Schedule a Visit with Abington Friends School
If you are looking for a high-achievement environment that is also a joyful, spirited place, connect with an AFS admissions representative and learn why next year at AFS could be your student’s best yet. Located in Jenkintown, PA, five minutes from the Philadelphia city border.
Book your in-person tour or virtual visit here, then explore our website to learn more about Quaker education and our academic program. An independent education may be more affordable than you think, AFS is proud to offer Merit Scholarships and Tuition Assistance.
On-Campus Tuesday Tours
Tuesday Tours at 8:30 a.m.
See classes in action! This is a 30-minute tour with an admission representative. Masks and a health pre-screening is required.
Preschool Preview Playdate
Wednesday, June 30 at 9:30 a.m.
Children ages two – five are invited to join us for Preschool Playdate Preview. Each Playdate will feature an outdoor activity and a peek into the AFS curriculum. Get out of the house, have fun and learn at AFS. Our next Preschool Preview is Wednesday, June 30: Story time with Paula.
All Preschool Previews are outside, all parents and children regardless of age are required to wear masks and complete a health pre-screening.
On-Campus Tours by Appointment
Schedule a Tour Today
Schedule a tour today by calling or emailing the admission representative for the grade that your child will be entering in Fall 2021.
Lower School Tour
Grades Pre-K – 4, Schedule a tour with Associate Director of Admission Lindsay Newlon
Middle School Tour
Grades 5 – 8, Schedule a tour with Assistant Director of Admission Aliyah Bullard
Upper School Tour
Grades 9 – 12, Schedule a tour with Assistant Director of Admission Mary Kay Napoli
We’ve established visitor guidelines to ensure the health and safety of our campus community. Please plan on wearing a face covering while on campus and to answer a pre-screening health questionnaire before you arrive to school.
Take a 360° Virtual Tour
Enjoy over 100 information hotspots, which include new videos and images from inside our Lower School classrooms to the new Richard N. Berman Athletics Center.
Virtual Admission One-on-One
Schedule a Virtual Zoom one-on-one conversation with an admission representative Monday through Friday by clicking on the name below of the appropriate admission representative:
Visit As An Applicant
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 book readings. 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.