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At Buckingham Friends School...

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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BFS Virtual Tour

Take a Virtual Tour of BFS Now!

Learn more about Buckingham Friends School - a K-8 independents school in Lahaska, PA that celebrates the spirit of youth and stewards the promise of each individual to build an engaged learning community. Contact Director of Admissions & Financial Aid Melissa Clayton at mclayton@bfs.org or call 215-794-7491.
March 2021 Noteworthy Review

March 2021 Noteworthy Review

Read about some of the latest and greatest happenings on campus in our March 2021 edition of the Noteworthy Review.
Sydney Fox

Mind, Body, and Self Esteem!

The mood in Sydney Fox’s woodshop is always purposeful and productive as students in First Grade through Eighth Grade industriously invest in designing, constructing, and completing a range of projects from toolboxes to clocks to tables to doghouses, and more.
Bucks County Herald's Spring 2021 Parents Guide to School

BFS in the News

Read Head of School Paul Lindenmaier's article about Quaker education featured in the Bucks County Herald's Spring 2021 Parent Guide to Schools. PLUS, see some very familiar faces featured on the cover!

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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