George School will celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Mollie Dodd Anderson Library on Friday, October 17, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. “These first five years have passed quickly,” said Library Director Linda Heinemann. “The new library has completely transformed the library program.”
The 2013-2014 Annual Report, now available on the George School website, thanks our community for its continued support. It includes the names of volunteers and a list of donors who made gifts to George School during the 2013-2014 academic year.
George School invites parents to visit campus on Saturday, October 18, 2014 for Visiting Day. The day will give parents the opportunity to attend abbreviated classes, meet with teachers at conferences, hear from the Head of School, and participate in workshops and seminars.
The George School football team faced Tower Hill School on October 2, 2014. Despite a 49-35 loss, the team “posted, by far, the most points it has all season,” reports Kim Slaven of the Bucks County Courier Times.
Students in Becky Hutchin’s IB Environmental Systems and Societies classes visited the Silver Lake Nature Center and Bristol Marsh on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. They had the opportunity to study soil quality and participate in a comparative wetlands study.
George School is pleased to announce that Abigail Ireland ’15 and Rachel Underberg-Davis ’15 have been named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship competition. Thirteen others were named Commended Students.
Jill Kirk ’15 was named Bucks County Courier Times Athlete of the Week for the week of September 28, 2014. Jill received this honor for scoring the game-winning goal in the overtime period during the varsity field hockey game against Conwell-Egan on Friday, September 26.
The varsity field hockey team defeated Conwell-Egan, 3-2, in overtime on Friday, September 26, 2014 and enjoyed their fourth consecutive win.