Thursday, July 23, GFA held an in-person, socially-distant commencement ceremony for the Class of 2020 and their parents. The event, which typically takes place in June, allowed the class to process, hear from their class leaders, and receive a special "Portraits of a Class" book in place of their diplomas, which were received at the Conferral of Diplomas earlier this summer. Given the state's restrictions on gatherings, the event was live-streamed for family and friends to watch at home.
This year's Upper School Class Day was a little different than in years past, with faculty, staff and Head of School Bob Whelan making home deliveries of these prestigious annual awards. This year's awards went to: