The Creed

Keeping the Game Alive – The Past and Future of St. George’s Schoolreach

Room 230, the so-called

Derek Wu, Staff Writer

June 13, 2019

VANCOUVER—Of all the clubs at St. George’s School, regardless of size, few clubs are as tight-knit and close as the Schoolreach team. If one were to stumble upon the room almost universally known simply as the “Latin Room,” Room 230, they would likely find nearly a dozen Schoolreach-playing students,...

A Weekend in Western Business Attire – A Report on CAHSMUN 2019

The closing ceremonies of CAHSMUN 2019.

Derek Wu, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

VANCOUVER—If one were to wander the streets of downtown Vancouver on a certain weekend of the year and notice flocks of youths in suits, ties, and formal attire, it would not be unlikely that a Model United Nations conference is occurring somewhere among one of the city’s towering hotels. Over...

Running in Victoria – The Senior Concert Band’s 2019 Tour

The Senior Band on stage at the UVic Bandfest.

Derek Wu, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

VICTORIA—Each year, the Senior Concert Band travels across the Pacific Northwest and occasionally the world to bring their musical talents to different places. These trips – stuffed with performances, rehearsals, workshops, clinics, and more – often end up as the highlight of the year. After all,...

Chiller Diller 2019

Students in pink stopped playing table tennis to pose for The Creed. (Tommy Kuo)

Ben Steiner, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2019

For the third straight year, St. George’s students celebrated “Chiller Diller day.” Three years ago Arshan Bains, alongside the rest of the community and connections committee organized the inaugural day. Originally, the day was aimed to provide a break for students in the most stressful ti...

BC Leadership program shines a new light on the Global Stewardship Conference

BC Leadership program shines a new light on the Global Stewardship Conference

Matthew Chen, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019

The snow days weren’t the only new things the Global Stewardship conference experienced.  For the first time ever, the GSC included a brand new, student-run program known as the British Columbia Emerging Leaders Conference (BCEL).  This conference brought in Grade 10 and 11 students from many di...

The Boarders Who Saved Christmas

The Boarders Who Saved Christmas

Kilian Fung, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

It is not often that the entire boarding house participates in an activity together. However, when it does, it is an impressive scene of organization combined with chaos. Such was the case on December 17th, when the boarders were entrusted with one task: to collect as much food as possible within a ...

Another Year of Hamper Drive Success!

Dr. Mathews and students showing off their toques!

Brian Kim, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

The 2018 Hamper drive was a tremendous success with over 250 hampers delivered on December 21st. and 22nd. However, the project wouldn’t have been so successful without the help from many student volunteers, parents, faculty, staff and various sponsors. The hard work and dedication put into the project...

An Evening of Jazz – The Best Way to Spend a January Night

The Junior Jazz Ensemble begins their performance.

Derek Wu, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

What better way is there to spend a cold and rainy January night, than settling in for a cozy, relaxing jazz concert? On the night of Friday, January 18th, the St. George’s Music Department presented its annual January concert, An Evening of Jazz. Led by Dr. Markel and Mr. Murray, the jazz e...

Dashing Visit from Queen Margaret’s School

Pumpkin Carving

Kilian Fung, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Amidst the constant pressure of midterm marks, the Harker Hall community finally had a good reason to throw their books aside just for one weekend. Because what’s slightly better than a Harvard acceptance letter for them? A weekend with the girls from Queen Margaret’s School.   On the 20th...

ONE+ Campaign – Past Empowers Future

Rendering of the new school building

Tom Xu, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

  After several years of planning, the long-anticipated launch event of One+ Campaign took place on October 24th at St. George’s School. The One+ Campaign consists of numerous upgrades such as new academic buildings, athletic facilities, and recreational spaces. The campaign focuses on k...