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05/19/22
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Trafalgar Student, Hannah Cycles to Success

Greatness and Trafalgar student are synonymous with each other. This is exemplified by Grade 12 student Hannah F.    On Thursday, May 12, 2022, Hannah represented Trafalgar Castle School at the Durham High School Mountain Bike Series in Uxbridge. She flew out of the gates from the start and maintained her lead throughout the 7-kilometre […]

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05/05/22
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Board of Directors Candidate Process 2022

The Board of Directors of Trafalgar Castle School is a committed group of volunteers working for the best interests of the School. The Board is particularly focused on having a membership that is representative of all its stakeholders and is therefore comprised of parents, alumnae and community members.  The President of the Trafalgar Castle Alumnae […]

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05/03/22
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Saroya Strong: Inspiring women to overcome struggles

It was not an easy road to success for hockey player Saroya Tinker.  On April 28, Tinker joined Upper School students and staff to share her experience and the hurdles she has overcome, leading her to where she is now. Growing up in Oshawa, Tinker began her athletic journey with gymnastics and dance but eventually […]

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Phil Stamper
01/27/22
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Phil Stamper: Fixing the world one novel at a time

“Headphones on, I fix myself, so I can go back to fixing the world.” A sentiment echoed by the best-selling author Phil Stamper. Mainstream literature is catered mainly for cis-gendered and straight audiences, but Stamper is “fixing the world” of publication. He is accomplishing this by creating inclusive Young Adult novels, bridging the gap of […]

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01/13/22
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Trafalgar Girl Alice: The Renaissance Woman

There is no shortage of talent when it comes to Trafalgar Castle School students! Whether in academics, arts or athletics, time and again, Trafalgar students have proven to be extraordinary in their pursuits. This is demonstrated by Grade 10 student Alice M. an exceptional student and acclaimed pianist and musician. Since the age of six, […]

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09/28/21
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Trafalgar Welcomes Mary Kelly, Residential School Survivor

Thursday marks National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Trafalgar Castle School was honoured to welcome Mary Kelly, a residential school survivor, to the school to share her firsthand story with Grade 8 to 12 students. Kelly is from the Ojibways of Onigaming and is a citizen of the Anishinaabe Nation. She is also a […]

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09/23/21
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Hassan Al Kontar Shares His Inspiring Story

“Talking to students is so important to me because they’re the future, they’re the hope,” said Hassan Al Kontar, a former Syrian refugee, as he spoke at assembly to Trafalgar Castle School students from his home in Fort St. John, British Columbia. Before being granted asylum in Canada in 2018, Al Kontar spent seven months […]

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09/16/21
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The Importance of Cybersecurity

In this day and age, cybersecurity is crucial to protect our private information, from online bank accounts to health records. Shanique Friday, Senior Manager of Risk Advisory at Deloitte, helps make sure companies are protected from potential cyber attacks so that their customers are protected. Trafalgar’s Grade 10 Technology class recently finished a unit on […]

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09/08/21
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Meet Trafalgar’s 2021-2022 Prefects!

Trafalgar is pleased to introduce the School’s 2021-2022 Prefects! Prefects are Grade 12 student leaders who represent the Trafalgar Castle School student body. They are important role models for their peers and are expected to reflect and uphold the values of the School at all times. Prefects work collaboratively to support the mission of the […]

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07/09/21
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Arts Fest 2021

The arts play an important role in the balanced life of a Trafalgar student. From music, drama, creative writing, and fine art, our girls create incredible works of art. Arts Fest, Trafalgar’s annual celebration of the arts, was another smash hit this year and showcased the amazing talents of our students! Watch the Arts Fest assembly […]

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