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The Last Hurdle before the Semi-finals of the Poetry in Voice Competition: the School Finals

The Last Hurdle before the Semi-finals of the Poetry in Voice Competition: the School Finals

Jay Luo, Staff Writer, Head of News

February 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

During the lunch break of February 13th, 2018, in the seminar room (115), the selected winners from the grade competitions competed against each other in the school finals with their recitations. The winners from grades 9-12 were required to memorize one additional poem for the school finals; althou...

Poetry in Voice 2018: Grade Competitions

Poetry in Voice 2018: Grade Competitions

Jay Luo, Staff Writer

February 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

On the evening of January 30th, 2018, the elected winners from the English classes from grades 9-12 in the senior school gathered in McLean Hall for an introduction to the fourth annual Poetry in Voice contest at St. George’s. After a warm welcome by Mrs. Matthews and a playful recitation by Mr. Jer...

House Supper 2017

House Supper 2017

Louis Sujir, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The 2017 House Supper took place the night of December 13th in the auditorium and by all accounts was a huge success. Hosts Alex Ference and Daniel Teperson brought the house down with laughter on numerous occasions in between skits and also as Mr. Luers and Ms. Orr in the grade 12 skit. Other highlights...

Grade 11 Social Cancellation

Liam Solomon, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Student Life, What's Trending

On December 5th, a Grade 11 social was supposed to occur at St. George's School. The social was abruptly cancelled a day before. The Creed went searching for answers about the cancellation of the social and the student bodies view of the social. The Creed uncovered that the social seemed to be planned...

Public Speaking Provincials 2017

Samir Dattani and Jaden Bains

December 14, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

“Debate is the verbal version of rugby” - Andrew Campbell This November, Saints sent six boys to British Columbia Public Speaking hosted by Mulgrave School in West Vancouver. With a grad dominated team, this was the last speaking competition for most boys on the team. The finality of it in mind, the...

Saints’ Players Opens the Season

Ben Steiner, Very Special Person

November 16, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Recently I had the pleasure of taking in the Saints’ Players production of “The Philadelphia Story”. Performed at the newly renovated St. George's Auditorium, the show was a great example of teamwork within the school community.  Saints' Players, assisted by  the theater production class and the ...

IISPSC 2017

IISPSC 2017

Samir Dattani, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

On Wednesday October 25, three St. George’s students along with teachers Ms. Warner and Ms. Holmen, boarded a plane to Winnipeg for IISPSC 2017. The International Independent Schools Public Speaking Competition, otherwise known as IISPSC brings 180 students from private schools around the world to...

The St. George’s Service Program: Find Joy in Volunteering

The St. George’s Service Program: Find Joy in Volunteering

Tony Li and Aden Gill

November 15, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The service program at St. George’s School thrives to better society by holding everyone accountable to make a positive difference. According to the St. George’s website, the service program thrives to inspire students to “make a lifelong commitment to charitable involvement and to recognize ...

VYMUN: A Weekend of Diplomacy

VYMUN: A Weekend of Diplomacy

Samuel Chen, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

The Conference From October 27th-29th, the 12th annual iteration of Vancouver Youth Model United Nations (VYMUN) took place. Hosted at the Fairmont Hotels in Whistler, over 650 students from grades 7-11 embarked on the journey up North to participate in one of the premier development Model United Confere...

VPN’s at St. George’s

VPN’s at St. George’s

Liam Solomon, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Residential Life, Student Life

At St. George's School there are three different types of websites. Websites that are available for usage at all times, websites that are available for usage only after school hours, and websites that are never available for usage. Although there are restrictions to what we as students can view, is the...