Cheers for Spring; for Life; for a Growing Soul

Grade 11 Cohort B had their Outdoor Education trips from May 16-18, building, gardening, rock climbing, hiking, sea kayaking, and sailing. They had a blast and were exhausted at the end of each day. Cohort A will have their turn at the end of the month. The last long weekend saw everyone remain on campus…

All the World’s a Stage – song, dance and so much more

This week wraps up the majority of the AP exams. The girls have done marvelously balancing their workloads and although they performed well, there is a collective sigh as the exam season wraps up. Despite not being able to perform as per usual due to COVID protocol, our thespians were able to put on a…

Celebrating May!

This week brought AP exams, Wellness Week, head of house speeches, some fishing, and a little Timmis reunion. It was fun filled and action packed! The students were hard at work studying for end of term tests and finishing up assignments, as well as writing AP exams. We tried to keep the house quiet so…

Allyship Week

The week was filled with activities around how to be a good ally and to bring an awareness about how we as a community can better support all students. This weekend marks the final weekend in term 5. There are lots of exams this coming week but many girls were able to take some time…

Leadership in House

Anticipating next year, leadership is a major theme of spring in our school and in boarding. Leadership retreats began this weekend and continue next for grade 11 boarders. Grade 12s are the leaders of the boarding houses, setting the tone and supporting each other, their younger housemates, and house parents. They plan welcome activities in…

Summer in April

The girls are doing a great job of wearing their masks unless they are outside, eating. or socially distanced. Friday After School All the senior school students were treated to ice cream at the end of the day. Many started the weekend hanging out on the field. Rugby Practice Friday Night Make-Over? Saturday Water Fight…

…And we’re back!

Before the break Jenny and Delaney both spoke at SMUSTalks, where the theme was Alternate Truth: View the World from an Alternate Perspective. They were fantastic and did an amazing job! Delaney spoke about the Many Worlds Theory through the lens of Schrödinger’s Cat. Jenny spoke about the alternate truth of teenagers’ lives as presented…

Good-Bye Term 4. Hello Term 5.

Model UN at SMUS MUN was adapted this year to take place on campus among SMUS students. Vivian was an organizer of the event and did an outstanding job! Jenny was a new participant this year and represented Thailand in the World Health Organization. Delaney started out as the Director of the CIA and ended…

March – In like a Lion

The weather has been sunny and spring-like, and Timmis is roaring! Music and theatre have been on display, and spring sports have started up. Senior Jazz Band played a concert in the chapel this past week. Flashback to the Family Day Long Weekend: Bolton’s own, Ryan, captured these moments in the common room. On Friday,…

Farewell to February

There was a very intense rugby practice in the rain and hail last week! Jenny, Delaney and Alana all braved the elements for the cause! Dalia, Marifer and Patty all had pieces displayed on campus this week, which will be moved to Fort Rodd Hill shortly. Below is a write up from Mr. Bateman as…