In the News

FA Students Volunteer at Schwartz Center “Sensory-Santa” Event

"For some children, a trip to visit Santa Claus at the mall can be a scary and challenging task. From long lines to a noisy environment, children on the autism spectrum or children with special needs may have no choice but to forego the annual holiday tradition...  Students from Friends Academy helped design decorations before the event, and staffed the arts and crafts room during the program."

December 11, 2017
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Friends wins 1st Place Team at Victoria Sousa 5K

Friends Academy runners (both past and present) showed their support and speed last weekend at the Victoria Sousa 5K in Colt State Park.

October 21, 2017
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FA Teacher Steve Walach Honored with Marot Award

“It's very humbling. When you do service, you don't really want the attention on you. It goes on the people you're serving and the service you're providing … The Soup Kitchen, the ethos is so pure. It's gradually evolved and the whole point is to treat people with dignity,” Walach said.

October 3, 2017
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Conversations with the Head

Families are invited to sign up for Conversations with the Head, which touch upon various topics in our school community. Space is limited and we ask that families choose only one event to attend.

August 24, 2017
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All-School Announcements 01.21.18

Piano Lessons If you are interested in Piano Lessons after school, Doug Large teaches contemporary piano lessons in our piano lab after school.  You can contact him to arrange a lesson and payment schedule at douglargemusic@gmail.com. Important! School Calendar 2018-2019 We... January 20, 2018 | READ THE FULL STORY

All-School Announcements 01.14.18

  reminder, no school monday and Tuesday is a monday schedule Lower School Game Night Lower School Game Night is a night of pizza and games on Thursday, January 18th.  This Friends Academy tradition provides an opportunity for our Lower... January 14, 2018 | READ THE FULL STORY

Middle School News 01.21.18

Middle School Dance this Friday, Book Fair and AuthorFest this week! January 12, 2018 | READ THE FULL STORY

All-School Announcements 01.07.18

Sub Day rescheduled Last Thursday’s snowed out Sub Day has been rescheduled to Monday, January 8th. A Reminder from the Business Office The financial aid applications for 2018-2019 school year are due by February 1, 2018.  Please note the application must be... January 3, 2018 | READ THE FULL STORY

All-School Announcements 12.17.17

Sub Day Renewal It’s time to reorder Subway for the remainder of the year. Please return this form to the Main Office by Thursday, December 14th to guarantee delivery on Thursday, January 4th. Thanks! Lost & Found Items in the Lost & Found... December 17, 2017 | READ THE FULL STORY