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We have many things planned to celebrate our 275th anniversary this year.  Information and registration links will be sent as we get closer to each date.

Year-Round
• Service projects to help fight food insecurity
• 275th school merchandise for sale
• WFS History displays
• Social media quizzes and contests  
• Special podcast series


Home & School Picnic, September 23, 2023

Home & School Picnic Celebration (for WFS families, faculty, and staff)

Homecoming, October 20-21, 2023
Homecoming; 275th Video Premiere; Panel with WFS Heads of School;
Kickoff Party featuring the band Kristen & The Noise

275th Webinar Series, November 9, 2023
"How Networking Enhances Your Brand," featured Andy McEnroe '04, Managing Director for Raymond James; Monterry Luckey, Deputy Director of the Delaware Workforce Development Board; and Lynne M. Williams, Executive Director of the Great Careers Group & BENG. Click here to listen to the webinar. Watch the recording here.

Special Guest Bryan Stevenson, November 30, 2023
Thank you to everyone who joined us for this incredible night!

Quakerism 101, April 2, 2024
275 Years of Quaker Education: "What's it all About? Quakerism 101 for Parents"

Birthday Service Project, April 6, 2024 
Help us assemble 27,500 shelf-stable meals for the Food Bank of Delaware! More information & registration

275th Webinar Series, Sports Panel, April 8, 2024 
Hear from our incredible panel:
• Dawn Aponte, Senior Vice President, National Football League (NFL)
• Mike Brey, Former Head Men's Basketball Coach at the University of Delaware and the University of Notre Dame and Current Assistant Coach, NBA Atlanta Hawks
• Lara Price, Chief Operating Officer, Philadelphia 76ers
• Brian Mand '90 and Artie Kempner, moderators

Birthday Celebration, May 18, 2024 
Community Birthday Celebration with the Blue Rocks! More information to come!

275th Anniversary Concert, May 23, 2024 
275th Anniversary Concert, sponsored by the Nathan M. Clark Foundation, The Playhouse on Rodney Square. Hear our student musician perform pieces commissioned for our anniversary! 

Equity in Early Education Conference, June 14-15, 2024 
Celebrate Wilmington Friends School's 275th anniversary by attending a 2-day conference! In collaboration with the Delaware Association for the Education of Young Children (deaeyc), this conference will be filled with workshops, resources, and activities for early educators, providers, families, and caregivers specifically around promoting, creating, and implementing positive learning experiences for young children. Sponsored by the Nathan M. Clark Foundation. Register here


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