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June 2022 Update 2

St. Thomas More School Updates: St. Thomas More School 2023/24 prices are now available for SMG international representatives. SMG is offering a significant 40% scholarship to all of our partners on the published pricing for STM. For more information, please contact Sasha Brukhnov at There is still time to apply for our August programs […]

June 2022 Update

ALPHE London Secondary Focus Conference: SMG’s Business Development Director, Bryan McCready, and Global Marketing Director, James Mann, traveled to London last month to participate in the ALPHE UK Secondary Focus Conference. This was the team’s first conference since the beginning of the pandemic and it was terrific to finally get to see everyone in person […]

May 2022 Update 2

St. Thomas More School Updates: Girls’ Soccer Program: St. Thomas More School is excited to announce a year-round girls’ soccer program. Like our well-established boys’ program, this program will develop student athletes with skills, discipline, resilience, and sportsmanship who are ready for the next level of soccer AND for life! Joseph Mendonça Jr. joins the […]

May 2022 Update

SMG UK Programs Update: September 2022 application deadline for the UK No Choice Program is May 15th. Spots are available for January 2023. September 2022 applications for the UK Choice and Cultural Exchange Programs, as well as Ireland Day/Boarding schools are still being accepted based on school availability. Please contact with any questions. Visit […]

April 2022 Update 3

SMG PRESENTS ST. THOMAS MORE ONLINE PROGRAM! Global Access to a Premier American Education, Curriculum, and Credentials.   STM Online Program Enrollment Types: Single Course Dual Diploma Full-Time Highlights: 6 Credits for Diploma Accredited Rolling Admission Self-Paced Unlimited Tutoring College Counseling Unique Courses Teacher Supported     For further details, please contact Sasha Brukhnov at […]

April 2022 Update 2

NO CHOICE PROGRAM Area Guarantees We now offer Area Guarantees in the following 3 areas: South England Brighton Edinburgh Please see our updated price list for more information. As with all of our programs, spaces are limited so please act fast! In order to consider area guarantees, we will need a completed application by April […]

April 2022 Update 1

SMG together with St. Thomas More School (STM) is happy to offer a US-based, college preparatory curriculum program to potential partner schools in your country. STM has been helping young people from all over the world find success and prepare for college since 1962. We understand that not all students are able to travel to […]

February 2022 Update

We wanted to update you about SMG and our programs’ availability. It has been incredibly encouraging to see the overwhelming demand for high school programs in the United States. Below you will find exciting updates about our F-1 programs in the United States that we are very happy to share with you. F-1 Private Program […]

January 2022 Update

With the start of the new year, we wanted to update you about SMG and our program’s availability. It has been incredibly encouraging to see the overwhelming demand for high school programs in the United States, Canada, and the UK. F-1 Public Program | United States The F-1 Public High School Program is excited to […]

Why Summer at STM?

  Summer Camp at STM Offers Amazing Academic, Language, and Cultural Experiences For All Students! The summer program at St. Thomas More School (STM) combines English language classes, athletics, and fun recreational activities. Located on our beautiful 100-acre lakefront campus, students will experience a traditional American summer while gaining skills that help prepare them for […]

St. Thomas More School Information

    Join Matt Quinn, Head of School, on a tour through the STM Campus. You’ll learn about STM academics, athletics, resident life, and more! Click below to watch.     Available Weekly July 5/6-29th The summer program at STM combines English classes, athletics, and summer recreational activities on a beautiful 100-acre lakefront campus. Students […]

August ’21 Scholarships Available at STM

    St. Thomas More has had an amazingly successful summer session.  Students have enjoyed lakefront activities in between trips to New York, Lake Compounce Amusement Park, and Mini-golf. More trips are upcoming to Boston, Six Flags, and Brownstown Adventure Park. It has been refreshing to see our students socializing while studying in a relaxed, […]

August 2021 Update

With the August 2021 intakes for most programs coming to a close, we wanted to give you a brief update on the state of the SMG’s High School programs. We have been incredibly encouraged by the overwhelming demand for high school programs we offer in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. We are […]

Congrats STM Grads!

We’re very proud of the latest graduation class of STM students, which included international students from around the world. We wish each and every graduate the best as they begin their next chapter! See images of the ceremony below.   STM is Still Accepting Applications for August 2021! With an increase in female students and the […]

SMG Canada is Still Accepting Applications for April 2021 and September 2021, But Districts are Filling Up Fast!

Please contact us ASAP to enroll your students at the 35+ districts SMG can offer throughout Canada. As of right now, only West Vancouver is full for September 2021/22 applicants, which means we have availability at all remaining SMG Canada districts!* Get in touch today to secure spots from your students.   New Districts  

New Short-Term Programs Available in the UK

Available this Spring: 1 Term (~3.5 months) Programs with an April 2021 Start! Several of our partner schools are keen to welcome more overseas students during this period. Therefore, we are excited to offer your students 1-term high school programs in many of our Flex State Schools! Program Highlights Homestay Accommodation Intensive English Immersion Classes […]

We’ve Partnered with Omega to Help Students Apply to American Universities!

The College Experts at Omega Can Help You… Get accepted to Top 100 Universities Understand the college admissions process Optimize your high school curriculum for college Determine your unique strengths Develop a college list best suited to your needs Develop an application strategy Write a compelling personal statement Review your list of acceptances and reach […]

The SMG F-1 Public High School Program In the United states is Still Accepting Applications for Programs beginning this fall!

Check out some of our featured districts below! Niskayuna School District Niskayuna, New York With over 1300 high performing students, Niskayuna High School is a top rated public high school. It ranks in the top 50 schools in New York State, and is in the top 20 for the best teachers in the state. International […]

Sign up today to study in the United Kingdom with SMG this Fall!

As the United Kingdom moves forward in its reopening process, schools are eager to welcome international students this August! We still have spots available across many of our state/public schools for semester and term programs. Application deadlines are approaching, so please reach out to Michael at as soon as possible! East Sussex College East […]

St. Thomas More School of Connecticut

We are thrilled to announce that SMG has finalized an exclusive marketing partnership with Saint Thomas More School in Oakdale, Connecticut. St. Thomas More School offers a unique academic experience for boarding school students. Each student receives a multifaceted, heightened level of attention which emphasizes their personal, academic and athletic development. We understand that the […]

Join SMG F1 Public for an American High School Program starting this Fall!

SMG continues to work hard to provide premiere programs that remain accessible for your students in these uncertain times. Our F-1 Public Program has several schools still accepting applications, that are eager to welcome your students for the 2020/21 school year. The featured districts below are just a few of the great schools that are still […]

SMG Webinar Recap

It is with great pleasure that we are able to announce that our SMG Webinar Series is now available on the EXITS platform for you to watch at your convenience. Thank you to everyone who was able to join our webinars over the past few weeks. We were so glad to see over 300 of […]

Gaia and Her Host Family in Nova Scotia

“This is a year we will never forget. We have baked/cooked, crafted, gamed, movie watched, toured, exercised, visited, homeschooled, loved, laughed and cried together.” “Gaia and Linn have jumped in with both feet. Their English has improved, their sense of community has grown, camping skills were polished, their knowledge of Halifax has increased and their love […]

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