K-8 General Information

 

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Trinity Academy opened a new K-8 school in 2016-17. The facility is located just south of the existing high school on Founders Circle.

The main features of the school are as follows:

  • A preparatory school, offering accelerated K-8 classes.
  • Spiritual formation and Biblical integration — students will focus on the development of formative spiritual habits like daily Bible reading, prayer and journaling. All classes will be taught through a biblical framework, and daily Bible instruction is a core subject.
  • Small class sizes – approximately 16 per class.
  • Phonics – explicit phonics instruction.
  • Developmental approach – multi-sensory teaching methods.
  • Foreign language – Spanish K through 4th grade, Latin for 5th and 6th grade, and high school Spanish 1 in 7th and 8th grade.
  • Athletics – Interscholastic middle school teams: football, track, cross country, volleyball, basketball and cheerleading. Intramural sports for younger grades.
  • Fine arts — vocal music, band, visual arts and drama.
  • Special needs instruction for students who struggle academically as well as gifted students.
  • Extended Care in both morning and afternoon.
  • A natural playground to encourage creativity. Daily recess i grades K-8.
  • Facilities include 13 classrooms, a commons, music room, science room, library, kitchen and offices.

Enrollment is currently limited to one or two sections of approximately 16 students per grade. There are 165 students enrolled in grades K-8 in the second year of the K-8 school.