On this page you will find the information you need to be prepared before classes start.
Please take the time to watch the orientation videos and read the material linked on this page.
A welcome and orientation message from Head of the Junior School, Mr Mark Dunn.
Years 1-6 Orientation
The booklet offers information at your fingertips, as does this webpage: contacts, maps, transport information, uniform, library services, canteen, music tuition, swimming squads and – important– how to download and register for the Trinity app.
Trinity is committed to a green travel plan and promotes the use of Public Transport options for students and staff. The Summer Hill Campus is 1.5km from Summer Hill station. Many students make use of the Trinity School buses which arrive and depart from the bus stops on Prospect Road outside the School.
Learn more about trip routes, timetables, complete a Trinity Bus application and more on the transport section of the School’s website.
When traveling by car, parents are to use the School’s underground car park for drop off and collection and must follow the School’s Traffic Management plan for the safety of students and the public.
The Midford Uniform Shop will be open for fitting appointments on the following dates;
- Thursday 9th December, Friday 10th December 8:00-4:00, and Sat 11th December 9:00-3:00.
- Monday 13th December – Friday 17th December. 9am -2pm
- Also from Monday 10th January 2022 9:30-3:30 until the start of Term 1 2022.
Due to COVID restrictions, fittings are by appointment only. Make your appointment using the online appointment system (instructions on the School’s Uniform shop page).
Parents will need to sign in on arrival through the Service NSW QR code and provide proof of vaccination for appointments in December.
Please enter via Prospect Road- Chapel gates.
Students in Years 5 to 6 participate in a BYOD Programme and are required to purchase and bring a Chromebook to school every day. Read the Bring Your Own Device webpages for information and Frequently Asked Questions about ICT at Trinity for boys in our Junior School.
Explore the Junior School Co-Curricular webpages, watch some of the videos, and read more about the following in the Orientation PDF booklet:
Music Instrumental Tuition and Junior School Music Programme
An overview of the Junior School Music Programme and how to enrol your son is in the Junior School Orientation booklet.
Information and details on Trinity’s musical instrumental tuition, including how to enrol, is in the Trinity Grammar School online Handbook. Use this online form to register for music tuition (the online form is also accessible via the School’s online Handbook). You will be asked to use your Trinity ICT log in to access.
Sport and activities
Aside from Saturday morning sport for Years 4 to 6 and Friday afternoon sport for Year 3, the School offers a range of voluntary activities, a schedule of which will be distributed at the beginning of the School year. Trinity staff utilise the Trinity app to share sports fixtures and activity updates. Please download the app and set up your preferences, as per instructions on this webpage.
Swimming Squads operate across the week. Contact the Junior School office for details and to arrange an assessment.
Trinity Community Groups
Trinity is proud to have a strong School community consisting of parents, friends, families and alumni. The Junior School has a vibrant parent auxiliary, regular P&F meetings, and Prayer Group.
To learn more, get involved, or request prayer, please visit the community section of our website.
Trinity updates and news
There are a number of ways to stay up-to-date with news at Trinity:
Bookmark this Junior School news page on our website and return to it each weekend during term time. The Weekly Bulletins from the Head Master and Head of Junior School are updated here each Friday from 4pm. The Bulletins contain important updates about week-to-week school updates.
Download and set up your preferences in the Trinity app.
From the app, you can access
- The weekly Bulletin updates from the Head Master, Mr Tim Bowden, and Head of the Junior School, Mr Mark Dunn.
- Sports notices
- Push notifications from the School on urgent updates
- Bus transport updates
- Registering an absence
- .. and more!
As well as via the app, Parents can also view the online School diary here, via the Parent Portal.
Trinity News Magazine
A bi-annual digital magazine that is available in printed form on request, Trinity News is distributed via email at the end of Terms 2 and 4. You can view the latest editions and order a printed copy from the Publications section of the School website.
Please ensure your email address held by the School remains current and updated.
Leave and Absences
Parents use the School app to let us know if their child will be absent from school due to illness. Select the absences tile and complete the form.
Additional requests for special leave (of one full day or longer), either from school or sport, should be addressed to Mr Dunn and sent to the School office. He will then reply to those requests.
Please ensure you put your son’s name and class on all correspondence to the School.