Friends School Of Wilmington

350 Peiffer Avenue
Wilmington, NC 28409-0284
Tel: (910)791-8221
Grades: PK-8 | 184 students
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Friends School of Wilmington embraces the unique qualities of every child in an academically vigorous program that includes mathematics, language arts, science, social studies, art, music, foreign language, physical education, and service learning and outdoor education.
By nurturing, supporting, and academically challenging our students, our inclusive community builds confident, collaborative, independent thinkers who flourish as learners.
FSW is one of 82 Friends schools across the country, part of a 350-year tradition.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Friends Council on Education (FCE)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 184 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Friends School Of Wilmington Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,000
Tuition Notes Financial Aid available
% on Financial Aid
35%
Admissions Director Jennifer Wilson Mathis
Admissions Associate David Hoolahan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, TennisBasketballSoccer,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Programs After School Programs,

School Notes

  • Friends School of Wilmington embraces the unique qualities of every child in an academically vigorous program that includes mathematics, language arts, science, social studies, art, music, foreign language, physical education, and service learning and outdoor education. By nurturing, supporting, and academically challenging our students, our inclusive community builds confident, collaborative, independent thinkers who flourish as learners. FSW is one of 82 Friends schools across the country, part of a 350-year tradition.
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