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This Week in Gillin

Ms. Kate LaneEven through the continued lockdowns, our sense of community amongst boarders has remained strong. Highlights this week included the delicious taco truck on campus, where both residences could enjoy eating outdoors in proximity to one another. We in Gillin are also very grateful for Mr. Storosko who ordered boarding bikes for us, and...

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This Week in Matthews

Mr. Brian StoroskoThe sun has been shining, and we have given the boys some more free time after dinner before evening homework begins. The good news is they get to enjoy the sunshine a little bit longer. This week, three new boxed bicycles arrived for boarder use and Fred gave his time and efforts to...

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Junior School Message – Vicky Wilgress Presentation

“History takes time. History makes memory.” (Gertrude Stein). Junior School students were very fortunate to have the knowledgeable Ms. Wilgress as a guest speaker during Chapel, as she presented a fascinating and detailed account of the history of Ashbury College. Vicky Wilgress, Ashbury College’s Relations Ambassador since 1987, began her presentation stating, “Working at Ashbury...

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Français

La semaine dernière, nous avons inclus un passage sur le bel échange entre les résidents du Centre d’Accueil Champlain et nos élèves de la 8e année, cours immersion. Below is a response from one of the senior citizens, Madame Monique Cousineau, from the Centre d’Accueil Champlain, to Grade 8 student, Alexandra Hill. Mercredi le 21...

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This Week in Gillin Residence

Ms. Kate LaneIt’s been an emotional week, saying farewell to a number of our Grade 12 students. We made the most of it by going on some extra dog walks (from the pictures, you can tell we love our dogs here in Gillin!) and enjoying a Senior Celebration on Sunday evening with pizza, cake, and...

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This Week in Matthews

Mr. Brian StoroskoWe had a great gathering of our Grade 12 students this week before some begin to leave for their adventures beyond Ashbury. Ethan and Santiago attended via iPads for our photo opp. Also pictured is Nicolas, who has packed up and is ready to go, as he was one of the first IB...

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Gillin this Week

Ms. Kate Lane Although we regularly hear of the many challenges this pandemic has posed, it’s also important to reflect upon some of the opportunities this new environment has created. Last week, we enjoyed another fabulous Cultural Presentation from our steadfast Boarding Captain, Mia, and were able to share this event, along with general greetings...

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This Week in Matthews

Mr. Brian Storosko Sanitize your hands and use the tongs! These instructions accompanied some freshly-baked treats for the boys in residence this week. Our Matthews’ residents have been fortunate to have each other for social conversations, wishing each other happy birthday, and for seeking extra help on homework during this most recent lockdown. Sadly, with...

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Message from the Junior School

Without student voice, we are unable to advance as a school. Likewise, it is no different when it comes to protecting our planet. Our children know best. This year, the Junior School had the opportunity to write a letter to Mother Earth in the student-led Dear Mother Earth competition. Thank you to Jaime So (Grade...

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Planning your Financial Future

Save the date and join our expert panelists to learn more about financial planning, taxes, and estate planning relevant to different stages of life: early career, major milestones (marriage, children, retirement), and legacy planning. It is never too late — or too early — to deepen your understanding of financial planning, particularly in these times...

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