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Introducing the finalists of The Best School Year Ever scholarship contest for the 2024-25 school year, a group of four remarkable individuals with unique passions and goals, who will enrich the St. Michaels University School community. The finalists for the 2024-25 contest are: Leonardo Dell’Isola – A genuine ‘Renaissance Man’ hailing from Niagara Falls, ON, Leonardo…

Excited. Nervous. Overwhelmed. Proud. The feeling of winning The Best School Year Ever contest is full of emotions, for both students and families alike. It means leaving home, living on-campus and expanding your independence. It’s a big decision that involves more than just the contest applicant. For parents, there’s an extra layer of emotion that…

How will winning The Best School Year Ever contest change your life?

Last year’s winners Juliet Crowe, Joh’nell Cleveland Jr. and Malcolm Hull describe the impact that winning has had as they experience this year at SMUS.

This contest is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend one of the best high schools in North America. It’s time to make that boarding school dream happen!

Introducing the finalists of The Best School Year Ever scholarship contest, a group of four exceptional and gifted students whom we are delighted to present. These four individuals showcase remarkable intellect and passion, and each of them possesses the potential to greatly enrich the St. Michaels University School community. “The submissions this year were excellent…

Will You Really Have The Best School Year Ever? We sat down with our 2021 winner and finalists – Naashkii Soler, Evan Fuller and Digvijay Mavai – to learn more about their The Best School Year Ever experiences.