The George School math team defeated W. G. Ehloe Magnet School 33-25 in the first knock-out round in the bracket competition on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. With a maximum score of 35 for the round, the math team’s victory over last year’s third place team was compelling.
The freshman English classes supplemented their study of William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew with a special treat: the opportunity to perform the scenes from the play with the support of a professional actor.
George School alumni will gather at Liberté Lounge in Philadelphia to celebrate the holidays on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
With just eight minutes left in the second overtime period, Sanaa Hebron ’22 took the ball down the field and scored on a drive past the goalie, notching a 2-1 win for the Cougars. It was a well-played game as the number one ranked George School varsity field hockey team hosted the number four ranked Moorestown Friends School team for the Friends Schools League (FSL) semi-final game at Cougar Field on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.
George School’s annual fall Open House took place on Sunday, October 28, 2018, and hundreds of students and family members showed up to explore campus and meet teachers, coaches, and current students.
This year’s fall theater performance is A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare. The play comes to Walton Center on November 2 and 3 at 8:00 p.m. Both shows are free and open to the public.
Congratulations to our George School athletics teams as they head into playoffs and for their successful fall seasons to date.
George School celebrated its 125th anniversary with Embrace the World, a fun party, dinner, dance, and auction held in the Fitness and Athletics Center on Saturday, October 20, 2018. The event sold out and more than $140,000 was raised for tuition assistance and faculty development.
More than thirty-five students and teachers entered the Spruance-Alden Science Center on Friday, October 12, 2018 for International Baccalaureate (IB) Science Weekend. They were about to embark on an intensive two-day retreat to conduct art-themed experiments.
Nobel Prize winner and George School graduate Mario Capecchi ’56 visited campus. He spoke to science classes, attended the IB Group 4 Science Project Symposium, and gave a lecture to a packed Molly Dodd Anderson Library Conference Room.