Are you a Latino student who is interested in learning more about and celebrating your heritage? Have you ever been curious about the traditions and stories of the Latin people? Then come join La Fuerza, a new student club that will focus on celebrating, empowering, and embracing the Latino culture. This club is open to all students, regardless of heritage, and will meet weekly on Mondays during lunch in Room 218. Please come and be a part of this new club and experience here at GW!
GW sophomores and their families are invited to attend GW’s upcoming International Baccalaureate information meetings. International Baccalaureate (IB) is an assessed program for motivated, academically curious juniors and seniors. George’s IB staff will host in-person meetings on Thursday, December 7, at 6:30pm, and Saturday, December 9, at 9:30am. Families can also watch a short online presentation giving an overview of the program. For more information, to sign up for a meeting, or to watch the online presentation, please click HERE.
This November 29 session is the third in GW’s Teen Mental and Emotional Health Series for students, parents, guardians, and community members.
This session will cover mental wellness vs. mental illness, barriers to teens getting treatment for anxiety and depression, and facts, myths, statistics, and warning signs regarding mental illnesses. Presenters include: Shenelle Roebuck, the GW school-based therapist from Jewish Family Service, and Sarah Hartman, LCSW and Britt Rosenquist, MSW from GW’s Social and Emotional Support Team.
Snacks, childcare, and interpretation services will be provided. If you’re interested in attending, please RSVP HERE.
Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: GW Library
Fans of soccer/futsal, gather your crew of five to play in GW’s 2nd annual tournament! Come see Mr. Vicente in Room 133 to get a sign up sheet. Return your sign up sheet by Friday, November 17; the tournament admits a maximum of 16 teams, so turn it in as soon as possible to guarantee your spot! The tournament will take place on November 30 and December 7, with finals on December 14.