Schedule a Visit with Abington Friends School
If you are looking for a school where students achieve their best in a joyful, spirited environment, connect with an AFS admissions representative and learn why next year at AFS could be your student’s best yet. Located on a beautiful 50 acre campus in Jenkintown, PA, just 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.
Read our current parent reviews on Niche.com. See where our graduates lead lives of purpose beyond AFS.
This is a 30 minute tour guided by an admission representative in the division of the grade your child will enter in 2023.
Spring 2023 Open Houses
March 11 Weekend Open House
Saturday, March 11 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Take a tour of the campus, and hear from current parents, students, faculty and Head of School Rich Nourie.
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 2023.
Lower School Tour
Grades Pre-K – 4, Schedule a tour with Associate Director of Admission Lindsay Newlon
Watch our Lower School preview video.
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
Masks may be required while on campus. An admissions representative can provide additional information on our health and safety policies before your visit.
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:
Lindsay Newlon for the Lower School (Preschool and grades K-4)
Aliyah Bullard for the Middle School (grades 5-8)
Mary Kay Napoli for Upper School (grades 9-11)
Visit As An Applicant
There is so much you can learn about AFS while searching our virtual tour, website and social media channels! Be sure to tune in!
Read more about the application process.
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.