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8th Grade English Students Receive “Jury Summons”
8th graders received their first "jury summons."
The Hawks placed second in a recent meet.
Dads & Daughters Dance a Hit!
Dads, special guests and girls in grades PK-6 had a fantastic time at this year's dance.
Join us for Mom/Daughter Movie Night, Saturday, September 29th
Pizza, Popcorn, Pajamas and The Parent Trap!
Thank you to the Brown Foundation for their support!
September 14th update
7th Grade STEAM
Middle Schoolers are full steam ahead.
Alumnae Board Meeting
It's always a joy to have our alumnae back on campus!
Early Literacy in Kindergarten
Kindergarten girls are beginning their reading program.
Juniors Collaborate on Digital Portfolios
The Class of 2020 begins yearlong project.
We're all in on recyling!
The Class of 2019 spent some time focusing on their senior year.
True Grit in the Maker Lab
Our 5th graders are practicing grit and resilience.
Yellow Ladybugs Visit With Headmistress
Yellow Ladybugs took a trip across campus!
Welcome New Trustees!
We are thrilled to welcome our newest trustees to McGehee's Board of Directors.
Two Seniors Named to Softball All District
Congratulations Peyton and Sydney!
Alumnae Association Winter Board Meeting
Alumnae of all ages gathered for McGehee fun.
College Alumnae Luncheon
We love having our alumnae back on campus!
Senior Naya Gros Signs Letter of Intent With Michigan State
Congrats to volleyball superstar Naya Gros!
50 Year Luncheon
Congratulations to the Class of 1968!
Varsity Cross Country Team Wins Newman Invitational
McGehee girls ran their hearts out on Wednesday, Sept. 27 in the meet at Audubon Park.
Cross Country Team Places 3rd
It was hot and humid last Saturday but our cross country hawks were on a mission.
Lucy Currence '17 - Hawk of the Week
Sewanee freshman Lucy Currence is making a name for herself in soccer!
Senior Named nola.com Player of the Week
Naya Gros '18 named nola.com Volleyball Player of the Week!
3 Hawks Named to All Metro Volleyball Team
Congrats to our varsity volleyball players named to the team!
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List of 5 events.
Upper School Parents' Night
to 8:30 PM
Bradish Johnson House, 1st Floor Gym MS/US Library First Stree Bldg. and Science Wing
All School Picnic
5th Grade Support Services Parent Coffee
to 9:05 AM
Helen Kohnke '10
Helen Kohnke '10 finds inspiration in the simple yet intricate elements of the natural world. With an abstract approach, this talented artist paints her subject the same way she experiences it...
Grace Perret '16
I was taught at McGehee to speak my mind, to articulate myself and to write well, which I think made my transition to college much easier than some of my peers here...
Melanie Parent '08
The path to Melanie’s successful career in finance and commitment to community service began when she was a student at McGehee. Not only did McGehee provide her with a strong education...
Melanie Sheen '02
Dr. Melanie Sheen is a board certified hematologist/medical oncologist with a special interest in the treatment of breast cancer...
Bonita Robertson '02
McGehee’s school motto of Noblesse Oblige was a big influence on Bonita Robertson’s career path in philanthropy...
Marion Strauss '15
Marion Strauss is a rising senior at NYU Tisch School of the Arts pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Drama. During her first two years of college...
Carroll Gelderman '11
As class valedictorian as well as Student Body President at McGehee, Carroll became accustomed to hard work and multi-tasking. While at Columbia University...
In November 2018,
McGehee’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Kimberly Field-Marvin as the 12th Headmistress of McGehee...
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Louise S. McGehee School is a private independent all-girls school for Pre-K through grade 12 and open to all qualified girls regardless of race, religion, national or ethnic origin.
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