Virtual Fall Open House

George School's virtual fall Open House is on Sunday, October 24 at 1:30 p.m. EST.

George School is hosting a virtual fall Open House on Sunday, October 24 at 1:30 p.m. EST. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet members of the Admission team, current students, parents, faculty, and staff during this year’s event.

“Open House gives families a chance to hear directly from the students, faculty, and staff who live, learn, and teach in the George School community,” said Director of Admission Kim Major. “We are excited to share more about George School with you and to help you to get to know our community better.”

Activities include panels about academics, STEAM, college counseling, student life, athletics, and the arts. Families will also learn about the admission and financial aid process and have the opportunity for a Q&A session.

Schedule of Events: Open House begins at 1:30 p.m. EST.

1:30 – 1:45           

Welcome from Head of School Sam Houser

1:45 – 2:05                    

Academics Panel: George School offers individualized pathways for students to learn and explore their interests. During the Academics Panel, families will learn about George School’s curriculum, IB and AP classes, the daily schedule, advising, and learning support. Learn more about Academics at George School.
2:05 – 2:25                     Arts Panel: Is your student interested in studying the visual or performing arts? This panel will discuss the variety of arts offerings at George School, creative opportunities for students, and shows and exhibitions where students can feature their work. Learn more about the Arts at George School.

2:25 – 2:40                    

STEAM Panel: In this panel, families will gain a better understanding of the science and math pathways available for students at George School, and also learn about opportunities for research and extracurricular learning. Read about George School’s Math Team here!

2:40 – 2:45

Student Performance

2:45 – 3:00                    

College Counseling Panel: College Counseling at George School is a student-centered process that focuses on the right fit for each student. Learn how our experienced College Counseling team supports students throughout the entire process— from completing the application and developing test-taking strategies, to applying for scholarships and financial aid. Check out where the Class of 2021 was accepted and matriculated at this fall.

3:00 – 3:20                    

Athletics Panel: Does your student have a passion for sports and competition? Are they interested in trying something new and joining a team? George School’s Athletics Program has a place for everyone. With 25 varsity sports, including equestrian, there is something for each student to explore. Learn more about George School’s Athletics program.

3:20 –  3:35                        

Admission and Financial Aid Panel: Learn about key elements of the George School application and financial aid process from the Admission team. The admission application deadline is February 1, 2022, and the Financial Aid deadline is January 15, 2022.

3:35 – 4:00          

Student Life Panel: Curious about residential life, weekend activities, and clubs and organizations offered at George School? Hear from current students and the Deans’ Office about the George School experience during this panel. Learn more about Student Life at George School.

“Open House is an exciting time for families to take a deep dive into what George School has to offer,” said Assistant Director of Admission Jordan Page. “No matter where you are participating from around the world, we hope GS feels like a future home for you.”

Register here for the fall Open House. Contact the Admission Office at admission@georgeschool.org or 215.579.6547 for more information. Please note that while this year’s Open House event is virtual, George School is still open for on-campus visits and tours! Learn more here.

More News