New Student Orientation Program Outline

We are excited to welcome new students to George School for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year! Below you will find an outline of this year’s New Student Orientation (NSO). Check back later this summer for updates.

 

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

9:00-10:15 a.m.
MDA Library
Boarders
Register and move into dorms
9:45-10:30 a.m.
MDA Library
Day students
Register
10:45 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Students and parents
Information workshops, lunch, and meetings with advisors
2:00-3:00 p.m. Students and parents
Head of School’s Welcome and Orientation Panel
3:15-5:30 p.m. Students
New Student Orientation begins
3:15-4:00 p.m.
Fitness and Athletics Center
Parents
Parents Association reception
3:15-4:00 p.m.
Fitness and Athletics Center
International parents
Q&A and reception
4:00 p.m. Parents
Depart
5:30 -6:30 p.m.
Dining Room
Students
Dinner
6:45-7:30 p.m. Day Students
Meet with Day Student Prefects
6:45 p.m.
Dorms
Boarders
Welcome activities
7:30 p.m.
Drayton Circle
Day Students
Pick up

 

Wednesday and Thursday, August 28 and 29, 2019

8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Students
New Student Orientation
5:30-6:30 p.m.
Dining Room
Students
Dinner
5:30 p.m.
Drayton Circle
Day students
Pick up*
6:30-9:30 p.m. Students
Evening activities and study hall
9:30 p.m.
Dorms
Boarders
Dorm check in and dorm gatherings

*Note: Day students are welcome to attend dinner, evening activities, and/or study hall. Those who do must be picked up before 9:30 p.m.

 

Friday and Saturday, August 30 and 31, 2019

8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Students
New Student Orientation
5:30-6:30 p.m.
Dining Room
Students
Dinner
5:30 p.m.
Drayton Circle
Day students
Pick up*
6:30-9:30 p.m. Students
Evening activities, study hall, and dorm gatherings
11:00 p.m.
Dorms
Boarders
Dorm check in and dorm gatherings

*Note: Day students are welcome to attend dinner, evening activities, and/or study hall. Those who do must be picked up before 11:00 p.m.

 

Sunday, September 1, 2019

10:45 a.m.
Meetinghouse
Boarders (day students and their families are welcome)
Meeting for Worship
12:00 p.m. Students
Follett book distribution (tentative)

 

Monday, September 2, 2019

8:00 a.m.  Students
First day of school begins