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  • Trinity School is

    the right size to give each child a voice

  • Trinity School cultivates

    curious minds and discerning hearts

  • Think. Believe. Act.

    comes from deep learning

  • Trinity School embraces

    the dignity of every family

  • Trinity School values

    the traditions of the Episcopal Church and honors all faiths

Welcome to Trinity School

The legacy of a Trinity education is a curious mind and a discerning heart.

Trinity School is Menlo Park’s Episcopal School. A co-educational independent day school, we encourage preschool and elementary children from all backgrounds to love learning. Trinity School fosters rigorous academics grounded in child-centered content. We honor the family’s role in educating children.

Kathy Hoekenga, Grade 5 Teacher

Kathy Hoekenga, Grade 5 Teacher

Kathy guides students to love reading and learning and to become passionate, life-long learners. Kathy wants her students to develop respect for and understanding of others and our environment. This will lead them to empathy and a sense of responsibility to their local and global communities. She encourages strong critical thinking skills and the ability for students to formulate their own questions while they search for, think through, and discover answers. Kathy helps students practice and develop the academic skills needed to become confident learners as they transition to middle schools, where they will hopefully make a positive difference in the world.

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Exposing Child Labor

Third Grade Trinity School Students

Reveal the Harsh Realities of Child Labor

For their Spring service learning project, Grade 3 students at Trinity School created a walk-through exhibit sharing real-life stories of children forced into factories, fields, and mines to exploit child labor.

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Gyotaku "fish rubbing"

Kindergarteners at Trinity School learned firsthand the traditional method of Japanese fish printing, dating from the mid 1800's.


Hesitation and excitement grew as Mrs. Zeren, the Trinity School Librarian, helped the students don their rubber gloves to apply paint to the real fish and shrimp. A couple comments heard:

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Aug 18 2014

World Peace Game

Aug 18 2014
Aug 26 2014

Unicycle Sale in Courtyard

Aug 26 2014