95% of families who choose Friends School are not Quaker.
So why do we say that “Quaker matters”? Because at Friends...
Each student is known and valued as an individual; caring teachers lead a responsive program.
Students learn to challenge themselves to their absolute best with a sense of responsibility to others.
The intellectual/academic foundation is defined by questioning, discovery, and relevance.
Character education, mindfulness, stewardship, and social justice are part of our founding mission.
Beginning at Age 2 1/2 Beyond its blending of established best practices with current research, our Preschool is guided by Quaker values and draws from complementary components of the Reggio Emilia approach to early childhood education. Learn More
Prekindergarten through 5th Grade The Friends lower school program is designed to encourage student voice and full participation, as individuals and as members of a community, in the learning process. Learn More
6th through 8th Grade The Friends middle school program is structured very intentionally, including a model advisory program, to meet the needs of the age group. Learn More
9th through 12th Grade The upper school at Friends engages students in an unsurpassed academic program, including the International Baccalaureate (IB). Learn More