Titan Train 8/23/19

  • Parents - if you do not have (or do not remember) your PowerSchool log in, please contact Pam in the main office at 701.483.6081.  We also highly recommend that you download the PowerSchool app - it is quite handy!
  • Grades 7-12 will begin "Great Teams" and "Late Start Wednesdays" on August 28!
  • Grades K through 6 will begin "Kindness Lessons" in September.  Parents - please ask your elementary students about how they will be focusing on our Core Value of "Kindness" over the course of the 2019-2020 school year.
  • A friendly reminder - Titan Parents, your children, be they seniors or preschool students, will be bringing home lots of important papers in the coming weeks as school begins.  Please ensure you are taking a look at this information on a regular basis!
  • Thank you to Trinity Elementary PTO for providing a coffee treat for our elementary faculty and staff on their professional development day!  
  • Parents, as you drop off your children in the morning, please understand that our doors do not open until 7:45.  Teachers officially begin their day at 7:55, but often come in early for preparation.  Please be respectful of our teachers, and drop off at 7:45 a.m. or later.  Also - please do not park in no-parking zones, especially blocking the parish rectories and residences.  Thank you!
  • During the school year, if your child(ren) should need medication, you must fill out a medication authorization form.  Forms are available at all offices.  
  • We hope to have nice weather for a while, and as a reminder, students may wear shorts in August, September, and October.  Check out Logo Magic or the Gently Used Standard Dress room on the 3rd floor at THS if you need to stock up!
  • Students are encouraged to bring a water bottle to school daily, and elementary students can bring a healthy, nut-free snack.  Click here for a list of snack ideas.
  • As we look to our first full week next week, we have 3 beautiful feast days: the Memorial of St. Monica (8/27), the Memorial of St. Augustine (8/28), and the Memorial of the Passion of St. John the Baptist (8/29).  These are beautiful opportunities to pray for our students and our teachers.  A great prayer to use is the Prayer for my Child's Teacher, found here.
  • Lessons with Fr. Bill will begin next week!  Our Trinity Elementary West students are so blessed to have this great opportunity for interaction with Fr. Bill Ruelle!

Monday 8/26 
8:35 a.m. TEN Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
Tuesday 8/27 - St. Monica
7:30 a.m. Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
8:30 a.m. TEW Mass (Teacher led) @ St. Patrick's
8:35 a.m. TEN Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
Wednesday 8/28 - St. Augustine
9:15 a.m. TJH/THS Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
11:00 a.m. TEN Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
Thursday 8/29 - The Passion of St. John the Baptist
7:30 a.m. Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
8:35 a.m. TEN Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
Friday 8/30
8:30 a.m. TEE Mass (Grade 4) @ St. Wenceslaus
8:35 a.m. TEN Mass in the St. John Paul II Chapel
Confessions are available Tuesday & Thursday 7:00-7:25 a.m. or by request in the St. John Paul II Chapel

TEE/TEW

Monday 8/26
Popcorn Chicken, Buttered Noodles, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
Tuesday 8/27
Hamburger Patty/Bun, Hashbrowns, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
Wednesday 8/28
Spaghetti & Meatballs, Red/White Sauce, Toast, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
Thursday 8/29
Crispitoes, Rice, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
Friday 8/30
Hotdogs/Bun, Chips, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk

TEN/TJH/THS

Monday 8/26
Popcorn Chicken, RIce, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
Tuesday 8/20
Hamburgers, Cheese Slice, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
Wednesday 8/21
Crispitoes, Chips & Salsa, Queso, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
Thursday 8/22
Deli Sub Sandwiches, Fruit, Salad Bar, Milk
​Friday 8/23
Softshell Tacos, Fruit, Juice, Salad Bar, Milk
Parents: you are welcome to join your child for lunch anytime!  Please contact your school office in advance so that we may plan accurately.

Monday, August 26:

  • First Calendar Raffle Drawing - tickets due to the office by noon!
  • 8:30-11:30 a.m. Leadership Dickinson @ Adkins Room
  • 4:00 p.m. JH Football vs. Heart River @ THS
  • 5:15 p.m. C Squad/JV Football vs. Heart River @ THS

Tuesday, August 27:

  • 8:30-11:30 a.m. Leadership Dickinson @ Adkins Room
  • 9:15 a.m. TJH/THS Penance Service

Wednesday, August 28 (Gr. 7-12 Late Start):

  • Gr. 7-12 Late Start
  • Gr. 7-12 Great Teams Begin!
  • 6:30 p.m. Elementary Titan Night for Parents @ TEE, TEW, or TEN

Thursday, August 29:

  • 5:00 p.m. "Meet the Titans" Bring your preschooler or elementary student to meet the Titan Football team!  We will play a bit of football, and interact with the high school football team on the Trinity Practice Football Field.  

