Members of the George School community came together to express their thanks at the beginning of this holiday season. Inspired by our school motto “Mind the Light,” this year’s holiday greeting celebrates the magic of light as it illuminates our wishes during our quasquicentennial year.
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Faculty Members Heading to EDUCon
Sara Lomax-Reese ’83 was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Philadelphia, as ranked by Philadelphia Magazine. She is known as a mover and shaker, both for her work in radio and for her impact on local boards.
Julia Wilson ’18 and Isabella Robinson-Cloete ’20 were named to the Friends Schools League (FSL) girls’ field hockey All-League Team. Eva Kinnel ’20 was recognized with an Honorable Mention.
Alexandra Long ’20 was named to the Friends Schools League (FSL) girls’ soccer All-League Team, and Julianna Caplin ’18 was recognized with an Honorable Mention.
Three George School varsity cross country athletes were named to Friends Schools League (FSL) All-League Teams. Jeffrey Love ’19 was named to the FSL All-League Team. Darayus Gorimaar ’19 and Janaia Madden ’20 were recognized with an Honorable Mention.
Amedeo Salamoni, ceramics and sculpture teacher, will display his latest collection of containers in the Class of 1956 Gallery in Mollie Dodd Anderson Library, starting Monday, December 4. His gallery talk and reception is planned for Thursday, February 8, 2018, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Liz Grossman ’05 spent this past year meeting with female African leaders, drawing inspiration from them about gender equality in their countries.
The George School Instrumental Music assembly took place on Friday, November 10, 2017 in Walton Auditorium. The wind ensemble, lab band, string ensemble, and orchestra performed songs directed by George School faculty.
On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Ava Navarro ’18 signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) to join Duke University’s fencing team. Her parents, grandparents, friends, and coaches joined in the celebration at the Fitness and Athletics Center.
Three George School students were named to the Friends Schools League All-League Team: Jordan Valdepenas-Mellor ’19, Phil Cavallo ’18, and Logan Hillegas ’18. Eric Yu ’19 received an honorable mention.