The varsity equestrian team took first place at the Fox Heath Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) Horse Show on Sunday, January 8. With temperatures near twenty degrees, and snow swirling, the arctic air seemed to have no effect on the team.
With the help of Digital Fabrication Specialist Brian Giniewski, students in Advanced Ceramics and Sculpture helped to build a 3D clay printer during fall term.
The annual George School Holiday Dance Assembly entertained a packed audience on December 16. This year’s performance focused on significant events of 2016 including the Presidential Election, Winter Olympics, and the PokemonGo craze.
Jody Lee Lipes ’00 served as cinematographer for the critically acclaimed film Manchester by the Sea, which premiered in the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and is currently in theaters.
Parents and alumni joined students, faculty, and staff for Holiday Meeting for Worship on Sunday, December 18. The annual tradition included live musical performances by students, programmed worship, and the traditional silent worship that is typical of Quaker services.
George Long has added the title of head coach for the varsity girls’ basketball team to his job description this term. George also serves as the boys’ athletic director, the head football coach, and the co-head coach in baseball.
The George School varsity girls’ basketball team took on STEMCivics from Ewing, New Jersey on their home court on Thursday, December 15, and didn’t disappoint. In fact, the Cougars found their groove on offense and scored a season high 51 points, clinching their third win of the season 51-21.
The boys’ varsity basketball team defeated StemCivics Charter School on Thursday, December 15. George School stepped up their defense allowing them to keep an above ten lead for the majority of the game.