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.
George School’s fall admission Open House is scheduled for Sunday, October 26, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m. Activities include student-guided campus tours, department and program displays, and opportunities to speak with faculty and current parents.
Six George School students are writing for the Bucks County Courier Times “Reality” blog this year. Anna Coleman ’17 joins an avid group of returning writers including Claire Conte ’16, Molly Gorelick ’15, Ayushi Kokroo ’15, Brooke Levy ’16, and Jake Malavsky ’15.
Donaldson Romeo, Class of 1980 and former Alumni Award Recipient, has been sworn in as the Premier of Montserrat, a small island in the Caribbean. He was sworn in on September 12, 2014 after residents of the island flooded the polls on September 11 to vote for the People’s Democratic Movement of Montserrat.
“Some 70 George School students were among thousands of people who took over Midtown Manhattan on Sunday for the People’s Climate March, yet they felt connected to each and every one of them because of a common cause: climate change,” reports Michael Macagnone of the Bucks County Courier Times.