Holy Trinity CHS Weekly Bulletin

October 1st, 2018

The Mission and Vision of Holy Trinity Catholic High School


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.


Guided by the Holy Spirit in a Catholic environment Holy Trinity seeks to empower every student to graduate with superior academic knowledge, maturity, and confidence founded in Christian values for the achievement of life long success.

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At Holy Trinity Catholic High School we believe communication between the school and community is crucial to making our students successful. This Weekly Bulletin will detail any announcements and events that are taking place the upcoming week. Please look for this bulletin on Monday mornings to be sent to your email address on file.

EIM training

Ethics and Integrity Ministry (EIM) In an effort to protect our children, the Diocese of Austin mandates that all individuals who have contact with our children must be in compliance with the Ethics and Integrity in Ministry Policy, which equips each of us with the tools and knowledge to protect our children from possible abuse and perpetrators. All parents MUST complete this process to volunteer at the school.

Registration is required through the Diocesan. In order to register for an EIM Workshop, you must first complete the volunteer application, “eAppsDB”. Once you have attended the workshop please submit a copy of the certificate to the school office. This workshop is for new parents and those who are in need of the refresher course.

Our Lady of Guadalupe

We are excited to announce our new high school discernment dinners at Our Lady of Guadalupe! The first dinner will be Thursday October 11th at 7pm in the parish rectory. Men of high school age with an interest in the priesthood are invited to join others for evening prayer, dinner and discussion. Please call the parish office for more information at 254-773-6779

Volunteers needed for the St. Joseph's Fest-of-All, October 14th

My name is Angela Inman and I am the President of the Knight Cappers. We will have a funnel cake booth at the festival and need 2 or 3 students starting at 2pm until clean up around 5:30pm (they would help take tickets, take funnel cakes from those cooking and put powdered sugar to give to the customer, may do some back and forth walking to get additional supplies, clean dishes, and help with our clean up after we are out of mix around 5:30 pm. I would be willing to write a community service or volunteer letter to help them with any hour requirements they might have. I would ask that they are 15 or older because of the heavy lifting we may need help with and they will be around the hot oil we are cooking with. We wouldn’t ask them to do any cooking but wouldn’t stop them if they were willing, able, and old enough.

Athletic Service Hour Opportunity

Hello Celtics!

Our sports season is at hand! If you are looking to be more involved here at Holy Trinity and/or you need service hours, please consider being part of the concession stand or a gate worker at our home games. Please contact Jordanna Richesin for more information. GO CELTICS!


Students and Staff: Our upcoming Library Book Challenge is to read any "Thriller, Suspense, or Mystery" This challenge is "dying" for you to complete it! I have some titles displayed and ready for you to choose if you dare!

Promotion runs through Oct 31st. Earn Mrs. Boothby's baked goodies!

Last call for any feathers for an inspiring display! Thank you for all your help in coloring and adding uplifting words. Your words touched my heart! Special thanks to Mrs. Hargrave and her class for preparing feathers! Watch for the upcoming display!

The library is open to students Monday and Wednesday mornings between 8 AM and the first bell. Students can also come by those mornings and pick up a lunch pass, to come visit the library after they finish eating. With teacher permission, you are welcome to visit the library at any other time.

It's also a nice option to log onto our library catalog via the school website, under Academics. Take your time searching and see our latest selections.

Lil' Celtics!

Come cheer the Holy Trinity Celtics to VICTORY at home football games!

With the purchase of Lil’ Celtics T-shirt, your child will enjoy the following:

Free admission to every home game (6 games)

9/07: St. Joseph Catholic HS

9/21: Bryan Allen Academy

9/28: Jonesboro HS (Family Night)

10/19: Victoria Faith HS (Homecoming)

10/26: Our Lady of the Hill HS

11/02: Waco Live Oak HS (Sr. Night)

Free snow cone at every home game

Run on the field behind the Celtic football team (report to the south goal posts by 6:45 p.m.)

** Contact Ms. Brogan for more details at ibrogan@holytrinitychs.org or 254-771-0787 **

Many know that Holy Trinity would not be here today without the incredible faith of Fr. Charlie. So because many members of our community never knew Fr. Charlie during his lifetime, we are launching an initiative to "introduce" him through the memories of those who did. Our first post is written by Mrs. Donna Reilly who has been with the school since it's very beginning. We invite you to check it out, and stay tuned for more to come!

Senior Class News:

Congratulations to Ireland! Abilene Christian University has offered her the Royce L. Money Chancellor's Award for Academic Excellence Scholarship valued at $17.000 per year and $68,000 for four years.

Congratulations to Corinna! She has been accepted to Abilene Christian University and offered the merit-based John C. Stevens Award for Academic Excellence valued at $15,000 per year and $60,000 for four years.

Congratulations to Vanessa! Abilene Christian University has offered Vanessa the Academic Excellence Scholarship valued at $14.000 per year and $56,000 for four years.

Student Life:


A great 2 weeks for our cross country team. Yesterday the girls' team finished 4th place led by Abby Rockwood 5th place Sydney Jolly 13th . The boy's team was led by David Duncan 9th place. Last week our girls' varsity team finished 3rd led by Abby Rockwood 5th place and the boy's team had both members do well. Nathan Orf finished 17th and David Duncan finished 23rd. Go Celtics!!!


Very proud of our FACT team! We took 2nd at the Princeton Tournament today. Way to go Celtics!

Holy Trinity FCA club is proud to announce that FCA is sponsoring FCA Gameday with Baylor Football. On Saturday, October 6th, 2018, Baylor University is hosting Kansas State University. For $30 you can reserve a ticket, a t-shirt, and a meal and drink voucher.

Week of October 1st-7th


Monday, Oct. 1st

  • Monday schedule
  • Uniform- regular uniform
  • Liturgy of the Word- 9:35 in the chapel
  • Family groups during 9th period

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd

  • Tues/Thurs class schedule
  • Uniform- regular uniform
  • Praise and Worship- 9:40 in the Chapel
  • Study hall 9th period

Wednesday, Oct. 3rd

  • Wednesday class schedule
  • Uniform- regular uniform
  • Saints- 9:40 in the chapel
  • Family meeting 9th period

Thursday, Oct. 4th

  • Tues/Thur class schedule
  • Uniform- spirit wear
  • Rosary-9:35 am in the chapel
  • Study hall 9th period
  • Volleyball vs. San Juan Diego, 5:30 pm

Friday, Oct. 5th

  • Friday Mass class schedule
  • Uniform- mass dress uniform
  • Mass at St. Mary's- 8:15 am
  • School picture retakes

Saturday, Oct. 6th

  • HT cross country meet, 8 am

Upcoming Events:

October 8th- No school, staff in-service day

October 14th-21st- Homecoming Week