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Sam Houser Welcomes New and Returning Students

“When I think of George School, I think of many adjectives—including global, rigorous, transformative, life changing, peacemaking, and world changing. It is no wonder we invited this group, to join our community.”

Varsity Girls’ Tennis Preview

The Bucks County Courier Times highlighted the local Lower Bucks County high school girls’ tennis teams that will be taking the court this fall, their key players, and their outlooks for 2017.

Varsity Girls’ Volleyball Preview

Eleven members of the varsity volleyball team arrived on campus on Monday, August 21 to spend their last weeks of summer vacation getting ready for their upcoming season.

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Preseason Underway

Thirty George School students arrived on campus early to prepare for their upcoming season. Over the last two weeks, they have worked exceptionally hard and have been focused on both fitness and the tactical side of the game.

Sarah Dunphy-Lelii ’96 to Speak at Assembly

Dr. Sarah Dunphy-Lelii ’96 recently visited Uganda for a six-month research fellowship studying aggression in adolescent male chimps. For ten hours each day, she followed and observed 687 chimpanzees in the Kibale National Forest.

Christie Lenée to Perform at George School

Christie Lenée has been performing since the age of four. A naturally born entertainer, she first hit the stage in Tampa, Florida with a song and dance ensemble called Entertainment Revue.

Cougars Eager to Start Season

Last year’s squad finished only 3-5, but the team had a lot of challenges to overcome, including the retirement of longtime coach John Gleeson ’65. George Long, boys’ athletic director took over and will remain head coach for the upcoming season.

Student Mentors Help International Students Adjust

Prior to the start of each school year, George School hosts a weeklong International Student Orientation (ISO) for international students new to George School. Each incoming student is paired with an ISO student mentor, a rising junior or senior who will follow the student all year.

Tom Hoopes ’83 Featured in QuakerSpeak Video

Tom Hoopes ’83, head of the Religions Department and Orton dorm at George School was featured recently in a QuakerSpeak video. Teaching Religion at a Friends School focuses on the Quaker ethos that are present in classroom conversations among friends schools.

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