Attention Students: please complete your summer assignments for each class before you return this Fall. The assignments can be found in the “Students” tab.

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Attention Freshman Families. Please see the announcement below about Orientation.

Eagle News!

Dear Freshman Parents,

Welcome to George Washington High School!

Orientation for incoming freshmen is scheduled as follows:

Thursday, August 29:

Session 1 (Last Name A – N):
9:00 am – 10:30 pm
Session 2 (Last Name M – Z):
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

There will be a brief presentation the Auditorium, followed by a tour of the school. Students will also have the opportunity to meet with coaches and club sponsors to begin getting involved right away. Finally, there will be an opportunity to purchase school uniforms and to have their ID pictures taken prior to the first day of school, making their first day much easier.


Summer 2019 – Students! If you are looking for activities and programs to engage in this summer, click here for more information!

8/1/19 – Congratulations to Zachery Gender and Emmanuel Molina for competing in ESPN’s Special Olympics Unified All-Star Soccer match in Orlando! More Details.

George Washington is a Comprehensive Community School. Those are two labels that mean so much to us. Here is what we are all about:

Community School Connection

Community School Coordinator: Caitlyn Boyle (caitlyn.boyle@phila.gov)

Attention local businesses! Are you interested in recruiting part-time or summer employees at George Washington? Please contact Caitlyn Boyle at caitlyn.boyle@phila.gov

Our Family Resource Room is up and running! (including during the summer)

  • You or your students can stop by Room 157 for free school supplies like backpacks, uniforms, and other clothing.
  • To access this resource, contact Caitlyn Boyle in the Main Office.

All are welcome to use our school Food Pantry, set up by PhitPhilly!

  • Open to the entire community, during school hours.
  • Please make an appointment with the counselors or Caitlyn Boyle in the Main Office.