Come for a visit!
If you are looking for a high-achievement environment that is also a joyful, spirited place, visit us and learn why next year at AFS could be your student’s best yet. Come for a tour of campus, meet our faculty and students and learn about our Honors Scholarship and tuition-assistance programs.
Open House on Saturday, March 18
Abington Friends School is a destination for developing minds, offering spirited academics and the best environment for teaching and learning. Come for a visit and see for yourself.
Refreshments and Conversation at 12:30 p.m. in the Muller Lobby
Join us for a chance to connect with current AFS parents, members of the admission team and Head of School Rich Nourie.
Welcome and campus tours begin promptly at 1 p.m. The afternoon includes the opportunity to visit classrooms and interact with faculty, students, parents and administrators. We are excited to share information and answer your questions about our academic program, our culture of intellectual and creative ambition and our emphasis on cultivating fearless, curious learning in a joyful environment.
Students and parents can choose to visit our Lower, Middle or Upper School.
Reserve your spot by filling out the online registration form, or call us at 215-576-3950.
Join us any Wednesday at 9 a.m. for a light breakfast and tour of our campus and facilities. No RSVP required, just stop by! Tours meet at Tyson House.
Schedule a tour
To schedule a tour, call 215-886-4350 or send us an email. In the meantime we invite you to explore our website, which will help you begin to get a sense of our community.
Saturday Play Days are designed to give the youngest applicants a sense of a preschool classroom experience. This one hour visit includes use of classroom learning centers, arts and craft activities and group read-alouds. Applicants entering preschool as 4-year-olds and applicants to Kindergarten are individually assessed for readiness for both reading and quantitative skill building.
Student Visit (required for applicants to grades 1-11)
As a part of the application process, the student has the opportunity to attend a full day of classes with a host student. During the student visit, applicants are interviewed by a faculty member and/or an admission representative.
Parent Visit (required for all applicants to all grades)
As a part of the application process, the parent visit may include a tour of classes in action and a conversation with an admission representative to explore the ways your child will thrive in our learning community.