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. Education at AFS is in high-demand.
Open Houses 2017
Our Fall Open Houses will be on Saturday, October 21st at 1:00p.m. and Tuesday, November 7th at 9:00a.m. (election day) Attend an Open House to meet your admission representative, hear from Head of School, Rich Nourie, and interact with current students, parents and faculty. The Saturday event is more robust in information. The Weekday event is so that you can also see classes in action. Register for one or both events.
Specialty Information Sessions 2017
We will be hosting an Arts & Athletics Information Night on Wednesday, November 1st 6:30p.m. and an Affordability Information Night on Tuesday, December 5th 6:30pm. Registration will open in October.
Arts & Athletics Night, November 1
Affordability Night, December 5
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.