The Lower School Open House will remain virtual this year, and Lower School personal tours are available on request. The Middle & Upper School Open House is also virtual, with in-person tours available upon request at a later date.
Virtual or in-person, you will learn more about the ways the exceptional faculty at Friends' Central offers a curriculum that is both challenging and thoughtful, designed to cultivate the intellectual, spiritual, and ethical growth of our students.
Read the stats and testimonials below to see what makes Friends' Central such a special place.
"I love the balance teachers in all divisions hold between being nurturing and doing real academic preparation. FCS is an intellectual and loving community."
"It is the rule rather than the exception that the adults at FCS go the extra mile for students."
"The teachers are the most incredible educators. I have children in other schools, and there is just no comparison!"
of seniors are admitted to one of their top choice schools.
Our Lower School is a place where joy-filled learning is embedded in play, exploration, and discovery. Whether at a desk or in the garden, art studio, or playground, learning is engaging as “skills and drills” take their place alongside teamwork, collaboration, and critical questioning—why?, how?, what if? The experience is as academically challenging and exciting as it is supportive and structured.
The Lower School Open House will be held virtually. Login details will be sent to registrants prior to the event. Personal tours are available upon request.
Learn about our 18-acre Lower School campus; meet administrators, teachers, and current students; and discover how a joy-filled Friends' Central education is as academically challenging as it is supportive and structured.
Our Middle School transforms eager, enthusiastic, and motivated elementary school students into self-aware, analytical, and empathetic eighth graders who will become courageous leaders and independent thinkers.
Come see what you and your child can expect as part of our community, and meet administrators, teachers, and current students. The Open House will consist of a virtual info session. In-person tours of our 28-acre City Avenue campus are available upon request.
Our Upper School's challenging and innovative program includes lively and rigorous classes, athletic, artistic, and performance opportunities that emphasize advanced critical thinking and independent projects requiring student research. Additionally, leadership skills, global awareness, and self-discipline are developed throughout the curriculum and in extracurricular activities.
Come see what you and your child can expect as part of our community, and meet administrators, teachers, and current students. The Open House will consist of a virtual information session. In-person tours of our 28-acre City Avenue campus are available upon request.
Discover the joyful learning and academic excellence at Friends' Central School by registering for our Open House! Parents and families will have the opportunity to meet administrators, teachers, and current students; learn about the admissions process; ask any questions you may have about our school; and see what you can expect when you become a part of our school community.
The Lower School Open House, at 9:30 am, will remain virtual this year, but Lower School personal tours are available upon request.
The Upper and Middle School Open House has been postponed and a new time will be announced shortly. The Open House will consist of a virtual information session. In-person campus tours are available at a future date upon request.
No matter your child's age or grade level, Friends' Central School has something to offer.