ADVERTISEMENT

Reviews of Stanstead College — Extracurriculars


Submit a Review

All reviews    Alumni    
Michael Peirce - Alumnus   (Mar 21, 2019)

While I was not an athlete, every student’s takes part in athletics programs which are gauged to their ability and interests. The school offers a tremendous range in sports. They excell in hockey, basketball, soccer and rugby but also offer a number of othe competitive and intramural sports. I credit the school with my ongoing love of being active and involved in personal fitness activities.

View full review

Thomas Abbott - Alumnus   (Jul 11, 2019)

Extracurriculars at Stanstead were highly encouraged and very enjoyable. Every student is required to play one sport and join at least one club per trimester. This means the athletic teams are strong despite the small school size (Stanstead Spartans is a very fitting name) and that the students are actively engaged in all aspects of life. There are a large variety of clubs offered as well, which allows students to diversify their skills and to learn new ones. The encouragement I received to be more involved has stuck with me even years after graduating and it has greatly improved my lifestyle.

View full review

Christina Durant - Alumnus   (Mar 21, 2019)

Extracurricular involvement is a large, and mandatory, aspect of life at Stanstead. When I attended both sports and clubs were mandatory each semester, with Wednesday's being a half-academic day to allow for additional physical activity. Students who excelled, or showed great leadership or dedication as a sportsman were acknowledged--allowing another outlet for personal growth, achievement, and responsibility outside of pure academia. Clubs were varied, and there were usually one or two new options each year as students connected with a faculty member about a shared interests. When I attended, Stanstead was also part of an organization that ran regional and international student conferences each year. Youth from around the world could meet to attend presentations, discuss global issues, and connect with others from differing walks of life. For those able to partake, this was a great opportunity for exploration.

View full review

View all reviews (3) View reviews by type View reviews by topic



Our Kids The Trusted Source
Our Kids The Trusted Source

Disclaimer: Information presented on this page may be paid advertising provided by the advertisers [schools/camps/programs] and is not warranted or guaranteed by OurKids.net or its associated websites. See Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. Our Kids ™ © 2019 All right reserved.

Sign up to receive our exclusive eNews twice a month.
You can withdraw consent by unsubscribing anytime.
Name
Email
verification image, type it in the box
Our Kids From Our Kids, Canada’s trusted source for private schools, camps, and extracurriculars.