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PK-11|Private
95 students
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School leader:  Mara Nicastro
3232 Green Valley Road
Ijamsville, MD 21754

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(301) 798-0288
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"A Contemporary, College Preparatory school in the historic Friends tradition."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Environmental, Humanities, Mathematics, Music...
  • Arts
    Technical design and production, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, Spanish
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73 reviews

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1 STAR
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Recent Reviews


Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · December 12, 2016
The Quaker tradition is about teaching character. I'm proud of the men my boys are becoming and I'm grateful to be surrounded by a group of teachers and parents who share our values.

Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · December 12, 2016
Friends Meeting School has amazing teachers. They are quirky, fun, caring, and brilliant. Many have been there for years and they are the school's best asset.

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · December 12, 2016
Studies show that Homework doesn't help with test scores and I'd prefer that our school didn't assign homework at all. Sadly, most parents don't agree with me so our kids have homework. They are encouraged to do homework during study hall after... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · December 12, 2016
With three children attending Friends Meeting School, our family has had the opportunity to work with virtually the entire faculty. They are brilliant, caring, and dedicated. Friends Meeting School offers rigorous academics but, more... more

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About this school

Nestled in the rolling hills between Frederick and Montgomery counties, Friends Meeting School serves all grades, and fortifies the mind, body and spirit of each student. Experiential lessons and dynamic discussions encourage joyful exploration inside & outside the classroom. A rich social curriculum allows our students to cultivate a safe, accepting community, while strong arts, athletics & service programs give them a leg up in college - and beyond.

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Last modified: December 12, 2016
Last modified Friends Meeting School is a Private school that serves grades PK-11
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