Academic Challenge League
Academic Challenge is for students in 7th and 8th grade. Holy Trinity School typically fields two teams each consisting of both 7th and 8th grade students, who compete in a quiz show format against other Catholic schools in Lorain County. Prep sessions are held after school on Wednesdays beginning October through December. Matches are held after school at Holy Trinity and competing schools on Wednesdays January through March.
Coding Club is for students in 4th and 5th grade with an interest in computer programming. Students learn about the JAVA language and complete small projects using JAVA blocks. This club meets one Tuesday a month after school.
Mr. Hess's Guitar Lessons
Our very own music teacher and experienced musician, Mr. Matt Hess will be offering guitar lessons for students in grades 3-8.
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Cooking Club is for students in 5th through 8th grade. A monthly menu is published and students sign up each month for one of two Wednesday afternoons to work together and create seasonal edible creations.
Cub Scout Pack 462 & Boy Scout Troop 462
Holy Trinity Parish and School is proud to have its own Cub Scout Pack for students in grades 1-5 and Boy Scout Troop for students in grades 5-12. Both are open to students and parishioners from St. Mary School. Students in Cub Scouts participate in smaller den activities and a larger pack activity each month including the Raingutter Regatta, Pinewood Derby, and two camping trips each year. Boy Scouts meet on Sunday evenings, camp regularly and participate in local council activities. Troop 462 is proud to have had eight scouts earn their Eagle Scout rank in the last three years.
Cub Scouts: Mr. Erich Papesch, firstname.lastname@example.org
Boy Scouts: Mrs. Renee Wilczewski, email@example.com
Drama Club is for students in 4th through 8th grade. All students who audition get a part in the cast or chorus. Rehearsals begin in January and are held after school on Tuesdays and Fridays and then every day the last two weeks before the show. The 2017 show, Peter Pan Jr., will be performed on Friday, March 31st at 7pm and Saturday, April 1st at 2pm at Avon High School.
Eager Engineers (K and up)
Eager Engineers is for students in Grades 1 - 4. Students learn problem solving, math and science concepts while working with Legos, K'nex and CitiBlocs. Classes meet on Tuesdays after school for five consecutive weeks.
Film Club is for students in 6th through 8th grade with an interest in film. Students use iPads to record videos and then edit them using iMovie. Completed projects are shown over the school's morning broadcast. This club meets once a month on Thursday after a school for a learning session and then every Friday during lunch/recess to both film and edit.
History Club is for students in 5th and 6th grade. This club meets once a month on Fridays after school to learn about historical events not covered in the graded course of study, develop a deeper understanding of our government and learn more about our great state of Ohio.
Junior High Choir(6-8)
Junior High Choir is for students in 6th through 8th grade. Students meet regularly during lunch and recess to learn vocal techniques and practice songs together. This group performs at our annual Spring Concert for students in Grades 3-5.
KidzArt is for students in Grades K-4.
Classes meet weekly after school on either Mondays or Wednesdays for five weeks per session to complete exciting new art projects.
Math club is for any 5th through 8th grade student who has a strong interest in math or problem solving. This class meets after school on designated Wednesdays each month. Students explore math topics such as the Fibonacci Sequence, Pascal’s Triangle, Binary Numbers, computer science and logic puzzles. Students can also choose to participate in the Greater Cleveland Council of Teachers Mathematics Problem Solving Contest.
This supplemental math class is for students in 8th grade and covers certain topics more in depth than either the state standards or diocesan curriculum covered in the classroom. This class is helpful to those students preparing to take additional math exams at their high schools in the spring to determine their placement as freshmen. This class meets on select Thursdays after school.
Avon School of Music
The Avon School of Music sends their instructors to Holy Trinity School to teach both group and individual lessons after school. Students are offered lessons in guitar and violin. Students perform before both our Grade K-2 Christmas Concert and our Grade 3-5 Spring Concert.
Small group music lessons will be offered to students in grades 4-8 during the school day. In addition, these small groups will meet before or after school as a large group (full band). Check back for more information.
Peer Tutoring is provided by 8th grade students to any grade level student needing assistance in any subject. This group meets on Fridays after school.
Power of the Pen
Power of the Pen is for students in 7th and 9th grade who have an interest in creative writing. Students meet after school or during lunch/recess on Mondays to practice writing stories in response to a creative prompt. Students compete in a district competition and can qualify for regional and statewide competitions.
Science Olympiad Team
Holy Trinity fields a varsity and junior varsity team of 7th and 8th grade students to compete in the St. Ignatius Science Olympiad. Students typically choose to compete in two of the fifteen testing and building events that align with their interest. Prep sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays after school in October and November and the competition is usually held on a Saturday in late November.
Scrapbooking and More
Scrapbooking and More is for students in 5th through 8th grade. This club meets once a month on Tuesdays after school to either make a seasonal craft or complete individual scrapbooking pages.
Holy Trinity School Ski Club is for students aged 8 to 18 and takes place on five Friday evenings in January and early February at Brandywine. Ski Club includes a once-a-week snow/lift ticket, rental equipment (if applicable), 5 one hour weekly lessons with a certified instructor, and free skiing/snowboarding for the remainder of the season on Fridays at no additional cost as well as four Value Passes for skiing at Alpine Valley, Boston Mills or Brandywine. Only students in 5th through 8th grade can also choose to ride the bus to and from the school for an additional fee. Others must provide their own transportation.
Peers elect officers and representatives from each class in 4th through 8th grade to be members of our student council. These students meet regularly during lunch/recess to plan school activities that build our school community including Red Ribbon Week, Veteran's Day Ceremony, Catholic Schools week, Candy Gram Sales and the Junior High Dance.
Invention League is for students in 4th and 5th grade. Students research and identify a specific problem to solve. They design and make their own invention and learn how to market it. They will participate in an Invention League in Fair in February and can qualify for state and local competitions. This club meets on most Wednesdays and Thursdays after school, December through
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