On Tuesday, June 6, junior year IB Diploma candidates will participate in the Viva Voce. Viva Voce is a Latin phrase literally meaning “the living voice.” “By word of mouth” is a more common translation. Students will present the experience of writing the IB extended essay to a panel of adults including the head of school, teachers from several different departments, and staff.
Former FBI Supervisory Special Agent JJ Klaver will once again visit George School on Tuesday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the McFeely atrium. JJ visited campus earlier this month to speak with students and faculty members.
Bonnie Devenney ’17 and Clarence Rodgers ’17 were two of the thirty-eight Bucks County High School athletes honored at the 19th annual Courier-Kiwanis Scholar-Athlete Awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
The English Department will host a “Magical Realism Night” on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. for students in IB and Advanced English classes. The event will be held in Marshall Center and will help students learn more about the life of Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his writing of Love in the Time of Cholera.
Each year, George School chemistry teachers designate one AP Chemistry student to receive this honorary certificate for excellence in the study of chemistry.
On Sunday, May 28, 2017 George School will celebrate the members of the Class of 2017 during the commencement ceremony. If you are unable to join us on campus, commencement will be available via livestream (http://livestream.com/GeorgeSchool).
The girls’ varsity lacrosse team captured the Quaker Cup on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, beating the Academy of the new Church 14-12 in a tough match played at George School. The Quaker Cup is a postseason tournament in the Friends’ League.
On Saturday, May 13, 2017, thirty students from four area high schools gathered in the Spruance-Alden Science Building and participated in the second annual Robot Invitational at George School. Students were given six hours to solve fifteen unique challenges using their robots and microcontrollers.