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18
Oct

Students Learn to Bake in Survival Endeavor

In recent years, one of the more popular electives at Olney Friends School has been a wilderness survival Endeavor that places students in a hypothetical post-apocalyptic world where they are forced to forage for themselves without the luxuries and conveniences that have stifled the self-sufficiency of recent [...]

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10
Oct

Schedule: Homecoming 2016

Alumni, friends, and family: Join us on campus for a weekend of bonding and fun as we celebrate Homecoming 2016!

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02
Oct

Olney Attends Climate Change Solutions Event

Olney Friends School was honored at the Climate Change Solutions event located at the Great Lakes Science Center in Cleveland.  There were over one hundred guests in attendance, including state officials, the state director for Senator Sherrod Brown, and an expert panel. The Ohio Environmental Council’s Executive [...]

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26
Aug

Respect, Responsibility, and Helpfulness in Grade 10 Humanities

On Friday, August 26th, students in Grade 10 Humanities worked on group projects with the aim of creating visual representations of how respect, responsibility, and helpfulness are displayed in the Olney Friends School community.

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25
Aug

Almost Anything Goes 2016

Olney Friends School's annual Almost Anything Goes event is an opportunity for students to showcase their personalities and talents while forming friendships through a series of team-building exercises and performances.

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10
Aug

Environmental Information Event a Success at Olney

More than fifty people attended the Health and Community Impacts of Oil and Gas Development meeting at Olney Friends School. Experts shared their knowledge about fracking and local residents were given the opportunity to share their stories and ask questions.

Posted in: Import, Stewardship, Stories

26
Jul

Ohio Environmental Council Public Informational Meeting

Saturday, August 6, 2016 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Olney Friends School Main Building, Seminar and Collection Rooms 61830 Sandy Ridge Road Barnesville, Ohio

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21
Jul

Early Entrance Option at Olney Friends School

Chloe, a prospective student in Olney's Early Entrance Option, works on a project in the Stillwater Science Center with environmental scientists from Yale University.

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