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PK-12|Private
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575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, PA 19046

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(215) 886-4350
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"A culture of intellectual and creative ambition."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Religious
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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26 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · May 09, 2016
We hesitated about making the switch from our highly ranked public school to AFS. Three years later, there's no question we made the right choice. The academics are outstanding - much better than we ever experienced in public school. You can tell... more

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Submitted by a community member · November 09, 2014
This school has lost touch with the community. students and parents. School has been on years of steady decline and it continues. No accountable allows for costly mistakes and it shows. I was once told "I don't care what the parents say" when... more

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Submitted by a community member · October 16, 2012
Abington Friends School is an amazing school with amazing teachers and students. Everyday I go into school excited, and can't wait for long breaks to end to get back to school. I feel like I can tell my teachers anything, and I feel excepted and... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 22, 2012
During my son's years at AFS, he seemed annoyed by the treatment of the young athletes, he felt that the teachers there sometimes picked on the varsity athletes for obvious reasons. Over the 4 years he was there, I found the school to be very... more

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About this school

In a culture of intellectual and creative ambition, we cultivate fearless, curious learning for students age 3 through grade 12.. Engaged and purposeful in every moment, students leave AFS with clear, strong and thoughtful voices, prepared for lives of meaning and accomplishment. Abington Friends School, a Quaker, co-educational college preparatory school has stood on its original campus in Jenkintown since 1697.

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Abington Friends School
575 Washington Lane, Jenkintown, PA  19046
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 26 reviews. (215) 886-4350
Last modified Abington Friends School is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
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