School News

  • Celebrating 50 Years!

    In recognition of the 50th anniversary of GFS’s ground-breaking Community Scholars Program, which was founded amidst America’s Civil Rights struggles of the ’60s, please join us at a Gala event at the National Constitution Center on April 15. Click here for details and to purchase tickets!

  • Philly Pops “Christmas Spectacular” conductor David Charles Abell ’76, with members of the Upper School Community Action Club (from left) Griffin Kaulbach ’17, Clara Wattenbarger ’16, Sunny Reardon ’16 and Maddy Berg ’16.

    CBS Covers Notable Alumni Visitor and Toy Drive

    CBS News was on campus Tuesday, December 15, to cover Philly Pops “Christmas Spectacular” Conductor David Charles Abell ’76, who was visiting to mentor students in the Upper School choir and orchestra—and to pick up gifts collected by the Community Action Club for Toy Fest. Watch the segment here!

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Lower School News

  • Environmental Trash Talk

    The Environmental Action Club shows the Lower School community how to responsibly dispose of trash by recycling and composting as much as possible.

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  • Connecting the Dots

    The Lower School is covered in dots as part of a community art-project and lesson in “growth mindset,” inspired by the children’s book The Dot.

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Middle School News

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Ash Wednesday

8th Grade Musical Rehearsal

10:50 AM - 12:20 PM

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