George School’s annual fall Open House took place on Sunday, October 28, 2018, and hundreds of students and family members showed up to explore campus and meet teachers, coaches, and current students.
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This year’s fall theater performance is A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare. The play comes to Walton Center on November 2 and 3 at 8:00 p.m. Both shows are free and open to the public.
Congratulations to our George School athletics teams as they head into playoffs and for their successful fall seasons to date.
George School celebrated its 125th anniversary with Embrace the World, a fun party, dinner, dance, and auction held in the Fitness and Athletics Center on Saturday, October 20, 2018. The event sold out and more than $140,000 was raised for tuition assistance and faculty development.
More than thirty-five students and teachers entered the Spruance-Alden Science Center on Friday, October 12, 2018 for International Baccalaureate (IB) Science Weekend. They were about to embark on an intensive two-day retreat to conduct art-themed experiments.
Nobel Prize winner and George School graduate Mario Capecchi ’56 visited campus. He spoke to science classes, attended the IB Group 4 Science Project Symposium, and gave a lecture to a packed Molly Dodd Anderson Library Conference Room.
George School is pleased to welcome current parents to campus on Saturday, October 20, 2018. Parents have the opportunity to attend their child’s classes, meet with teachers, join Head of School Sam Houser as he delivers his annual address, and participate in college counseling and service learning seminars.
In their second competition of the fall 2018 season, the George School math team defeated the Princeton Day School team 37-20. Two members of the George School team scored a perfect 8/8 and three scored 7/8.
The Fall 2018 issue of the Georgian, a special quasquicentennial edition celebrating the 125th anniversary of George School, is now available online.
Holly DiMicco Olson ’78 recently helped to organize a memorial service to honor enslaved people at Middletown Friends Meeting in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.