DR. ANGELA TERPSTRA
The Chair of The Bishop Strachan School (BSS) Board of Governors, Val Sorbie, is pleased to announce that
Dr. Angela Terpstra has assumed the position of Head of School, effective November 1. A long-standing member of the BSS academic faculty since 2005, Dr. Terpstra is an experienced educator and administrator, who is widely respected for her extensive contributions to the educational field. She has been a Principal of both Middle and Senior schools and, most recently, Deputy Head of School.
Dr. Terpstra received her
B.A. (Honours, English) from McMaster University in 1980, her B.Ed. (English/History) from Queen’s University in 1981, her M.A. (English) in 1988 from McMaster University and Principal’s Certificate from Harvard University in 2007. In November 2007, she received her Ph.D (English Education) from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto (OISE.UT). The Bishop Strachan School is a university prep school for girls in JK to Grade 12. Located in Toronto and with over 900 day and boarding students, BSS offers a stateof-the-art STEAM wing, extensive athletics facilities and an expansive collection of co-curricular activities.