The Head of School’s list recognizes a student’s commitment to excellence in attitude, effort, initiative, and preparation. To be named to the Head of School’s List students must be nominated by at least five teachers. To earn a spot on the Honor Roll list, students must receive no grade lower than a B or an overall B+ average with no grade below a C.
News & Events
Hana Oh ’24 Wins FSL Individual Championship
Some folks baked sourdough bread, others learned TikTok dances, this mother-daughter team of entrepreneurs featuring George School junior Maya Renee Cockburn ‘22 built The Culture Campus, LLC while quarantined last year.
George School’s College Counseling team is hosting an online college tour this spring. The event is designed to help students with college selection throughout the ongoing pandemic. “The college application process is difficult in a normal year,” said Beth Ann Burkmar, Director of College Counseling.
On Friday, February 19th and Saturday, February 20th, 2021 George School theater students performed Talking With…, a play consisting of monologues ranging from laugh-out-loud funny to others hard to listen to.
George School is thrilled to announce that Ellen Zhang ’21 and David Xi ’21 have been named national merit finalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). Ellen and David are two of 16,000 students selected from across the country to receive this honor.
A special Lunar New Year celebration took place on Thursday, February 11, 2021 in Main Lobby. Lunar New Year is the festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar.
With many schools turning to online learning this year, Ian Hopkins ’22 decided to help those that need help with the adjustment to learning remotely. “My dad and I realized that now more than ever kids are struggling to learn in their online school environments,” said Ian.
George School, in partnership with the Friends Schools League (FSL), is pleased to announce the resumption of interscholastic league competition in basketball and swimming effective immediately and continuing through mid-March.
George School Senior Angelo Leon ’21 has been selected to receive the Mini Maxwell Award. Each year, the Mini Maxwell Awards are presented to high school football players based on academics, on-field performance, and commitment to community service.
Recently, twelve George School students took part in Yale University’s Model UN. This event is typically held in New Haven on Yale’s campus, but was held virtually this year due to the pandemic.