As Olney Friends School prepares for its 180th academic year, many exciting changes are taking place on campus. Cynthia Walker, our Dean of Academic Affairs, and Micah Brownstein, our long-tenured Dean of Students, have been promoted to an interim Co-Head of School role for the 2017-2018 school year. Entering the new [...]
Commencement Schedule Friday May 26, 2017 3:30 - 5:30 Reception - Music Box -Sign in, meet your classmates, have a snack 4:00 Silent Auction begins (Collection Room) 5:30 Supper - gym (student sign outs with family members only) 7:30 Alumni and Friends Gathering - Stillwater Meetinghouse 8:30-9:30 Dessert in the [...]
While Olney Friends School currently enrolls its highest number of day students in recent history, the majority attend as either 5-day or 7-day boarders, thus they spend a considerable amount of time in their dorm rooms. At the beginning of the second semester, room assignments are changed, giving students the [...]
On Saturday, January 21st, an estimated 500,000-1,000,000 people took to the streets of the nation's capital for the Women's March on Washington. The event, which called for an end to gender-based violence and the promotion of women's health, environmental and social justice, religious freedom, and civil, women's and [...]
To conclude what was been a busy and exciting first semester to the 2016-2017 school year, students, faculty, family and friends celebrated the holiday season on Wednesday, December 14th.