Published DateLACONIA — As part of National Catholic Schools Week- Catholic Schools We Raise the Standards, Holy Trinity hosted two special guest speakers: Larry Frates and Officer Steve Orton.
Students in grades Pre K- Grade 5 watched local magician, Larry Frates perform his show: Be a Friend Not a Bully. This interactive hour show gave students five real solutions when confronted with different social issues. Larry Frates wowed the audience with his magic tricks and funny hats to get the important message across about the negative impact of bullying and what is socially acceptable behavior.
Officer Orton from the Laconia Police Department and SRO for the Laconia School District came in to speak with Junior High students. Officer Orton shared current information regarding this important topic at a teenager's level and experiences.
The Junior High team was impressed with Officer Orton's knowledge and willingness to share his message of making good choices in tough situations with our students.