Coach Ben Luber joined the George School community just two months before leading the varsity boys’ basketball team to their first win. Since that time, the team has gone on to have a 10-5 record, including winning the last seven games.
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Faculty Members Heading to EDUCon
Mark your calendar for the Great Green Give! This annual fundraising event is an opportunity for the community to demonstrate the collective impact it can have for George School.
Netflix’s new documentary series Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez debuted after much anticipation on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. The three-episode series, produced and directed by Geno McDermott ’04, explores the former NFL player’s involvement in the 2015 murder of his future brother-in-law, his prison suicide, and chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Faculty members Chris Odom, Brian Patton, and Academic Technology Integrationist Howard M. Glasser will present at the EDUCon Conference in Philadelphia on January 25 at 3:00 p.m.
The George School math team ended their 2019 Math Madness season ranked seventeenth among the more than 700 schools that competed. This is the sixth year the George School math team has competed in Math Madness and they have been placed in the elite, Division I bracket every year.
The George School varsity boys’ basketball team defeated Radnor High School 60-56 on Monday, December 30, 2019. Radnor is ranked tenth in Pennsylvania for 5A high schools.
The varsity girls’ basketball team notched its third win on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, defeating The Hun School 62-50. The Cougars beat Lawrenceville 48-38 and Princeton Day School 51-12 to bring their season to 3-2.
Geography teacher Kevin Fox is a recipient of the 2019 Distinguished Teaching Award from the National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE). The award recognizes excellence in geography teaching at the primary and secondary levels.
Bennett Lichstein ’20 has been selected to receive the Mini Max Award, which honors high school football players throughout the Delaware Valley. Players are nominated by their coach throughout the season and selected based on performance, academics, and community service.
The George School varsity boys swimming team defeated The Hun School of Princeton 88-76 on Tuesday, December 10, 2019. The Cougarfish took charge of the meet with the 200 medley relay team of Sam Mottershead ’22, Francisco Correia ’20, Zach Bohrer ’21, and Manny Vinhais ’21 taking first place.