Details overview

Hours 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
School leader Brian Clyne
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 48

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Religious affiliation Friends
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
STEM
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Wichita Friends School is committed to learning that is student-centered. We believe a child’s education is best served in the course of a journey through a subject not a race through that particular grade levels curriculum. We believe strongly in teaching skills important in the 21st Century and deliver those skills an a project based learning approach.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

4
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Garden / Greenhouse
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Weekly cost range (low) $121
Weekly cost range (high) $184
For the year 2015
Payment schedule Weekly
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Morning Snack
Afternoon Snack
Evening Snack
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Child development associate (CDA) credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 12
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 12
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 12
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 16

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 92% 67%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 8% 3%
Black 0% 7%
Two or more races 0% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hispanic 0% 17%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Application requirements Application
Application fee
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012