Spring Spark Open House

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SMUS Spring Spark Open House

An Open Day of Discovery at SMUS

You are invited to the reinvention of the school open house. Visit the SMUS Junior, Middle & Senior Schools on Tuesday, January 29. You'll have the opportunity to meet students, talk to staff, take a tour with a student ambassador and – at the Middle and Senior Schools – spend time hands-on learning with our exceptional teachers.

Find out first-hand why SMUS has such an outstanding reputation.

More information on the Spring Spark schedule will be available shortly. Register below and we will send you details as they become available.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Junior School: 9:00-11:00 am & 1:00-3:00 pm
Middle School: 1:00-5:00 pm
Senior School: 4:00-8:00 pm

​Junior School (Grades K - 5)

820 Victoria Avenue (Google Map)

Middle School (Grades 6 - 8)

Senior School (Grades 9 - 12)

3400 Richmond Road (Google Map)

It’s not necessary to register for Open House but knowing you plan to attend helps us to prepare for your visit that much more.

More Information

Spring Spark is a drop-in event, meaning you can come and go as you please throughout the day. Attend one session or several, it's up to you!

You are absolutely welcome to bring your children to Spring Spark.

If you are unable to attend Open House, email [email protected] or call us at 250-370-6170 to arrange a personal tour.

Open House - Registration Form

The following sessions are your opportunity to drop-in on a class and see our school in action – you may even be asked to get involved!

All Spark sessions are optional. Go to one or several - it's up to you. They all take place either at the Senior or Middle School on the Richmond Road campus. We'll point you in the right direction when you arrive.

Time Session Location
(Richmond Road campus)

Middle School

Open House at the Middle School: 1–5pm

12:40–3 pm IT class and Robotics drop-in session Middle School Computer Lab
1–2:20 pm Grade 8 Arts, Strings and Band classes Middle School
3–4 pm Tea with the Directors of the Middle School
Join Kate Knight, Director of the Middle School, and Dariol Haydock, Assistant Director of the Middle School, for tea.
Middle School Library
3:15–4:30 pm Rehearsal for the Middle School Musical Middle School Strings Room
3:15 pm Volleyball and Squash Monkman Athletic Complex
3:15–4 pm Library Homework Club Middle School Library

Senior School

Open House at the Senior School: 4–8pm

3:30–4:30 pm Writing Centre Senior School Library
3:30–5 pm Rehearsal for the Senior School Musical Crothall Room 225
4–5 pm Tea with the Head of School
Join Mark Turner, Head of School, for tea.
Sun Centre Student Commons
4–6:30 pm University Counselling drop-in Sun Centre Student Commons
4–8 pm Squash and fitness Monkman Athletic Complex
5:45–7 pm Senior girls basketball game vs Stellys Monkman Athletic Complex
6–7:15 pm Jazz Band practice Band Room, Schaffter Hall
6–9 pm 3D Design Class Crothall Art Room
6:30 start – 8 pm Parent Lecture:
Setting Boundaries in an Age of Distraction with Dr. Allison Rees
7–8 pm Academic Support Centre Senior School Library
7:30–8 pm Senior boys basketball vs Lambrick Monkman Athletic Complex


3–6 pm See the school's history in the Wilson Archives Wilson Archives

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