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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  • 270

    Students Enrolled
  • 100%

    Students Participating in Community Service
  • 36%

    Students of Color
  • 14

    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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  • Schedule a Tour

    Newtown Friends School is pleased to welcome visitors for after-hours tours.  Visit our classrooms in the evening or on the weekend.  Please contact the Office of Admissions to arrange your private tour.  
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  • Apply Today

    We are now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year.  For more information, please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@newtownfriends.org or (215) 968-2225.  We look forward to sharing with you the benefits of a Newtown Friends School education.
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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.