The Arts hit the Stage at SMUS

Newsies – The Senior School Musical The Arts really took to the literal spotlight this week with the Annual Senior School musical hitting the stage at the McPherson Theatre this week, with the Newsies production! FIVE of our Timmis Tigers saw no fear and played their parts with incredible ease, talent and courage! Congratulations to…

Leapin’ into March!

Saturday activities this week included a hiking trip to Mt. Douglas and sewing bulk bags and making bees wax wraps – yay Eco crafts. Tessa and Tafel had a great night away camping on Mystic Beach. It was a bit rainy, but they enjoyed getting back into nature and being cozy in their tents. Last…

First Signs of Spring

The sun made many appearances this week, and the girls took advantage of the opportunity to get outside and enjoy some fresh air. Timmis and Bolton Building Activity Last week, before the much anticipated long weekend, we did a special pizza and sushi dinner with Bolton House. We had lots of good food and did…

Here Comes the Sun!

This weekend, after what felt like weeks of rain, we got a beautiful sunny day on Saturday! It was a day full of outings and happy, smiling faces. Saturday activities included a neighborhood clean up, spin class, a trip to Mayfair Mall, Dim Sum at Don Mee’s, and a trip to the Bug Zoo. On…

A Super Sunday to end a Super Week…

It’s a fun way to finish off a chaotic week of exams, experiential expeditions, and ADST projects! The Grade 12 prefects decided to throw a Super Bowl (football) Party in the Sun Center Commons. Pizza and soda were consumed amongst cheers and laughter! It set a nice tone for a fun family Sunday. This week…

The Year of the Rat!

Quite a few of the girls were on leave this weekend to celebrate Chinese New Year. Some went to friends’ homes for special dinners and others went to visit family for this special day. This weekend had some fun Saturday Activities. The girls went to the Aquarium in Sidney, the new Jumanji movie, did a…

And We Are Back!

Welcome back! 2020 is finally here. The girls are all settling in and getting over jet lag. There were lots of stories about the fantastic times they had golfing, skiing, visiting family, eating delicious food and relaxing. We had five birthdays this weekend! Friday was Alana’s, Saturday Paulina and Nancy, and Sunday was Beatrice and…

See you in the 2020’s!

It’s hard to believe that in just a few days we will be saying goodbye to everyone in 2019 and will return in a new decade! It has been a wonderful week of Winter Festivities. Last week was the Annual school-wide Carol Concert at the Christchurch Cathedral downtown. Ms. Rees and Ines led a ginger…

A Crisp Start to December!

This morning was noticeably cooler and there was frost on the ground today. It is time for mittens and toques! Weekend activities included a group of students who went to a basketball game at the Victoria Invitational tournament featuring 8 NCAA women’s basketball teams. They saw Stanford (currently ranked 3rd in the US) beat Syracuse…