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Holiday Greetings from George School 2017

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.

Sara Lomax-Reese ’83 Makes Influential List

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.

Three Cross Country Athletes Receive FSL Honors

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 Draws Inspiration from Nature

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.

Empowering Women in Africa

Liz Grossman ’05 spent this past year meeting with female African leaders, drawing inspiration from them about gender equality in their countries.

Instrumental Music Students Perform at Assembly

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.

Ava Navarro ’18 Signs with Duke University for Fencing

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.

George School Students make FSL All-League Team

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.

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