Friends School Of Wilmington

  • 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 TypeMontessori 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 AffiliationFriends
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1994

Student Body

Total Students197 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Friends School Of Wilmington Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,000
Tuition NotesFinancial Aid available
% on Financial Aid
35%
Admissions DirectorJennifer Wilson Mathis
Admissions AssociateDavid Hoolahan

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, TennisBasketballSoccer,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music 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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  • Wilmington
    Grades: PK-12 | 99 students
    4.9 miles
    423 N. 23rd Street
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    (910) 343-1565
    4.9 PK-12
    99
  • Wilmington
    Grades: NS-12 | 652 students
    3.5 miles
    3900 S College Road
    Wilmington, NC 28412
    (910) 791-0287
    3.5 NS-12
    652
  • Wilmington
    Grades: PK-8 | 327 students
    5.3 miles
    806 Piner Rd
    Wilmington, NC 28409
    (910) 392-2067
    5.3 PK-8
    327
  • Wilmington
    Grades: 6-12 | 39 students
    3.8 miles
    3110 Randall Pkwy 1
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    (910) 343-3321
    3.8 6-12
    39
  • Wilmington
    Grades: NS-12 | 800 students
    4.5 miles
    1401 N College Rd
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    (910) 791-4248
    4.5 NS-12
    800

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