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Friends Central School

Private | PK-12

 

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Situated in an urban neighborhood. The median home value is $413,800. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,340.

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Posted February 10, 2012

I attended FCS years back and I am researching it again for my kids. The most interesting thing I have discovered is that over 50% of my graduating class has achieved a University degree higher than a Bachelors and that over 25% have doctorates (MD,JD,PHD). I see only improvement in the "new" FCS and can't wait to rejoin the community.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 29, 2010

These kids are growing up to be leaders and great citizens.
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Posted December 26, 2009

An amazing educational environment that promotes inclusiveness and individuality combined with a rigorous academic curriculum and service requirement.
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Posted November 18, 2008

An excellent place to learn, explore, grow, and have fun!
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Posted September 11, 2008

great school good teachers great athletics
—Submitted by a student


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 77% 71%
Black 12% 15%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Hispanic 2% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1101 City Avenue
Penn Wynne, PA 19096
Phone: (610) 649-7440

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