“A central aim of the St. George’s School is the release of creative energy in the child.
Every child wants to know a multitude of things that they do not know.
Every child is endowed with the capacity to express themselves, and this innate capacity is immensely worth cultivating.”
First St. George’s Prospectus, 1930
Over the Years
Past Heads of St. George’s School of Montreal
Mr. James A. Officer, Head of School Emeritus – 1993-2014
Mr. Bahadur C. Bhatla, Head of School Emeritus – 1990-1993
Mr. Leslie I. Larsen – 1987-1990
Mr. Bahadur C. Bhatla – 1986-1987
Rev. Murray C. Magor – 1981-1986
Ms. Norma Passaretti – 1978-1981
Mr. Bahadur C. Bhatla – 1977-1978
Mr. Vincent P. Skinner – 1975 - 1977
Mr. Robert T. Leicester – 1966-1975
Mr. Raymond Lester – 1963-1966
Dr. Agnes Matthews* – 1935-1963
Ms. Dorothy Cross – 1930-1935
* Dr. Matthews was granted the degree of Doctor of Laws, Honoris Causa, by McGill University at the time of her retirement from St. George's School. This degree was conferred to her in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the progressive education movement in Montreal.