Welcome to Newtown Friends School

Newtown Friends School is a private independent school serving pre-kindergarten through eighth grade students in historic Newtown, PA.   We give students throughout Bucks County and nearby New Jersey communities an exceptional academic foundation, stimulating enrichment opportunities, and an affirming campus community that builds confidence and inspires a love for learning. Students and their parents find Newtown Friends to be a place of warmth and acceptance where they can truly feel at home.

Open to families of all faiths, Newtown Friends School embodies the timeless Quaker traditions of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, and stewardship — values that prepare our students to make a difference in the world.

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  • 292

    Students Enrolled
  • 100%

    Students Participating in Community Service
  • 35%

    Students of Color
  • 15

    Average Class Size
  • 12

    Average Years of Teacher Tenure
  • 25%

    Amount of the Annual Budget for Tuition Assistance
  • 8:1

    Student-teacher Ratio
  • 100%

    Students Studying a Foreign Language

Recent News

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  • 2022-2023 Applications Available

    We are pleased to share that applications for enrollment in the 2022-2023 school year are now available.  Families are strongly encouraged to apply early in the process, with a deadline of January 15.  Learn more through our Application Process page.  
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Learn how NFS’s innovative curriculum, academic rigor, and distinctive culture will set your child on a path to success in high school and beyond.
Located In Newtown, Pennsylvania, Newtown Friends School is a Private School For Grades Pre-K-8th Grade.