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children find space to explore and grow - through a curriculum that is flexible and responsive to their interests; across an expansive campus that encourages play and risk-taking; and within our value-added programming that adds breadth and depth to their individual learning experiences. To learn more about this K-8 independent school that celebrates the spirit of youth and stewards the promise of each individual to build an engaged learning community, inquire now.

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A Guide to Understanding Quaker Education

A Guide to Understanding Quaker Education

Our Guide to Understanding Quaker Education introduces Quaker testimonies of Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, and Stewardship (S.P.I.C.E.S.) and the role they play in our purpose as a Friends school and in the life of our community. A review of the testimonies can remind us that even in the darkest days, we can find Light within ourselves, and within each other.
Noteworthy Review November 2021

Noteworthy Review - November 2021

There's always something exciting happening on campus! Read some of the latest highlights from our weekly newsletter in the November 2021 Edition of the Noteworthy Review!
Lasagna Dinner 2021 - Parents

Lasagna Dinner 2021 - A Delicious Success

The Sixth Grade community of students, parents, and advisor Laura Downs officially renewed the spirit and goodness of Lasagna Dinner in new, creative ways - what a boost to our community, what a lift during challenging times, what a GREAT DINNER!!!

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At A Glance

  • 44 acres of beautifully
    wooded campus
  • 7:1 Student-to-Faculty Ratio
  • 79,374 Handshakes in a Year
  • 8 service projects per year
  • $5 Million Endowment
  • 61% of Faculty with
    Advanced Degrees
  • 36 Faculty Members
    & Staff
  • 5 Interscholastic
    Sports Programs
  • 20 Clubs Offered
    Throughout the Year
  • 35 secs to go down the
    sledding hill run
  • 164 Total
  • 100% of students participate in
    the Annual Art Show
  • 16 Average Class
  • 20 Stage
    Each Year
  • 100% of students studying a world language
Morning Handshake with Paul
Lower School Recess
4th Graders in Library
Students running on Upper Field
Music Class
Art Class
3rd Grader
Boys Walking In Woods
Outdoor Classroom
1st Grade
Wallops Island Trip
Boys at Recess