SMUS in the News

Celebrating Academic Achievement

News - Fri, 09/20/2019 - 10:42am

Academic excellence continues to be a strength of a SMUS education. Each year, I find that the beginning of the academic year brings considerable joy and excitement. We welcome new and returning students and faculty, and we also celebrate the successes of our students as we receive assessment results through the summer months. This year […]

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Should We Lower the Voting Age in Canada?

News - Fri, 09/20/2019 - 9:45am

'Students of a young age have informed opinions and can make choices that are important to them'

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Service Opportunities – September 19

News - Thu, 09/19/2019 - 2:12pm

The Middle School Cross Country team is looking for volunteers from the Senior School to volunteer for a Middle School cross country meet on Thursday, Sept 26. You will be a course marshal and your role is to make sure the runners all stay on the correct course. You will leave the school at 3 […]

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Athletics Week in Review: September 18

News - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 1:53pm

Field hockey and soccer are highlighted in the first SMUS Athletics Week in Review of the 2019-20 school year

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What is Our Culture of Philanthropy at SMUS and Why Does it Matter?

News - Fri, 09/13/2019 - 11:40am

Adrienne Davidson, Director of Advancement and Campaigns, highlights how the Annual Appeal is vital to the success of our school

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Building a Student Community in Boarding

News - Fri, 09/13/2019 - 11:36am

Student leaders help their fellow housemates find a home and build a caring community at boarding school

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Leading and Learning at the Junior School

News - Fri, 09/13/2019 - 11:34am

Mrs. Becky Anderson, Junior School Director, writes about the SMUS-hosted Reggio-Inspired Summer Institute that drew educators from all over BC

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Athletics Summer in Review

News - Fri, 09/13/2019 - 8:56am

When the school year came to a close in June, many of our student athletes did not take the summer off. Along with many of our alumni, some students continued their training through the summer, while others spent part of their break competing at the provincial and national levels in a variety of sports. Basketball […]

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Service Opportunities – September 12

News - Thu, 09/12/2019 - 12:37pm

The Burnside Gorge Community Association is hosting a fun community Halloween event called the Monster Mash on Saturday, Oct. 26. They have fun and games, music, and refreshments for kids and families. There are various volunteer positions available including spooky greeters, snack and refreshment volunteers, activity leaders, and clean up crew. For more details, contact […]

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Virtue of the Month: Friendliness

News - Thu, 09/12/2019 - 10:01am

Character development is a central component of your child’s education at SMUS. At the Junior School character education is woven into everything we do. We draw heavily on the work of Linda Kavelin Popov, whose Virtues Project has inspired and empowered both adults and children to live by their highest values, in diverse cultures around […]

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Welcome to the 2019-20 School Year

News - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 12:50pm

Head of School Mr. Mark Turner welcomes the community to the 2019-20 school year and provides an update on the Strategic Plan

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GALLERY: First Week of the 2019-20 School Year

News - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 9:30am

The first week of school has been jam-packed full of fun and memorable moments for students and teachers

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Introducing Adrienne Davidson, Director of Advancement & Campaigns

News - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 9:15am

Get to know Adrienne Davidson, our new Director of Advancement & Campaigns

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Ask SMUS: What’s Changed About the SMUS Smartphone Policy?

News - Fri, 08/30/2019 - 8:30am

Mr. Ritch Primrose writes about the phone policy at the Senior School that prioritizes student health and wellness

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Meet Kenzi and Max, Our 2019-20 Head Prefects

News - Fri, 08/30/2019 - 8:15am

Meet Kenzi and Max, the two Grade 12 students who were elected to be our Head Prefects for the 2019-20 school year

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Opa! Grade 8 Students Return from Unforgettable Greece Trip

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 10:50am

After learning about Greece in school, a group of Grade 8 students travelled to the Mediterranean country at the start of Summer Break

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SMUS in the News: SMUS Athletes to Represent BC at Rugby Championships

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 7:59am

Five SMUS rugby players were named to the Girls' and Boys' provincial teams to represent BC at next month's U18 Western Championships

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SMUS in the News: Jackson Rothwell ’19 Wins BC Amateur Golf Championship

News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 9:10am

Jackson Rothwell '19 won the BC Amateur Golf Championship in Pemberton on July 12

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