Economics: Economic Indicators

This webinar will present lesson ideas for teaching GDP, Inflation, and unemployment and various ways these economic fundamentals can be presented to students in a manner that they can understand.

Food for Thought:

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