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Notes for Prospective Students
The Mary McDowell Friends School is an independent,
Friends school for children with learning disabilities.
guiding principle, the School believes that every child with
learning disabilities can learn with the support of a community
dedicated to specialized teaching, cooperation and respect.
The School's approach is grounded in the Quaker values of
respect for individuals, personal, and social responsibility,
peaceful resolution of conflict, the importance of diversity and
the value of service.
Challenging and building on the strengths of
each child, the School cherishes the uniqueness of every
The School is committed to an educational partnership
between faculty and parents.
It serves as a resource in Brooklyn to
provide information about learning disabilities to professionals,
parents and the community.