If you or a family member cannot make it to the Arch Street Meeting for the Class of 2017's Graduation Ceremony on Friday, June 9 at 11 a.m., please join us digitally via live stream.
We take a look back at the rich and full careers of our retiring teachers and staff.
The GFS choral ensembles will perform their annual spring concert on Sunday, 5/21 at 3 p.m. in the Meetinghouse.
This Sunday evening at 5:30 (after the choir concert!), bring the family to Activist Day, which is like a mini-version of Fun Day, with all proceeds going to activist organizations supported by 12 student clubs.
Of the six GFS students participating in Global Online Academy, three took part in the Catalyst Conference (April 27-30), and one—Lia Weil '18—was awarded a Catalyst Conference Citation.
Poley Festival is an entirely student-led annual celebration of drama. Shows on 5/13, 5/18, 5/19, and 5/20.
On Friday, April 28, faculty, staff, and history buffs gathered at Cliveden for original student performances, performed on location in Cliveden's two historic kitchens.
Zaynab Sanogo '19 was the only black female competitor to win a gold medal at the Dad Vail Regatta. She'll be competing this weekend in the Stotesbury Cup Regatta on the Schuylkill River.
Read more in "Teen rower making a difference 'one scull at a time'" at The Philadelphia Tribune.
In Chestnut Hill Local, GFS crew gets a great highlight for their medaling achievements at the Philadelphia City Championships.
John Williams '99 was recently on stage in Shakespeare's "Love's Labour's Lost" and John Ford's "The Broken Heart" in rotating repertory at Quintessence Theatre Group, 7137 Germantown Ave.
The Chestnut Hill Local chats with John about his career in "GFS graduate is having 'the most fun in the whole world'" published on April 21.
Upcoming Live Stream
2017 Graduation Ceremony Live Stream
Friday, June 9, 2017, 11 a.m.
If you or a family member cannot make it to the Arch Street Meeting for the Class of 2017's Graduation Ceremony, please join us digitally via live stream.
Ron Tarver Presents 2017 Cohen Art Lecture
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 10:05 a.m.
Saturday, December 17, 2016, 8 p.m. ET
Rebecca Traister '93 Delivers Upper School Annual Alumni Lecture
Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 10 a.m. ET
"Health Disparities and Medicine: The Predicaments of Race, Class and Doctors of Color"
Thursday, October 13, 6:30 p.m. ET
Mercer Tate Lecture: Kelly Lee, Philadelphia's Chief Cultural Officer
October 19, 2016, 10 a.m. ET