George School is pleased to welcome parents to campus on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Parents will have the opportunity to attend their child’s classes, meet with teachers during conferences and more.
News & Events
Student Artwork Featured in Pennsylvania Center for Photography
Last summer George School faculty members applied and were accepted as a cohort for an online professional development course titled Teaching For Understanding, at Project Zero, a program run through Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education.
Nobel Laureate recipient Mario Capecchi ’56, will return to campus to speak to students, faculty, alumni, and parents on Wednesday, October 25. Mario is the first of a number of notable alumni speaking on the topic of innovation in celebration of George School’s 125th anniversary.
George School’s fall Admission Open House is scheduled for Sunday, October 29, 2017. Prospective students and families are invited to join the community to discover what makes George School unique.
The varsity boys’ soccer team defeated Abington Friends School 2-0 on Thursday, September 28, 2017 for their third Friends Schools League win this season.
Students from the Ron Clark Academy (RCA) and RCA Master Educator, Pamela Haskins, visited George School while on a tour of US boarding schools.
On Monday, September 18, 2017 students from Polly Lodge’s IB Biology class traveled to Island Beach State Park, New Jersey on a field trip to supplement their study of ecology.
The timeline begins in November of 1887 when John M. George left the majority of his estate “for the purpose of erecting a boarding school” and continues through present day.
A new student organization at George School gives student innovators a chance to develop their ideas into products. The Entrepreneur Club is part of the MIT Launch Program, which helps high school students start companies.
The varsity girls’ field hockey team welcomed Bristol High School to Cougar Field on Friday, September 22, 2017 and came away with a victory on a very hot and humid afternoon.