Math Teachers Share Best Practices at UVic

Passion powers the hard work, determination, and creativity that make great accomplishments possible. It correlates to a person’s desire and capacity…

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Benefit Concert Supports Women In Need

On Thursday, March 7, the SMS Outreach team held their largest fundraiser of the year—the annual benefit concert. This years’ theme was ‘Cirque de…

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Athletics Update

By Emma Glasgow, Athletics Coordinator The sun has been shining on St. Margaret’s campus this week and spring is just around the corner! As we enter…

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Faculty Friday

This week's Faculty Friday is a new teacher on the block that feels like a long-time SMS family member. Grade 7 teacher Ms. Carvalho can often be…

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Head to Head Program Activity

  NOTE: To watch this video, use the password 'Teamwork22' Video Discussion  Let's discuss accountability. Take a moment to sit with your…

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SMS STEM Expo

By Lauren Hudson Congratulations to all of the students who participated in the SMS STEM Expo this year. The event showcased the students’ work in…

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Athletics and Clubs Update

By Emma Glasgow, Athletics Coordinator It’s been a weird and wonderful couple of weeks on the St. Margaret’s campus. The snow and subsequent snow…

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Leading Connections

There is no shortage of candidates for leadership roles at St. Margaret’s School, so when the opportunity came up for four students from Grade 7 and…

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Fun in the Snow

The week of February 11, 2019, saw an unprecedented amount of snow in Victoria and on the SMS campus! However, the snow didn't stop the kids from…

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Faculty Friday

Happy Friday! This week's feature is our lovely and loveable Grade 2 teacher Ms. Bar-Hanan. The Grade 2 class was not shy about sharing their love…

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Robotics Roundup

On Saturday, February 2, 2019, SMS hosted 300 students from across BC for the annual FIRST® LEGO® League BC Regional Championships. This marks the…

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Kudos

Saturday was a very busy day at St. Margaret’s as the school hosted, for the fourth time, the British Columbia First Lego League Championship…

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Kindergarten Week

SMS hosted its first ever Kindergarten Week from January 28 – February 1, 2019, as a way to build community and create connections between the Junior…

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Athletics Update

By Emma Glasgow, Athletics Coordinator SMS athletes hit the ground running in 2019 with many of our winter sports already underway! Swimming 3-7 The…

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Open House

The first Open House of 2019 took place on January 30, 2019 and it was a huge success. The students and teachers worked tirelessly to showcase the…

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Board of Governors Call for Nominations

The St. Margaret’s School Society holds an election annually to fill vacancies on the Board of Governors. This year’s election will be held on April…

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Vancouver Model UN Conference

When 1,600 students from around the world gathered in Vancouver last week for the 18th Annual Vancouver Model UN Conference, there were eight SMS…

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Faculty Friday

This week's feature is SY Math and Science teacher Mrs. Lee, who is new to SMS this year. In just a few short months she has already fit in…

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Elizabeth May Inspires the Next Generation of Girls

On Monday, January 21, 2019, Elizabeth May, leader of the Green Party of Canada, visited St. Margaret’s School as the distinguished guest of honour…

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Head of School News

With the recent retirement of longstanding Head of School Cathy Thornicroft, we are very fortunate to be able to bring Mr. Simon Bruce-Lockhart to…

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A Tribute to Cathy Thornicroft

In December 2018, Cathy Thornicroft retired from her role as Head of School. Ms. Thornicroft joined the school in 2010, bringing decades of…

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Happy Holidays from SMS

On behalf of the staff at St. Margaret’s, safe journeys over the holidays to those students who will be travelling home for the winter break. For…

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Extracurricular Update

By Emma Glasgow, Athletics Coordinator As 2018 comes to a close, it is important that we reflect on all of the great opportunities and experiences at…

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Faculty Friday

Happy Friday. T-5 days until Christmas holidays!!! This Friday’s feature has been a fixture at SMS for decades and has touched the lives of hundreds…

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Relive the 110th Anniversary Tea with Sally Armstrong

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Athletics & Club Update

By Emma Glasgow, Athletics Coordinator Athletics PSA: St. Margaret’s has caught the basketball bug. Over the past few weeks, the sound of squeaking…

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Faculty Friday

Happy Friday. This Friday’s feature is our amazing Grade 1 teacher, kid wizard, and mathlete, Mrs. Melodie Picco. What year did you start working at…

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Passion Project Shaping Change at SMS

Each year the Grade 12 Leadership class is tasked with creating a passion project, and for Monica Song it was a no brainer—bring the Global Shapers…

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Festival of Trees

SMS is once again participating in the 27th Annual BC Children's Hospital Festival of Trees, hosted by the Bay Centre. This year, the Green Club took…

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Athletics Update

By Emma Glasgow, Athletics Coordinator “We are what we repeatedly do, excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.” ~Aristotle It may be cliché to…

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