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Looking Forward to the Fair

Looking Forward to the Fair

Noah Strang, Staff Writer
May 2, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

St. George's School is buzzing with excitement, as the annual Saints Fair is just around the corner. The school has been getting ready for weeks now, as the fair is one of the most anticipated events of the school year. The Saints Fair really brings the school community together, as everyone helps out...

St. Georges Day 2017

St. Georges Day 2017

Nathan Bhatia, Editor, What's Trending
April 23, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On April 20th 2017 St. George’s School students and staff members celebrated the annual St. George's Day at the Senior School campus. The day started with a formal assembly held at the Dixon gym. It began with head boy Xavi Delgado delivering a speech. He talked about the history of St. George...

Gap Years: Waste of Time or Learning Opportunity?

Dennis Wang
April 19, 2017
Filed under Opinions, Student Life, Video

Now is a time for reflection and important decision-making for many students of the Saint’s community. In just two months, the annual graduation ceremony marks a major transition for this year’s graduating class. This transition, for the majority of the students, is a prelude to their pursuit of...

2017-2018 Grade 12 Prefects Announced

2017-2018 Grade 12 Prefects Announced

Nathan Bhatia, Editor, What's Trending
April 9, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On March 31st 2017 the Grade 12 prefects for the 2017-2018 school year were announced during a full school assembly in the Dixon Gym. Sho Matsuyama, Jerry Ding, Karim Jamal, Jaden Bains, Denver Fatt, Tyler Gilman, Nick Goetz, Arshan Bains, Hans Segnar, Tristan Johnston, Alex Ference, and Matthew Terry...

Biology Students Explore Marine Sciences In Bamfield

Biology Students Explore Marine Sciences In Bamfield

Tommy Kuo, Co-Editor in Chief
April 7, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Every year in the past few decades, Saints' Biology Department organizes a field trip to Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre located on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Last weekend, Mr. Norm Kaethler and Mrs. Kathryn Murray led fourteen students from Biology 11, Biology 12, AP Biology and AP Environ...

Spring Break Preview 2017: Tours

Spring Break Preview 2017: Tours

Trevor Li, Dennis Wang, and Tommy Kuo
March 9, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Video

During Spring Break, a number of St. George’s boys will be departing for various school co-curricular trips. Today, we take a sneak peak into their exciting plans, interviewing various sponsor teachers: Japanese Teacher Martha Bassett; Head of Games and Athletics Teacher, Paul Proznik; and Direc...

Where are we Going for Spring Break?

Michael Hua, Noah Strang, and Nathan Bhatia
March 7, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Video

Can you believe it's almost spring break? For students at St. George's, spring break is not only an opportunity for students to take a break from the textbooks, but it is also a chance for students to gain valuable experiences with friends and family. Interviewers Noah Strang and Michael Hua walk ar...

An Update From the University Counseling Department

An Update From the University Counseling Department

Dennis Wang, Staff Writer
March 2, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

As we enter into term three, the grade 11 and 12s of the school are busy discovering their plans of life after Saints. The Grads this year have applied far and wide, in an “unprecedented” diversity of exploration. They are applying for programs all over the world, in new places such as Holland,...

Global Stewardship Conference 2017: An Interview with Mr. Johnston

Global Stewardship Conference 2017: An Interview with Mr. Johnston

Trevor Li, Layout Editor
March 2, 2017
Filed under Student Life, Video

It’s almost been a month since the inaugural St. George’s Global Stewardship Conference, and I was fortunate enough to interview one of its head organisers, Mr. S. Johnston, to find out more about how it went and what could be done to improve it even more in the coming years. Although Global Stewardship...

Alley Outreach: another successful day

Alley Outreach: another successful day

Adam Radcliffe, Editor in Chief
March 1, 2017
Filed under News, Student Life, Video

On Saturday, February 25th, St. George’s, in coordination with Alley Outreach, embarked on their second hand-out of the year. I got to the school at 10:00am and with Jack, Johnny, Koshi and Ms. Konopaki we quickly got to work on organizing all the donations and food. In the hour following, we sorted ...