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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 197 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
197 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Friends School Of Wilmington Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

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

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

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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Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 197 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Wilmington, NC is $9,780 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Wilmington, NC is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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