Two members of the George School community will be honored during Alumni Weekend May 9-11. Lael Brainard ’79 will receive the Alumni Award and John Streetz, former faculty, will receive the Distinguished Service Award. Celebrate both recipients during the All Alumni Gathering scheduled for May 10, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
Dance Eclectic, the annual celebration of dance at George School, promises fun and creative choreography from a variety of genres on Friday and Saturday, April 11 and 12, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. From gospel to hip-hop to ballet, the show will feature both student work and pieces choreographed by dance teacher Barb Kibler.
Three George School alumni are participating in the Civil Rights Summit being held at Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Presidential Library in Austin, Texas on April 8-10, 2014. Julian Bond ’57, Liz Smith ’81, and Mark Updegrove ’80 are all scheduled to participate.
Deadlines are fast approaching to apply for generous business tax credits that can benefit George School financial aid programs. Tax credits provide a unique opportunity for Pennsylvania corporate taxpayers to enable promising low-income students to attend George School through EITC/OSTC programs.
The Varsity Boys’ Lacrosse team has been named a “team to watch” by the Bucks County Courier Times and John Arth ’15 has been named among the five “players to watch this season.” With a strong defense and a roster of returning players, the team looks to be a contender in the Friends Schools League this season.
Alumni Weekend 2014 will be here before you know it—and we are looking forward to welcoming back alumni and friends from the classes of 1939 to 2004 (and everyone in between). The celebration will be filled with community-wide events designed for all alumni as well as current students, parents, and faculty.
After nearly thirty-five years of working at George School, Maria Crosman will retire at the end of the 2013-2014 academic year to spend more time in the garden, making wedding cakes for friends and family, quilting, and enjoying her grandchildren.
After a long and dedicated career, Fran Bradley will retire at the end of the 2013-2014 academic year. Fran first came to George School in 1971 as a history teacher and coach. Through the years he helped to research and implement the International Baccalaureate Program and led service trips to Cuba, the Soviet Union, and Nicaragua.