A coed Friends school, pre-K to 12, on 47 acres in East Falls, Philadelphia


Back-to-School Dates

Back-to-School Dates

Stay in the know with these key back-to-school dates!

The full 2022-23 school calendar is now available online. Watch this short tutorial on how to sync it to your own calendar. 

The wall calendar, with its theme of outdoor learning, will be mailed to families in August.




Back-to-School Dates
August 15 Varsity and JV football begin
August 22 Fall varsity and JV sports begin
August 25  College Counseling brown-bag lunch with 10th and 11th grade athletics recruits, 12-1pm
August 26 Arts and the College Process brown-bag lunch, 12-1pm
August 27 Senior class retreat begins
August 29 9th grade and new 10th & 11th grade student program, 6-8pm
August 29 All 9th grade parents/caregivers and new 10th/11th grade parents/caregivers program, 6-8pm
August 30 12th grade college essay-writing program
September 6-7 Grades 9-12 parent and advisor "get acquainted" conferences
September 6 Pre-K to 5 family meeting and goal-setting conferences
September 6 11th grade orientation, 9am-1pm
September 6 6th grade orientation for all students and parents, 9-11am
September 6 9th grade orientation, 9am-3pm
September 6 7th & 8th grade orientation for new students and parents, 1-3pm
September 7 Pre-K to 5 classroom tours
September 7 Middle School registration and lunch social, 8am-12:30pm
September 7 10th grade orientation, 9am-2pm
September 7 12th grade orientation, 9am-1pm
September 7 Middle School parent and advisor "get acquainted" conferences, 1:30-5:30pm
September 7 Lower School Drop and Stop (rescheduled from Sept. 8)
September 8 Pre-K to 12 classes begin; All-School Assembly and all-school special dress day
September 8 12th grade parent/caregiver College Nuts and Bolts program (virtual), 
September 12 Middle School Drop and Stop for parents/caregivers
September 12 Middle School fall sports begin
September 15 Upper School Back-to-School Night
September 20 Middle School Back-to-School Night
September 22 Lower School Back-to-School Night


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