High Point Friends School

High Point Friends School is a coeducational, independent school located in High Point, North Carolina.
Founded in 1963 as a preschool and half-day Kindergarten by members of High Point Friends Meeting, today it serves students in preschool through 8th grade on a multi-building campus.
Our Vision: Guided by the Quaker principles of:Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality and StewardshipWe nurture that of God in every person through individual reflection,hands-on learning, and community service.
Our Mission: High Point Friends School, grounded in the Quaker belief,"there is that of God in everyone,"seeks to nurture the mind, body and spirit of all children,empowering them to contribute responsibly to our ever-changing world.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

High Point Friends School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1963
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
% on Financial Aid
70%
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Saja Montague

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Middle School Athletic Programs, Rock Climbing Club, Student Council

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Le Petit Ballet, Soccer Shots

School Notes

  • At High Point Friends School, students in Preschool through 8th grade are encouraged to think critically and work collaboratively to challenge their minds and nourish their spirit. Friends education emphasizes intellectual exploration, spiritual growth, and social responsibility rooted in the core Quaker values of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, and stewardship. Students can explore their interests and find their voice in a learning community that is safe, inclusive, and supportive.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of High Point Friends School?
The acceptance rate of High Point Friends School is 85%, which is lower than the national average of 87%.
Does High Point Friends School offer a summer program?
Yes, High Point Friends School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does High Point Friends School offer?
High Point Friends School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer and Volleyball.
What is High Point Friends School's ranking?
High Point Friends School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for: Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for High Point Friends School?
The application deadline for High Point Friends School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Guilford County, NC is $14,162 for elementary schools and $15,770 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Guilford County, NC is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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