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School leader:  William R. Stewart
3830 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22304

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(703) 461-7222
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Best known for
"We are best known for ability to turn lives around."


  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Facilities
    Auditorium, Chapel / spiritual reflection center...


  • Academic focus
    Special Education, Religious
  • Arts
    Creative writing, Painting
  • World languages
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7 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · October 08, 2009
This is a school where students can be themselves without fear of being bullied for being different. LD and all students here are treated with respect by peers and staff alike. Each student's education is tailored to his/her needs and level of... more

Submitted by a community member · December 03, 2008
I am an academic tutor who works with an Alex Friends School student. I have been this young man's tutor for almost 7 years, through three schools. This year, his first at AFS, has been the most positive ever. The workload is manageable--which... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 24, 2008
My son cannot imagine going to school anywhere else. He has always been a bit of a 'square peg' but this school makes it their business to smooth those edges. It's a confortable nonthreatening environment. This shouldn't be something that's hard... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 24, 2008
Our son had difficulty at two schools that were supposed to be tailored to his needs. At Alexandria Friends, he is doing a good deal better academically and is much more comfortable with schooling. We attribute this to the caring, individual... more

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Students who come to AFS find that they enjoy going to school again. Here they discover a place where they are appreciated for who they are. Our "compassionately relentless" staff is dedicated to helping every student succeed and realize her or his personal best. At AFS, we succeed with students whom other schools have failed. Let us help your student reconnect to his/her natural curiosity and innate love of learning.

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Alexandria Friends School
3830 Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA  22304
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. (703) 461-7222
Last modified Alexandria Friends School is a Private school that serves grades 10-12