About Moorestown Friends School

Founded in 1785 by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Moorestown Friends School is an independent, coeducational college preparatory day school for students in Preschool through Grade 12, located in the center of historic Moorestown, New Jersey. Rooted in the Quaker principles of nonviolence, service, and respect for the individual, Moorestown Friends School is, in the words of its mission statement, “a community dedicated to educational excellence for a diverse student body, within an academically rigorous and balanced program emphasizing personal, ethical, and spiritual growth.”

ENROLLMENT:
Lower School enrollment: (Preschool – 4): 210
Middle School enrollment: (5 – 8): 211
Upper School enrollment: (9 – 12): 302

FINANCIAL AID: In 2016-2017, 29% of students in grades 1-12 received a total of $2,681,510 in financial assistance. The average grant was $14,449.

FACULTY: 100 full- and part-time faculty

SIZE OF GRADUATING CLASSES:
2017: 77
2016: 77
2015: 76

COLLEGE: Typically, 100% of Moorestown Friends School graduates matriculate at four-year colleges and universities.

SAT SCORES: The total average SAT score for the Class of 2016 was 1886—the highest in South Jersey by a significant margin.
Critical Reading: 630
Math: 628
Writing: 628
Avg. CR/M/WR: 1886

STUDENT BODY: 39% are students of color. A wide variety of religious faiths are represented as well. In keeping with the Quaker philosophy of honoring each individual, students representing different ethnic, cultural, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds are challenged daily to respect and learn from one another.

SPORTS: Varsity and Junior Varsity sports include: baseball, basketball, cross country, field hockey, fencing, golf, lacrosse, soccer, tennis and swimming. Middle School sports offered are baseball, basketball, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer and tennis.

For more information or to schedule a campus tour, please visit the school’s website mfriends.org or contact the school’s Admissions Office at (856) 914-4426 or admiss@mfriends.org.

 

 

MFS Moorestown Friends School
110 E. Main Street ∙ Moorestown, NJ 08057
MFSscholars@mfriends.org ∙ (856) 914-4493