Upper School

UPPER SCHOOLDedicated to Student Success

Our Upper School faculty are committed to nurturing a rich learning environment. They understand the importance of deep content comprehension, providing ample opportunities for dialogue, reflection, discovery, and collaborative learning. With a significant portion of our faculty holding advanced degrees from prestigious universities and Christian institutions, they bring a blend of academic excellence and faith-based teaching to the classroom.

Highlights of Our Faculty:

  • 30% received training in Christian university settings.
  • 40% hold degrees from renowned institutions like UNC or Duke.
  • 15% have achieved terminal degrees in their fields.
  • 67% possess advanced degrees, ensuring expert knowledge and teaching.

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The bond between students and teachers at Trinity is foundational to our ethos. Our community thrives on mutual respect and shared experiences, from academic pursuits to extracurricular activities like Robotics, arts, and athletics. Here, students find a myriad of opportunities to realize their God-given potential in a supportive and vibrant environment.


  • Upper School Athletics

    Trinity’s School’s Varsity athletics program provides three full seasons of interscholastic sports. Our approach centers on character development, a love for the game, and the mastering of fundamental skills.

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  • Arts in Upper School

    Trinity’s arts program fully reflects God’s colorful, vibrant, and varied world. Art and design principles are introduced and built upon as keys to appreciating a wide spectrum of arts and genres. Trinity’s bands and vocal and string ensembles help strengthen musical ability and performance skills while student artwork brightens the hallways throughout campus. Trinity’s performance theater programs present both serious and lighthearted plays and musicals enjoyed by the entire Trinity community.

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  • Athletics

    Athletics extends our mission to the field, emphasizing character development, teamwork, and leadership through sports.

  • Arts

    Our Upper School Arts Program encouraging creative expression through visual arts, music, and theatre.

  • Student Support

    Trinity School's Upper School Student Support Services are dedicated to fostering a nurturing environment.

  • Results

    We celebrate our graduates' achievements, totaling over $18M in scholarships and accolades.

  • Academic

    Explore Trinity Upper School's inquiry-based curriculum, designed for the 21st-century learner.