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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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70 reviews

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1 STAR
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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · December 02, 2015
Friends Meeting School's worst days are behind it. After some drastic growing pains as the school expanded, all the systems are now in place for a successful PK-12 program that graduates well-rounded, thoughtful, caring young adults and sends them... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 18, 2015
My teenagers feel Friends Meeting School is the best school they have ever attended. They both have attended other private and public schools. Friends gives students opportunities to find their own voice. They don't teach by memorization only, but... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 21, 2014
My big complaint about Friends Meeting School? My child has a longer commute than I do. I'd be very happy if Friends would move to a more convenient location. Other than that, our family loves Friends Meeting School. The teachers are amazing,... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 14, 2014
My daughter started attending this fall and had a terrific year in pre-K. She came to the school after a bad experience at another school, so she was feeling a little hesitant. All of the teachers and staff have been so patient and amazing with... 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 2, 2015
Last modified Friends Meeting School is a Private school that serves grades PK-11
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