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PK-12|Private
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School leader:  William G. Morris
270 Duck Pond Rd
Locust Valley, NY 11560

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(516) 676-0393
(516) 393-4276
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"College preparatory and Quaker values of respect, integrity and equality"

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  • Before / After care
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    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Service learning
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Video and film production...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Latin, Spanish
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Supports LD students: Neutral
Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2016
I do not have any experience with this but I do know there is a learning specialist in the lower school who works with children who need support in literacy. They have also added a new position to the lower school team, a math specialist, who just... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2016
I have a daughter currently enrolled in the lower school at Friends Academy and another daughter I plan on applying for the 3's program. My older daughter has been at Friends for 5 years now and I have never had an issue with any of the teachers,... more

Effective school leaders: Agree
Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2016
There is a new head of school at Friends. So far, she's shown excellent leadership skills despite being so new to our school. She has worked really hard at getting to know our community and has been a great addition to the leadership team.

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2016
My child is still young and in the lower school but her conversations about peaceful resolution of conflict and what it means to be a true, kind friend have really impressed me.

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About this school

Enrolling 779 students from age 3 through Grade 12, Friends Academy is guided by its Quaker heritage and the principles of integrity, simplicity, patience, moderation and a peaceful resolution of conflict. The school is located on 65 acres at the intersection of Piping Rock and Duck Pond roads in Locust Valley/Glen Cove. To learn more about the school or to schedule a tour, please visit the Friends Academy website, www.fa.org, www.facebook.com/friendsacademyNY or call (516) 676-0393.

January 11, 2017

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Last modified: December 8, 2016
Last modified Friends Academy is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
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