Recent News

IB Learner Profile and Quaker Values Come Together in the Viva Voce

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 Agent to Visit George School

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.

George School Plans Magical Realism Night

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.

George School Robotics Hosts Invitational

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.