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Holy Trinity News

September 22, 2022

WESTFIELD – Holy Trinity School opened the 2022-23 school year on September 8 on the newly resurfaced playground with returning students and new families. At one of the first celebrations of the school year, all grades participated in celebrating International Day of Peace. Also known as World ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - The new school year has started at Holy Trinity, and it looks like they are ready for the new year. The mission of Holy Trinity School (336 1st Street, Westfield), a faith based community, is to educate our students to actualize their full, individual potential both ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Holy Trinity School in Westfield celebrated its graduation for eighth grade students on Friday, June 3. During the event, the Class of '22 performed a reflection of their time at the school, diplomas and awards were given out, and a benediction was given by Fr. Anthony ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Holy Trinity School in Westfield held its annual May Crowning ceremony honoring Mary, the Blessed Mother, on Friday, May 20, 2022.  Second-graders attended dressed in their first communion dresses and suites, while the soon-to-graduate eighth grade class came in jackets and ties ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Students at Holy Trinity School are showcasing their talents in music, art, and drama this spring after a hiatus of two years.  On Apr. 6, students in the school instrumental program, under the direction of music teacher Mrs. Samantha Gambuzza, played a concert for the school ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Each school year, a member of the graduating class is chosen as the Outstanding Catholic School Graduate. The criteria includes enrollment in the school for at least the last two years, displaying superior academic achievement, and exemplifying Catholic values in word and ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- January was a month of accolades for several students at Holy Trinity School. To honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., many students sent in essays, poems, and art work for the 2022 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest sponsored by the Westfield Township Committee. Two of our students, ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Holy Trinity School students from kindergarten to eighth grade showcased their instrumental and singing skills in the return of the annual Christmas show on Dec. 7. The show, which ran an hour and ten minutes, was orchestrated and led by music teacher Samantha Gambuzza.  The ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Seventh and eighth grade students walked to the World War I Monument on North Avenue to participate in the annual Veterans Day Celebration on November 11. Student Council co-presidents, Declan Corrigan and Frances Studer, spoke to the crowd of veterans, supporters, and dignitaries, ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ - Avery Fiermonte, a fourth grade student at Holy Trinity School, was on a mission. One of her brothers suffers with a rare condition called Hereditary Angioedema (HAE). First diagnosed at age 4, her brother is now in his teens.  HAE is life-threatening and affects various parts of ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Students at Holy Trinity School in Westfield celebrated World Peace Day with an outdoor program that featured prayers for peace and songs such as "Let There Be Peace on Earth," led by vocal instructor Samantha Gambuzza. Each grade made peace posters that were paraded through to ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Wednesday, Sept. 8, was the first day of the academic calendar for Holy Trinity School in Westfield. The K-8 students arrived at the school, dutifully posed for pictures for their parents, and got reacquainted with friends. Principal Dr. Adele Ellis led the students in the ...

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WESTFIELD- On Sunday, June 6, Holy Trinity School’s second grade Girl Scouts of Brownie Troop 40839 and two sixth grade Boy Scouts from Troop 73 were honored by The Most Reverend Gregory J. Studerus, Auxiliary Bishop of Newark with Catholic Scouting Awards. The ceremony took place in the Cathedral ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Holy Trinity School placed 2nd overall for the school year in the Union County Catholic School League of Forensics. The league comprises six Catholic elementary schools in Union County. Despite the restrictions imposed by COVID-19. it was a terrific year for the students, both ...

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WESTFIELD-Holy Trinity School placed 2nd overall for the school year in the Union County Catholic School League of Forensics. The league is comprised of six Catholic elementary schools in Union County. Despite the restrictions imposed by COVID-19. it was a terrific year for the students, both ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Students in Holy Trinity start learning to write in cursive in the second half of second grade. As they progress through each grade level, cursive writing is used more than printing.  This year students from grades 3 to 8 participated in the 30th anniversary year of the ...

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WESTFIELD, JN -- On April 20, Mrs. Gribbin’s 7th and 8th Grade Literature students proudly shared poems with their parents in four separate virtual poetry readings. To celebrate April, as “Poetry Month,” and to celebrate the conclusion of the poetry unit, each student selected and presented a ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- All students in Holy Trinity School learn the stories behind Holy Week, starting with Palm Sunday. Some of our youngest students in PreK-3 and PreK-4 had a wonderful visit on Monday, March 22 with Holy Trinity Church pastor, Father Anthony Randazzo, as he shared Jesus’ journey ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ:- As we moved the clock hands forward an hour on March 14, the fifth and sixth grade students of Holy Trinity School participated in the 2021 PI Day Memory Challenge sponsored by Mometrix. Students were asked to recite as many digits of PI as they could in 30 seconds. Although our ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- As the Holy Trinity School community continues to observe Lent by participating in acts of service, the eighth grade students created Easter baskets to be distributed to children who are less fortunate through Saint Joseph’s Social Services in Elizabeth. “We all decided how much ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Celebrating the 100 days of school this year was very special indeed for the students of Holy Trinity. The students in Kindergarten, First and Second Grades celebrated 100 days of in-person full days of school the first week of March. The celebrations included building challenges ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Holy Trinity Students started the Lenten season on Ash Wednesday, February 17, with a prayer service and ashes distributed by Fr. Anthony, Dr. Ellis, Mrs. Green, and Mrs. Skrupskis. Many grade levels and classes have prepared for the Lenten journey with acts of kindness, gratitude, ...

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Holy Trinity School measures student academic performance through the use of NWEA’s MapGrowth testing. MapGrowth, an online standardized testing program, is given three times a year; early October, end of January, and end of May.  The student scores provide real time information on individual ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ-- As part of service for Catholic Schools Week, the students at Holy Trinity School created cards for the military, a senior nursing home, and patients at Children's Specialized Hospital. Grades PreK to Grade 3 created Get well cards for Children's Specialized Hospital. Mrs.

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WESTFIELD, NJ --  The last week of January into the first week of February is National Catholic Schools Week. This year’s theme is, “Catholic Schools: Faith. Excellence. Service.” An Open House by appointment only held on January 31 was well attended. Students will celebrate this week with daily ...

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WESTFIELD - Each school year, a member of the graduating class is chosen as the Outstanding Catholic School Graduate. The criteria includes; enrollment in the school for at least the last two years, displays superior academic achievement, and exemplifies Catholic values in word and deed.  There ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Mrs. Maloney’s sixth grade science classes used the scientific method, deductive reasoning, critical thinking, and a whole lot of fun in this week’s experiment. Students worked together to create good old-fashioned paper airplanes from a variety of different weighted types of ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Holy Trinity School students returned to school on January 4 to find some building upgrades. During the Christmas break, a chairlift was installed for disabled students, new gates for the Watterson Street entrances, and a new fence for the First Street main entrance. The new gates ...

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Holy Trinity School announced the winners of its 7th and 8th grade Trimester Projects, a Shark Tank-like competition in which students present their product ideas, which then are voted on by their peers. The winners were: Emma Jules (8A), who presented Kleanumal products -- wipes, masks and ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Using her talents as a crafts artist and a budding entrepreneur, 7th grader Sierra Warjanka created Christmas ornaments that have been sold at Holy Trinity as a fundraiser. "Teachers and the school community have been buying them. I have mine," said principal Dr. Adele Ellis.

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