Stairway to Heaven: Holy Trinity Faculty, 1954-1955
Image: HTA Elementary Faculty, 1954-55 (Photo courtesy of Lucina Ramos-Reyes Family).
The HTA Faculty roster for school-year 1954-1955 posing by the stairway going up to the parish convent (the classrooms are located below the convent). From bottom step: Isabel Ramos(1st step), Guadalupe Montanegro-Jubaira, Grade II (2nd step), Celia Silvestre (3rd step), Remedios Yumul, (4th step), Mrs. Marciana Madrazo, Grade I (5th step), Priscilla Bacani, Grade III (6th step).
The HTA Faculty for the PM (afternoon) classes (shown in photo below, starting from the bottom) were Ms. Aurora Marcia, Mrs. Beatriz A. Torres , Mrs. Prisca Limbo (Grade II), Mrs. Victoria Flores (Grade III), and Mr. Roberto Lozada (Grade VI).
Image: HTA Faculty, 1954-55, Afternoon Session. Photo Courtesy of Guadalupe Montenegro Family.
Miss Isabel Ramos was appointed as the first school principal and she also taught grade one pupils at the Aurora A. Quezon Elementary in Galas, Quezon City. Miss Ramos is one of 15 children of Don Alfonso Ramos, first governor of the province of Tarlac. One of her nieces, Ma.Carmen Ramos Reyes-Gaerlan, graduated from Holy Trinity Academy Elementary Department in 1955 and also became one of the principals of the same department.