Senior School

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Welcome

The Senior School prepares students to be globally-minded, confident and resilient decision makers who are able to adapt and thrive in complex and changing environments.

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Community & Global Partnerships

Providing opportunities to make the world a better place.

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Athletic Teams

Building self-confidence, sportsmanship and commitment.

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Leadership Opportunities

Develop skills for students to become leaders of tomorrow.

In the Senior School, each student assumes increasing responsibility for the decisions that shape their future. They are guided, mentored and inspired by experienced faculty and staff who ensure that all students are successful at Havergal. Mentoring relationships help Senior School students expand their network and to connect to opportunities close to home and across the globe. As a result, each student acquires the confidence and initiative to find their own way.

Post-secondary planning plays an integral part of our Senior School program, through our Guidance and Teacher Advisor programs. Havergal students graduate as informed and responsive global citizens, ready to take the next step whether that is studying at a university in Canada or abroad or taking a path less travelled. With the arrival of Boarding School students in Grade 9, the Senior School is enriched by different perspectives and worldviews.Our graduates (100%) study at the university of their choice, including prestigious institutions around the globe.

Grades

Experience

Teaching & Learning

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Teaching & Learning

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Co-Curricular Activities

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Co-Curricular Activities

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The Arts

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The Arts

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Wellbeing

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Wellbeing

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Athletics

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Athletics

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House & Community

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House & Community

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Our Campus

With the largest girls’ independent school campus in the city, Havergal’s 22-acre campus features a natural protected tree-lined ravine, green playing fields and a combination of heritage and modern architecture. Our new double-height Art Studio and outdoor sculpture area provide bright, light-filled spaces to spark creativity. New classrooms are positioned to foster greater collaboration between departments and encourage inspiration and imagination among students.

Meet the Faculty & Staff

Our exceptional faculty and staff are what sets Havergal apart from other schools. They keenly participate in the life of the school as coaches, advisors and mentors, and show our students every day that they care. Meet some of our team members:

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Deirdre Timusk

Head of the Senior School

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Sanna Ansari Zubair

Mathematics Teacher

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Adam Caplan

Director, HC-X

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Jining Lu

Languages Teacher

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Fiona Marshall

Director of Student Leadership, Social Sciences Teacher

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Tom O’Donoghue

English & Drama Teacher

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Fatima Remtulla

Mathematics Teacher

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Kasia Ulbin

Art & Design Teacher

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Lulu Wang

Science Teacher

HC-X

Built with intention, HC-X–Havergal’s innovation hub–is designed to support students and faculty through new contemporary programs and innovative future-ready learning experiences.

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Boarding School

Located in the Upper School, the Boarding School provides unique experiences with opportunities for students to learn, grow and make lifelong friends.