Twenty of Shawnigan's leading academics received commendation on Tuesday as the School presented Academic Colours to deserving Grade 12s.
When announcing the winners, Mrs. Wendy Milne, Assistant Head – Academics, posed a series of thought-provoking questions to students hoping to one day earn academics colours ties: "Do you show a love of learning? Do you contribute in class? Do you take responsibility for your own learning and academic growth? Are you working to your potential? Are you a scholar?"
Grade 12 students awarded Academic Colours on Tuesday:
Shawnigan Lake School is a co-educational boarding school on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. The school is home to nationally-ranked academics, arts and athletics, with 100 per cent of graduates accepted to university.