Upper School Back to School
All new-to-Trinity Middle and Upper School parents are cordially invited to a Welcome to Trinity reception at the home of Chip and Desirée Denton on Thursday, August 23, from 5:30–7:00 p.m. Kindly RSVP to Desirée Denton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upper School Orientation | Monday, August 20
10:00 a.m. • Ninth Grade Book Pickup | 2nd Floor Upper School
10:15 a.m. • Grades 10–12 Book Pickup | 2nd Floor Upper School
10:30 a.m. • Ninth Grade Welcome | The HUB
11:15 a.m. • Grade 10–12 Welcome | The HUB
12:00 noon–1:00 p.m. Info Fair | South Building Porch
12:15–1 p.m. • Upper School Lunch | All Students and Faculty | Blue Gym
(Please note: This event is for Upper School students and faculty only. There will be other food trucks available for Upper School parents on campus.)
Info Fair tables: Lower School, Athletics, School Nurse, Athletic Trainer, Business Office, Trinity Clubs, Trinity Parent Organization, Trinity Neighborhood After-school Program, Veracross Parent Portal, Trinity Music and Band, School and College Counselors, Trinity Fund, Head of School, Student Learning and Support Services, and Hot Lunch.
The Upper School launches the new year with our fall class trips. In almost all cases, advisors and their advisees participate on the same trip. The seniors leave for their trip on Tuesday, August 21, and all others depart on Wednesday, August 22. All four grades return by late afternoon Friday, August 24. Allison Haile, Assistant to the Director of Upper School, will email parents on Friday, August 24, with information about each trip’s actual return time. Please help us uphold our no-cellphone policy and ensure that your student leaves his or hers at home.
Freshmen: Rockfish Camp, near Fayetteville, NC
Sophomores: Camp Munda Vista, Sophia, NC
Juniors: Camp Albemarle, near Morehead City, NC
Seniors: Camp Tekoa, Hendersonville, NC (leaving Tuesday)
All students will need sleeping bags, modest swimsuits, and knock-around clothes (Trinity’s dress code applies).
Departure Dates and Times
Tuesday, August 21
Grade 12 departs for Camp Tekoa
Wednesday, August 22
Grade 10 departs for Camp Living Water
Grade 11 departs for Camp Albemarle
Grade 9 departs for Rockfish Camp