Visiting Day and Conference Night October 2018

On Saturday October 20th, Parents Visiting Day, you can attend fifteen-minute classes in the morning to meet each of your child’s teachers and then join Head of School Sam Houser for his address in Walton Center Auditorium. Informational sessions in the afternoon include College Counseling as well as sessions about service learning programs. See below for details.

Parents Conferences

Should you have a particular concern, you may meet individually with teachers by scheduling conferences on Parents Visiting Day on Saturday, October 20, 2018, or on Conference Night on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Online conference scheduling is now closed.  Please reach out directly to the teachers. Conference scheduling closed on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 for Visiting Day and Thursday, October 18, 2018 for Conference Night.

Friday, October 19
Saturday, October 20 (Visiting Day)
Tuesday, October 23 (Conference Night)

Friday, October 19, 2018

4:00–5:15 p.m.
College Counseling Program–Parents of Class of 2019
FAFSA Completion Workshop with Financial Aid Expert
Mollie Dodd Anderson Library Conference Room

Visiting Day: Saturday, October 20, 2018

7:30 a.m.
Pick up your schedule in Main Lobby.

8:00–10:45 a.m.
Go to your child’s classes. Classes meet as follows:
Arrangement 1–8:00–8:15 a.m.
Arrangement 2–8:25–8:40 a.m.
Arrangement 3–8:50–9:05 a.m.
Arrangement 4–9:15–9:30 a.m.
Arrangement 5–9:40–9:55 a.m.
Arrangement 6–10:05–10:20 a.m.
Arrangement 7–10:30–10:45 a.m.

11:00–11:30 a.m.
Attend Head of School address in Walton Center Auditorium.

11:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Teacher conferences are optional. Advance online scheduling is required.

11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Lunch in the dining room.

12:30–1:15 p.m.
Learn about George School service learning projects and domestic and international service learning trips.
Meetinghouse

12:30–1:15 p.m.
Parents of the Classes of 2020 and 2021: Overview of the College Counseling Curriculum
Mollie Dodd Anderson Library Conference Room

1:30–2:15 p.m.
Another chance to learn about George School service learning projects and domestic and international service learning trips.
Meetinghouse

1:30–2:30 p.m.
Parents of the Class of 2019: Drop-In Consultations with College Counselors. College counselors will be available to answer individual questions. No appointment necessary!
Mollie Dodd Anderson Library Conference Room

6:00–11:00 p.m.
Embrace The World Dinner and Auction
Join us as the George School Community comes together on one special night to celebrate 125 years of education, service, and community.  Click here to bid on auction items.

Fall Break

Fall break begins after a student’s last school commitment on Friday, October 19. There are no classes on Monday, October 22. Boarders return to campus by 7:00 p.m. on Monday, October 22. Classes resume on Tuesday, October 23 at 8:00 a.m.

Conference Night: Tuesday, October 23, 2018

This evening is designed to provide additional opportunities to meet one-on-one with teachers. Seminars and class visits are on Visiting Day only.

6:30 p.m.
Pick up pre-arranged conference schedule in Anderson Library Conference Room.

7:00–9:00 p.m.
An opportunity to meet one-on-one with teachers.

Questions?

Contact Carol Wozniak by phone at 215.579.6573 or by email.

Thank you for respecting our nonsmoking and alcohol-free policies.