Skip to content Skip to menu

Academics

Introducing Mr Darren O'Neill

Introducing Mr Darren O'Neill

  1. Posted on October 11, 2018

Mr Burgess showing Mr O'Neill around Trinity Mr O’Neill is currently the Principal at Lumen Christi College, a Catholic secondary school with 1000 students located in the foothills of Perth. He has spent nearly thirty years working in Catholic education, having held leadership positions at Corpus Christi College and CBC Fremantle. Mr O’Neill holds a Degree in Human Movement from the ...

  1. Academics High School Junior School Middle School

Read More

Tips for managing exam stress

Tips for managing exam stress

  1. Posted on September 20, 2018

It’s that time of year again…EXAM TIME! When I asked my son how he felt about it, he said breezily, “I don’t get exam stress.”“Then why do you get moody before tests?” I asked him.“I’m not stressed about my tests, I’m just annoyed with you guys” (his parents and siblings). A friend whose son attends a selective high school told me ...

  1. Academics High School Mental Health Parenting WACE

Read More

Celebrating Academic Success

Celebrating Academic Success

  1. Posted on July 25, 2018

During Tuesday’s Academic Assembly, the head of each year group presented Academic Achievement Awards to students in Years 7-12 who have achieved outstanding Semester One reports. Merit awards were also distributed to students who excelled in their elective subjects. Congratulations to all the students who received these awards! In his first assembly as Headmaster, Mr Kenny reflected on the ...

  1. Academics High School Middle School

Read More

Welcome Mr Kenny!

Welcome Mr Kenny!

  1. Posted on July 17, 2018

Mr Kenny is no stranger to Trinity College! He returns to Trinity after having served as Deputy Principal of the College from 2005-2010. He will be serving as the Acting Headmaster of the College for Semester Two of 2018. Mr Kenny has spent 36 years working in Catholic schools, 12 of those as a Deputy Principal in three different schools (including Trinity), and seven of those as the Principal of CBC Fremantle....

  1. Academics EREA High School Junior School Middle School

Read More

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

Read More

My son won't study!

My son won't study!

  1. Posted on May 24, 2018

I never thought it would happen to me - having a son who flatly said he couldn’t be bothered doing homework. My elder daughter had been a highly motivated “set and forget’’ student. But with my son, increasingly brutal warnings about what his future life would look like if he didn’t bother studying weren’t seeming to have much impact. I thought I had done everything ...

  1. Academics High School Middle School Parenting

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

Academic Excellence and MATHS!

Academic Excellence and MATHS!

  1. Posted on July 27, 2016

IM2C award winners with Dr Sacha De Velle and Mr Rom Cirillo This week, Trinity College celebrated academic excellence. The secondary school came together to congratulate students in Years 7-12 who achieved outstanding results in their first semester studies, and also to acknowledge Years 7-10 semester one elective award winners. One of the highlights of the assembly was the presentation of the ...

  1. Academics Maths STEM Sustainability

Read More

Back to top