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Terry Fox Run 2017

Terry Fox Run 2017

Samir Dattani and Samir Dattani

October 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On April 12, 1980 in St John’s Newfoundland, one brave man put his foot in the cold Atlantic Ocean, and set off on a journey of a lifetime. Almost 40 years later, on September 28th, the St. Georges Senior School participated in a special annual event, the Terry Fox Run. This year, the run took place...

Sea to Sky: A Week to Remember?

Sea to Sky: A Week to Remember?

Aden Gill, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The outdoor education programme at St. George’s is one that is unparalleled by any other school in the Lower Mainland. It starts in Grade One, with a day trip to Spanish Banks; and goes all the way to Grade 10, with the boys having the opportunity to go on a trip of their choice, whether it be roc...

X blocks – a tradition to be kept

X blocks – a tradition to be kept

David Guo, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Following off of Ms. Andrea Paquette’s touching presentation on mental health last month, and its previous one-hour Wednesday sessions in past school years, St. George’s School has yet again affirmed its level of dedication in the topic of X-Blocks, with UBC President Santa J. Ono’s latest visit...

The First Monday Half-Day

The First Monday Half-Day

Noah Strang, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On Monday September 18th, St. George’s school students enjoyed their first half day of the year. Unfortunately for the teachers, they had to remain at the school, to participate in workshops for the rest of the day. Louis Sujir, grade 12 student, said that the half day on the Monday was a “refre...

The Grade 8 Camp, In Grade 12 Eyes

The Grade 8 Camp, In Grade 12 Eyes

Jaden Bains, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


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On September 13th, the Grade 8’s trekked out to Camp Squeah for a 3-day exploration designed to turn their class into a full-fledged team. Activates around comradely, commitment, and the core vales dominated the trip, but maybe it was their student leaders, the grade 12’s learned most about lead...

St. George’s Investment Club: What You Need to Know

St. George’s Investment Club: What You Need to Know

Tony Li, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Every year, St. George’s School offers more than fifty club options open to all senior school students. The 2017-2018 school year is no exception as the Saints Games’ Program got off to a running start this past week; according to the St. George’s School website, the Games’ Program strives to...

Grade 10 Sea-to-Sky–Why the change?

Grade 10 Sea-to-Sky–Why the change?

Jay Luo, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Student Life, What's Trending

September is a time when most students are shaking off the remnants of summer and are adapting to the rigours of the new academic year; however, this year, the Grade 10 students of St. George’s School are springing into action right off the bat. On Monday September 18th, 1:30 PM at the Senior School Ca...

The Process for a Head Boy

The Process for a Head Boy

Nathan Bhatia and Noah Strang

June 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

During the final prize day at the St. George’s Senior School the Head Boy is named for the following school year. What is a Head Boy? How do you become a Head Boy? These questions can be answered in many different ways. It is difficult to become Head Boy. Only one person out of approximately 150 stude...

St. George’s School Admissions: An Investigation on Fairness

St. George’s School Admissions: An Investigation on Fairness

Trevor Li and Dennis Wang

June 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Video

The Creed investigates just how fair the admissions process at St. George’s School really is. We gain insight from key individuals, such as Mr. Gordon Allan, the Director of Admissions at the school, as well as recently admitted students.

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2017 Bus Route/Pickup and Drop Off

Isaac Dorner and Ahmed Alghamdi

June 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, What's Trending

The 2016/17 school year is ending; many questions have been answered, and many mysteries have been solved. However, one outstanding topic has yet to be explained: What is the reasoning for the added bus routes and drop-off bus system implemented this year? This article will look at the many perspect...