Timeline Years: 1990-1999
First Step Team on Campus
Mind Over Body (MOB) was founded at George School in 1996 when ten African-American male students approached Kassem Lucas ’90, a new faculty member, because they were interested in learning about African-American fraternities.
George School: The History of a Quaker Community Is Published
The book celebrates and chronicles the school’s first hundred years.
All-Girl Wrestling Team Forms
More than a dozen students sign up.
Westwood Dormitory Built
First-year girls get their own home, too.
Students take part in the project, founded by a George School graduate, to raise awareness of violence against women. The shirts, with messages written by sufferers of sexual violence, are a way for women to break the silence.
Students Tackle Mideast Peace
More than 120 ninth graders take part in Middle East peace talks as part of their Global Interdependence classes.
Campbell Dorm Built
Freshman boys get their own home.
Four Square Takes Over Red Square
Four Square at George School is more than a schoolyard game. Layered with nostalgia, enshrined in fond, albeit imperfect, collective memory, the game is now a cultural icon.