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Cougars Defeat South Hunterdon

The George School varsity girls’ basketball team defeated South Hunterdon High School on Saturday, December 16 with a score of 38 to 24.

Seventeen Students Selected for Golden Teams

The Bucks County Courier Times announced its Fall 2017 Golden Teams, recognizing high school athletes who had standout seasons this fall. Seventeen George School varsity athletes were recognized by the paper for their achievements.

Drama Creates Lens for Student Discussion

This year’s fall theater performance was The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, a 1969 play about Henry David Thoreau who was jailed overnight for refusing to pay a poll tax. The play was selected by Director Mo West to stimulate provocative and relevant conversations among students.

A Mindful Look at Teaching

Tom Hoopes ’83, head of the Religions Department at George School, shared what he has learned about teaching religion at the historic Newtown Friends Meetinghouse.

Gamifying the Classroom

What does it mean to gamify your classroom? History teacher Sara Shreve-Price has been exploring this idea with a Civil War game she developed for her US History class this December.

George School Swimmers Named Athletes to Watch

George School varsity swim team members Jonathan Lessiohadi ’18 and Sara Matson ’20 were named to the Five Athletes to Watch lists for the upcoming boys’ and girls’ seasons by the Bucks County Courier Times.

Camille Drury ’19 Transforms Campus Trees with Acrylic

Camille Drury ’19 recently painted human organs on campus trees for an installation art project entitled Our Organs. Her work illustrates the lungs, uterus, and heart on the trees with acrylic paint to symbolize the connection between human life and the natural world.

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