Friday, August 30:

  • TBA Varsity Football vs. ?

Saturday, August 31:

  • Varsity VB Tournament @ Hazen

SAVE THE DATE!
September 2-6: Fall Clergy Conference
September 3: Trinity Elementary Parent Night 6:30 p.m.
September 4: Fall Sports Pictures; TJH/THS School Pictures
September 6; Homecoming Football Game 6:00 p.m.
September 7: Trinity Athletic & Fine Arts Boosters Golf Scramble 9:00 a.m.
September 7: Titan Hall of Fame Banquet 5:30 p.m.
September 16: TEE/TEN/TEW Picture Day
September 17: Top 20 Parent Training 7:00 p.m.
September 18: 1:30 Dismissal
September 23-27: TJH/THS Spirit Week
September 26: Gr. 7-12 Parent Teacher Conferences
September 29: President's Club Social 4:30 p.m.
October 12: Trinity Fall Gala Prost!
October 14: Little Caesar's Pizza Sale Begins
October 14: Gr. 7-12 Fall Concert 7:00 p.m.
October 16-18: No School
October 20: Trinity Athletic Booster Breakfast @ St.Anthony Club
October 23: Student Council Blood Drive @ THS
October 27: Trinity Elementary PTO Halloween Dance @ THS

2019-2020 TCS Calendar Raffle is here!

For $25/ticket (a book is $75) you have the chance to win $100, $200, or even $500 each week in our highly popular Calendar Raffle!  Tickets are only available until Monday 8/26 at noon - so act fast to get yours!  Stop by the main office at Trinity Junior High & High School to purchase tickets.  Winners will be published weekly in the Titan Train and in parish bulletins.  Good luck!

Get your tickets to the 2019 Titan Hall of Fame Banquet! This year's inductees include:

  • Fr. Russ Kovash (THS '83)
  • +Deacon Morris Martin
  • Mike & Kathy Kiedrowski
  • 2004 Boys Basketball Team

Click here to reserve your tickets!

  • TEN Parents!  Please join your 5th or 6th grader for Holy Mass during the week.  We are looking for parent readers - please contact Fr. Hochhalter if you are willing to assist these Titan souls!
  • Students in grades 7-12 are selling "Titan Card" discount cards for $20.  Purchase one from any student, or stop by the THS office to pick one up!
  • 7th & 8th Grade Parents: click here to read Miss Grinsteinner's letter to you about Snack Shack!
  • We are looking for volunteers in several areas (see below).  Please call 701.483.6081 to sign up!
    • TEE Lunchroom Assistant Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays from 11:00-12:15 p.m. TEW Lunchroom Assistant Tuesdays and Thursdays.  This person will help with serving and other kitchen duties, and will receive lunch credits.
    • Ticket Takers for varsity football, elementary basketball, and 7-12 volleyball Click Here
    • Fall Gala (class projects, misc. help)
  • Dickinson Fall Soccer League registration is open!  Click here for details.
  • Need some new Titan gear?  Check out our newly updated Titan Emporium Online Store!  You can pick up at Logo Magic, or ship it to our out-of-town Titans!  
  • Did you see Fr. Hochhalter's video about "Great Teams"?  It's a great new initiative at Trinity Junior High and High School for the 2019-2020 school year!
  • Trinity Catholic Schools is hiring!  We are looking for a Resource Room Paraprofessional at Trinity Junior High and High School.  We're also looking for substitute teachers - all grades!  Click here to view open positions.

  • We are looking for Trinity Extended Care (TEC) workers at TEE and TEW.  This is a great part-time job for parents and  high-school students!  Call Emilee at 208.766.3830 if you're interested!

Weekly Win: Our AWESOME Summer Maintenance Crew!

Mitch Kuntz (THS '74) had quite the crew of helpers this past summer.  There was no shortage of personality (as you can see above!) but they did an amazing job of cleaning, fixing, and organizing things in our school buildings.  When you see Mitch and our incredible crew, be sure to thank them for their hard work to make our school great!

Trinity Catholic Schools is generously supported by the four Catholic parishes in Dickinson:

Church of St. Joseph
Church of St. Patrick
Church of St. Wenceslaus
Church of Queen of Peace

as well as Bishop David D. Kagan and the Diocese of Bismarck.

Trinity Catholic Schools
810 Empire Road  | Dickinson, North Dakota 58601
(701) 483-6085 | deann.scheeler@k12.nd.us

Contact Steve Glasser, TCS President, to learn more about planned giving options:
701.483.6083 or steve.glasser@k12.nd.us 

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