Holiday Weekend. There will be plenty of holiday cheer and festivities this weekend for students to enjoy including ice skating, hot cocoa by the fire in Marshall, winter formal, and the community holiday dinner. All are welcome to attend a special Holiday Meeting for Worship on Sunday, December 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the George School Meetinghouse. Full schedule.
Parent Teacher Conferences. Conference scheduling for parents will open on Tuesday, December 18. These conferences are not required, but parents are welcome to meet with teachers, as they deem necessary. Conference Night will take place on Monday, January 28, and Conference Day will take place on Friday, February 1. Learn more.
Course Selection Workshops on Conference Day. Planning a Course of Study will be offered for parents of current sophomores at 9:00 a.m., and for parents of current freshmen at 10:15 a.m. in the MDA Library Conference Room during Conference Day on February 1. Course selection for 2019–20 is now in progress, so this is a good time to talk with your child and their advisor about next year’s choices, as well as their multi-year course plan. See the full schedule.
College Regular Application Deadline. The deadline for seniors to submit their regular application to colleges is Monday, December 17. Students must give college counseling their printed application confirmations before they leave for the holidays on Thursday, December 20.
PSAT Scores Now Available. Classes of 2020 and 2021 PSAT scores are now available. An email was sent to students and families on December 10 with details on how to access the scores from the College Board website.
Freedom from Chemical Dependency (FCD) Workshops. FCD workshops will take place Friday, January 11 through Sunday, January 13 during Health and Wellness Weekend. All freshmen and new sophomores are required to take a two-hour workshop, and all juniors are required to take an hour and a half workshop. Students have signed up for their time preferences. Questions? Contact Susan Ross at email@example.com.
Relive Embrace the World Fun! As we approach the end of our 125th anniversary year, we thank those that helped put together Embrace the World, a wonderful celebration of the George School community and its continuing strength. Relive the fun celebration by watching the video here!
GS Athletics Calendar. Visit the Athletics section to view upcoming games.
The next edition of the Parent Plan-It will be sent on January 4. Happy Holidays!
December 15. Student Winter Formal
December 16. Holiday Meeting for Worship
December 20. Classes end at 11:45 a.m.
December 21 to January 6.Holiday Break
January 7. Classes Resume
January 11 to 13. Freedom from Chemical Dependency workshops
January 21. MLK Day—Classes held, special schedule
January 28. Conference Night
February 1. Conference Day
GEORGE SCHOOL FUND
As 2018 comes to a close, please consider participating in the George School Fund by making a tax deductible year-end gift.
Wishing your family a joyful holiday season.
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