Olney Friends School welcomes area residents to A Celebration of the Arts 2016. This event will take place on Saturday, May 7th from 3:00 -9:00 p.m. on our campus, located at 61830 Sandy Ridge Road in Barnesville, Ohio and is free to the public. On display will be student-produced works covering numerous genres, [...]
200 Organic Chickens Arrive on Campus
After considerable effort and volunteer hours, Olney's new broiler house is now complete. The first residents of the house are 200 organic chicks that arrived in mid-April. A special thanks to everyone who donate their time and labor to making this project possible!
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Eric Lundblade: Marathon Man
Olney Friends School congratulates humanities teacher Eric Lundblade for placing 631st out of nearly 31,000 runners at the 2016 Boston Marathon. Eric finished the race with a time of 2:52:11.
Sam Leath '06 Reflects on Olney Friends School
Sam Leath '06, a member of the Olney Friends School Board of Trustees (pictured above with OFS Business Manager Shelley Rockwell '82) shared this wonderful sentiment during the Board's retreat weekend that will surely resonate with so many who have called this place "home" at one point:
FarmOut 2016: Saturday, April 23rd
Olney Friends School is welcoming students currently in grades 6-8 to our 350-acre organic campus for Farm Out 2016. Join us for an exciting day of farm and educational workshops highlighted by a delicious farm-to-table feast and poetry slam event that evening.
Rezwan Choudhury and Family Visit Olney
Rezwan Choudhury '80 and family (wife Saima and son Abdullah) visited campus Tuesday afternoon. They were on their way to visit Purdue University, where Abdullah has been accepted. Rezwan regaled Shelley Rockwell, Anne Marie Taber, Donna Carter and Joe Sullivan with tales of his days at Olney. He is forever grateful [...]