(Formerly Called Paw Prints Blog)


2020 strikes again … this seems to be the phrase of the year and for good reason. What started as a promising new year, filled with all the hopes and dreams a new year brings for most, soon turned very dark. I can promise that

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Using Our Bubble Gum Brains

“What does it mean to have a ‘growth mindset?’” This is a question that my third, fourth, and fifth grade math students and I have talked a lot about. However, I like to pose the question of what a growth mindset is in a different

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A Seat at the Table

I don’t think I’d be going too far out on a limb to say most everyone reading this has seen A Charlie Brown Christmas at some point in their life. In fact you’ve probably also seen It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown. But, how many

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Feels like home

What makes a school feel like “home”? After all, home is where the heart is, right? So…the question is, can my heart really beat for a school? Yes. The answer is simple because the school is HTLS. However, it may be a surprise that I

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Why choose Holy Trinity Lutheran School?

I was unsure what to expect when I toured HTLS in the spring of 2018.  I remember Mrs. Douglas escorting me around the campus and I truly felt like this was a great place for my daughter, Tori, to complete VPK.  I could even utilize

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Growing our Faith…and Size!

HTLS began the mission of providing Christ-Centered Education in South Tampa in 1958.  Throughout the years there were many shifts in not only the community around us, but the make-up of the school.  Much like a chameleon, HTLS has changed to match its surroundings and

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