A Week Well Spent

On Saturday the sun was out and shining! It was a glorious day and it almost felt like Spring. Tigers took to the field to soak up some much needed vitamin D. We did an in-house activity for the grade 9s and 10s. We made happy and uplifting cards for the charity Sending Sunshine, who…

Return from Winter Break

It was great to have the students return rested from the Winter Break. Everyone is settling in and getting ready to finish off Term 3. The days have been chilly and foggy, and people are quite content to stay close to campus! Here is a throwback to pre-Christmas times. Manami is part of the Piano…

Countdown for Winter Break!

Secret Santa Gift Exchange The Tigers had an exciting night sharing gifts with one another. While not every girl participated in the exchange, everyone came to share in the laughter and singing. It was a wonderful time of celebrating friendship. Of special note, Giang shared with us a wonderful painting she has done of the…

Frosty with a Chance of Snow!

The countdown is on. Only 11 more sleeps until the holiday break! For some of the Tigers, who are leaving a bit early, it is even sooner. There is definitely an air of winter around here! Term three started this week, so students are picking up their new set of classes. For some this is…

Not even an Atmospheric River can wash away our enthusiasm!

What an exciting week this was, full of events and activities! Here are some pictures and videos. SMUS Talks On November 25th, there was a SMUS Talks event, that Alana helped to organize and Anzu and Tina spoke. They were amazing! And a whole bunch of our fellow Timmis members went to enjoy the show…

All Fun & Games

This Week’s House Meeting Alana received her Boarding Colours! Happy Birthday, Anzu! Thank for making decadent cupcakes for the whole house to celebrate. SMUS Girls Volleyball Team won the Island Championships SMUS hosted the Senior Girls Volleyball AA Island Championship tournament on November 19-20. Our team, including Timmis Tigers Ava, Dalia, and Delaney, played five…

An action-packed short week

SMUS Remembers SMUS Remembrance Day assembly was held on Thursday. It was nice to return to the gathering as a whole group at the Senior School and the strings orchestra was a beautiful accompaniment to the special gathering. In house haircuts Who needs to visit the hair salon when you have this many willing hands!…

Autumn – Sun, Rain, and Rainbows

This week the Saturday activities included a trip to Sidney By the Sea, Butchart Gardens, indoor gardening, an Imax movie, Fired Up! Ceramics, and a walk at Goldstream Park. Welcome to Our Newest Tiger – Lamees Lamees shared a few thoughts at the end of her first week through “The Timmis Questionnaire”: What is your…

Spooky Halloween

Some great costumes at the annual senior school costume parade. From staff to student, the festivities were present and everyone seemed to have a great time. This week’s Saturday activities included a vigorous hike up Mt. Doug (Pkols), helping out at Farmer Jim’s, a tutorial on coffee roasting, costume shopping downtown and visiting a haunted…

The End of Term 1

It has been a busy week finishing assessments and assignments for the end of term. The weekend was relaxing and fun. Weekend Activities included a trip to the Galey Farms corn maze, macrame rainbow keychains, baking, a hike to Mt. Finayson and a trip to the haunted house! Ava, Delaney and Dalia have had a…