An outstanding school in beautiful British Columbia on Vancouer Island. Community, personal development and preparation for higher learning and for life.
St. Michael´s University School or SMUS, as it´s called, is a special recommendation for those students, who would like to spend grade 9 and 10 at an excellent private school in Canada. One of the reasons is the special academic programme for grade 10.
400 day- and 260 boarding students can join 27 advanced placement courses different ESL-Kursen (English as Second Language) with an average of 12-18 students per class. 14 different sports classes are offered as team or competitive classes. Every year a play is performed which always is „talk of the town“, and students can perform in 14 different orchestras and and bands. The boarding students live in double rooms with en-suite bathrooms.
This could be a typical day at SMUS:
07:30 h breakfast
08:10 h Music
09:15 h Break
09:30 h Biology: evolution
10:40 h „Homeroom“: Meeting your tutor and time for teacher-students discussions
11:15 h Digital Art
12:15 h Lunch break
13.10 h English. Shakespeare recital in AP English Literature
14:20 h Physics
15:25 h Sports practice
ab 16:45 h Dinner
19:00 h Prep and study time
21:00 h Training at the Fitness Centre
21:30 h Social time in the common room
22:30 h „Lights out“
The sports programme differs according to the seasons.