Student Clubs & Interest Groups

Students are encouraged to start their own interest groups and to get involved in campus organizations and committees that influence the quality of life at George School. The following list of groups might change from year to year, according to students’ interests. Groups usually meet one night a week from 6:30 to 7:20 p.m., or on the weekend.

arrow_smallArgo
arrow_smallArt for Relief
arrow_smallChinese Club
arrow_smallClay Club
arrow_smallCurious George
arrow_smallEntrepreneurship Club
arrow_smallGoldfish ’n Java
arrow_smallImprov Club
arrow_smallJunior State of America (JSA)
arrow_smallLatin American Student Organization (LASO)
arrow_smallModel United Nations (MUN)
arrow_smallOpen Doors
arrow_smallR&B Step Team
arrow_smallReading Olympics
arrow_smallTabletop Club
arrow_smallUMOJA
arrow_smallWomen’s Issues Now (WIN)
arrow_smallYoung Friends

Argo
This group publishes a literary magazine each year, which promotes the fields of literature and the arts within the community.

Art for Relief
This club organizes a night of art events to raise money for charitable organizations. The annual event features local artists as well as student and faculty work, and includes a silent art auction and performance.

Chinese Club
This group shares eastern and Chinese culture through activities that promote community awareness of Chinese philosophy, geography, history, arts, and current events.

Clay Club
Once a week, the ceramics studio is open from 6:00 to 7:20 p.m. for any student who wants to learn and work with clay.

Curious George
Curious George is George School’s student newspaper.

Entrepreneurship Club

Goldfish ’n Java
This group displays the performance talents of students and various guests in a variety of live music performances each year, ranging from intimate coffeehouse settings to outdoor concerts.

Improv Club

Junior State of America (JSA)
JSA is a national, student-run organization that sponsors model U.S. Congress sessions and debates on current events. Our members meet weekly and attend several local and regional debates and conventions each year.

Latin American Student Organization (LASO)
LASO provides support for students of Hispanic descent and gives all students the opportunity to explore the rich culture of Spanish-speaking countries.

Model United Nations (MUN)
MUN is open to students interested in the United Nations and the global community. MUN members attend simulated UN conferences at universities where research, debate, and speaking skills are used.

Open Doors
Open Doors is a group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered students, and their straight allies. Open Doors supports students and their families while raising awareness of relevant issues within the school community.

R&B Step Team
This is a step/dance group that rehearses regularly in preparation for an annual show. Step—a form of dance that uses the body, hands, feet, and chants to create a powerful rhythmic sound—originated in South African coal mines.

Reading Olympics
George School participates with the Bucks County Reading Olympics, a program that inspires students to read from a list of forty-five books and then participate in a friendly competition that challenges the team to correctly answer questions about the books.

Tabletop Club

UMOJA
This group educates the George School community about the culture, heritage, and present day ethnicity of the descendants of Africa. These descendants also include those from the continent of Africa, the Caribbean, and the Latin American Diaspora.

Women’s Issues Now (WIN)
WIN is a group of both sexes that was formed to educate members of the George School community on women’s issues so they leave George School knowing more about the realities of being a woman than they did when they arrived on campus.

Young Friends
This group works to improve the community of George School by offering spiritual support to members and developing activities to further George School as a Quaker community.