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High Tech High School

High Tech High School

  1. Posted on June 6, 2018

On Thursday, 31 May a reporter and film crew from the Today Tonight show on Channel 7 spent the afternoon with some students in our VR lab. During his interview, Mr Bill Cooper, who teaches Aviation at Trinity, discussed how virtual reality allows students to become completely immersed in a subject. In the case of aviation, incorporating VR allows students to experience what it truly feels like to fly a plane....

  1. Academics High School STEM

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Exploring virtual reality in the classroom

  1. Posted on May 17, 2018

In 2017, Trinity expanded their STEM offerings by creating an Aviation course for Year 11 students. This course was the first at the College to incorporate VR into the classroom, providing a safe testing environment for the students and allowing them flight time and necessary simulation experience in a classroom setting. The Aviation course was so popular with students that in 2018 the College decided to offer Aviation as an ATAR subject....

  1. Academics High School Middle School STEM

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2018 Unfair Day

2018 Unfair Day

  1. Posted on May 10, 2018

Every year in May, in honour of Edmund Rice Day, Trinity College staff and students join together in a carnival atmosphere to raise funds for projects in India and to remember the work of Blessed Edmund Rice. This year's Unfair Day was different in that the whole day was devoted to the cause, with the first part of the day focusing on Christian Service, and the second half focusing on fundraising. The day began with Christian Service assemblies....

  1. Christian Service EREA Faith Fundraising High School Junior School Middle School

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Welcome to Term 2!

Welcome to Term 2!

  1. Posted on May 1, 2018

What a busy start to Term 2! First thing this morning Mr Banks and the Chair of the Trinity College Parent Council, Mr Leon Jennings ('78) met to congratulate Julie Culverwell, the winner of the 2018 Parent Council Tuition Fee Raffle. Julie was presented with a cheque in the amount of $14,560.00, to cover her son's tuition fees for 2018. This year over 500 tickets were sold, and all of the money raised will go towards improvements to McCabe Court....

  1. Back to School

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Trinity College celebrates academic success with 2017 NAPLAN results

Trinity College celebrates academic success with 2017 NAPLAN results

  1. Posted on March 7, 2018

ACARA is responsible for Australia's national reporting program, including the My School website. The My School website is updated annually with the previous year's NAPLAN results. Trinity College has been acknowledged as one of the 60 schools in WA demonstrating substantially above average gain in student reading and/or numeracy achievement, as measured by NAPLAN, as students progress from Year 3 to Year 5 and from Year 7 to Year 9....

  1. Academics Junior School Middle School

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2018 Prefects initiate anti-bullying campaign

2018 Prefects initiate anti-bullying campaign

  1. Posted on February 21, 2018

The student-led “Get on the Team” campaign urges students to get on the team with their words and actions, reminding each of them what they stand for as a Trinity College student. Head Prefect Jeremy Hansen said, “It is no secret that bullying is an ever-present feature of high school life across Australia and we as Prefects believe a different approach must be taken to try and reduce this massive issue....

  1. bullying High School

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Trinity Volleyball finishes 5th in Australia!

Trinity Volleyball finishes 5th in Australia!

  1. Posted on January 31, 2018

After winning the State Schools Championships, the Trinity top team qualified for the Open Honours Division. Only schools who have come first or second are allowed to compete in this division and is largely occupied by schools with specialist volleyball programmes. The game schedule was gruelling with two untimed games each day. After the first two days we managed to qualify for the medal rounds by being in the top 6 teams of the competition....

  1. Sport

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Congratulations to the Class of 2017 on WACE Results

Congratulations to the Class of 2017 on WACE Results

  1. Posted on December 23, 2017

In 2017, 131 Trinity students were awarded an ATAR, with 53 of those students (40% of our ATAR candidates) achieving an ATAR of 90 or higher, which places them in the top 10% of the nation. Another 34 students (26% of our ATAR candidates) achieved an ATAR of between 80 and 90, which means that 66% of our ATAR students gained an ATAR that would give them entry to UWA. At a glance; 40% of ATAR ...

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Trinity College student selected for STEM summer school

Trinity College student selected for STEM summer school

  1. Posted on December 4, 2017

Lachlan is one of only 105 students from across Australia to be selected to attend one of the three 2017/18 summer schools. Lachlan will attend the summer school which will take place in Adelaide in January 2018.   ASSETS is part of a broader Indigenous STEM Education Project funded by BHP Billiton Foundation and delivered by CSIRO. www.csiro.au/indigenous-education....

  1. Aboriginal Education Academics STEM

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Year 10 Students Prepare for Nepal

Year 10 Students Prepare for Nepal

  1. Posted on November 6, 2017

This service expedition to Nepal is a first for Trinity College students and it is a way for the boys to experience ‘travelling’ in the safety of a group whilst developing leadership skills, resilience, a real appreciation for different cultures, and most importantly, giving to others less fortunate than themselves. Working together with the company Antipodeans, this expedition was offered to the Year 9 cohort at the end of 2016....

  1. Christian Service Fundraising

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Year 8 students support Starlight Foundation

Year 8 students support Starlight Foundation

  1. Posted on November 1, 2017

This occasion marked the culmination of the fantastic Year 8 Christian Service effort lead by the PCG Councillors who organised a sausage sizzle, amongst other smaller activities, to raise funds for the Starlight Children's Foundation. The mission of the Starlight Foundation is to brighten the lives of seriously ill children and their family. This cause is close to the hearts of the Year 8 boys, ...

  1. Christian Service

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Trinity College hosts 2017 Philosothon

Trinity College hosts 2017 Philosothon

  1. Posted on October 31, 2017

A Philosothon is an annual competition wherein students explore philosophical and ethical issues. At a Philosothon, school-aged students are assessed by University-based professional philosophers and score highly where they demonstrate rigour and clarity of thought. An essential component of a Philosothon is the pedagogical model for teaching Philosophy to young people called a Community of Inquiry....

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