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Admissions

Open House / Visits

Admissions Timetable

List of 7 items.

  • Submit Application

    Beginning in September - Rolling
  • Schedule Visit/Shadow Days

    Beginning in October - Rolling
  • Submit Financial Aid Applications

    October 15 - December 15
  • Register for Testing

    Testing Schedule for Middle and 

    Upper School applicants
    (Assessments for Lower School 
applicants
    occur on visit day.)
  • All Application Materials Due for First Round Offers

    January 12 for Middle and Upper
    January 26 for Preschool and Lower
  • First Round Offers of Admission & Financial Aid Notification

    January 19 for Middle and Upper
    February 2 for Preschool and Lower
  • Rolling Admission

    Applications will continue
    to be accepted and reviewed
    on an on-going basis as
    availability permits.

Quaker matters. Come see why.

Customized Campus Tours/Visits

A visit to our campus will be the best way for you to discover the many benefits of a Wilmington Friends School education. Because students at Friends have the opportunity to be engaged in so many areas of school life, we customize your visit based on your child's interests. Please contact the admissions office to schedule a visit at a time during the school day that works for you: email admissions@wilmingtonfriends.org or call 302.576.2930.

Summer Learning Lab

The Learning Lab is located at the Friends Lower School and is led by an experienced early-years teacher. This very popular, free program for children aged 18 to 36 months or 3 and 4 years old and their caregivers is back for the summer.

June 13, 2019
9:30-10:30am for ages 18-36 months
10:45-11:30am for ages 3 and 4

August 1, 2019
9:30-10:30am for ages 18-36 months
10:45-11:30am for ages 3 and 4
 
Join us for this fun and engaging program which includes~
  • Music and Movement
  • Free exploration time in the classroom
  • Art and creativity
  • Activity stations
  • Parenting discussion time
Classes fill up quickly, so please pre-register by contacting Julia Forester at 302.576.2931 or jforester@wilmingtonfriends.org




Summer Story Hour

Join us, in and around Wilmington, this summer for Story Hour at varying locations.  Spend some time during the lazy days of summer listening to a good  read-aloud and enjoying the company of new friends. Children and their caregivers will have an opportunity to participate in this interactive, read-aloud followed by a themed Make-Take activity.  Stories and activities are most appropriate for ages 18 months to 5 years, but all are welcome. Please contact Julia Forester , with any questions at jforester@wilmingtonfriends.org 


Brandywine Hundred Library - Story Hour
June 14, 2019
August 20, 2019 
10:30-11:30am for ages 18 months to 5 years

Woodside Creamery - Story Hour
July 16
12:30-1:30pm for ages 18 months and up

Middletown Free Library (Media, PA) - Story Hour
July 23
11:30-12:30pm ages 18 months to 5 years
 

Admissions Timetable

List of 7 items.

  • Submit Application

    Beginning in September - Rolling
  • Schedule Visit/Shadow Days

    Beginning in October - Rolling
  • Submit Financial Aid Applications

    October 15 - December 15
  • Register for Testing

    Testing Schedule for Middle and 

    Upper School applicants
    (Assessments for Lower School 
applicants
    occur on visit day.)
  • All Application Materials Due for First Round Offers

    January 12 for Middle and Upper
    January 26 for Preschool and Lower
  • First Round Offers of Admission & Financial Aid Notification

    January 19 for Middle and Upper
    February 2 for Preschool and Lower
  • Rolling Admission

    Applications will continue
    to be accepted and reviewed
    on an on-going basis as
    availability permits.